43 Toddler Halloween Costumes That Are Total Treats

From superheroes to snack foods, our picks for the cutest toddler Halloween costume ideas will appeal to parents and kids alike.
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ByAudrey Morgan
Mar 2020

Halloween has a way of sneaking up on us. (Boo!) Whether you’re a DIY queen with a big crafts closet or someone who just wants to take your pick of outfits at the store (or better, online!) and be done with it, we’ve got dozens of toddler Halloween costume ideas for you, from super-cute toddler costumes to slightly scary toddler costumes. Rest assured that when October 31 rolls around, you’ll be trick-or-treat ready.

Toddler Boy Halloween Costumes

Here, shop the best toddler Halloween costumes for 1-year-old, 2-year-old and 3-year-old boys. Suit up your little hero in any of our perfect picks and watch him spring into action.

Photo: Courtesy BuySeasons

Spiderman Toddler Halloween Costume

On the hunt for a toddler superhero costume? Little boys turn into Spiderman instantly with this getup that comes with a half skullcap and padded jumpsuit.

Buy it: BuySeasons Toddler Kids’ Marvel Spider-Man Costume, $27, Target.com

Photo: Courtesy BuySeasons

Batman Toddler Halloween Costume

There are plenty more toddler superhero costumes where that came from. If cuteness is a weapon, then Gotham City is safe with your tot in this classic costume, complete with a cape and mask. It’s available in sizes 2T to 4T.

Buy it: BuySeasons Batman Toddler Boy Costume, $17, Target.com

Photo: Courtesy Star Wars

Chewbacca Toddler Halloween Costume

How about toddler boy Halloween costumes inspired by other movies? Your mini Wookiee warrior is ready to make everything right in the galaxy with this faux-fur jumpsuit.

Buy it: Star Wars Classic Premium Toddler Chewbacca Halloween Costume, $43, Walmart.com

Photo: Courtesy Carter's

Avocado Toddler Halloween Costume

If you’re looking for more unique toddler Halloween costume ideas for boys, turn to food. Avocado toast? Nope, try avocado toddler. This too-cute toddler costume comes with tights, a top and a fleecy zip-up bodysuit, perfect for chilly October weather.

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Buy it: Carter’s Halloween Costume in Little Avocado, starting from $10 Amazon.com

Photo: Courtesy Disney

Mickey Mouse Toddler Halloween Costume

What’s magical about this cute and snuggly Disney toddler costume? It’s got snap buttons for easy diaper changing. (Hot diggety dog!) It’s an excellent Halloween costume for a 1-year-old (or even 18-month-old) boy.

Buy it: Disney Disguise My First Disney Mickey Costume, starting from $14, Amazon.com

Photo: Courtesy BooBah Blue

Lion Toddler Halloween Costume

Hear me roar! This handmade lion costume for toddler boys or girls is the perfect safari look for your little one. Because let’s face it: Life with a toddler is always an adventure. It’s also available in kids’ sizes if you want your tot to match their older sibling. Lions travel in prides, after all.

Buy it: BooBah Blue Lion Halloween Toddler Costume for Boys or Girls, starting from $96, Etsy.com

Toddler Girl Halloween Costumes

Yup, we’ve got your princess toddler costumes. But we’ve also included Wonder Woman, the fearless warrior Moana and other toddler girl Halloween costumes for kids who want to venture outside the castle.

Photo: Courtesy Top of the Beanstalk

Little Red Riding Hood Toddler Halloween Costume

This beautiful cape transforms any toddler girl into Little Red Riding Hood. We love all the details, like the patterned lining and metallic gold bow. It’s also made from soft, cozy flannel to keep her toasty despite an autumn chill.

Buy it: Top of the Beanstalk Gold and Red Little Red Riding Hood Toddler Costume, starting from $45, Etsy.com

Photo: Courtesy FashionModa4U

Elsa Toddler Halloween Costume

Let it go—your costume worries, that is. This sweet five-piece Frozen-inspired dress set has you covered, with a glittery dress, gloves, tiara, wand and hair clip braids. The smallest sizes fits a 3-year-old, making it ideal for older tots.

Buy it: FashionModa4U Frozen Inspired Dress, $23, Amazon.com

Photo: Courtesy Rubie's

Wonder Woman Toddler Halloween Costume

With this true-to-character costume (check out those gauntlets!) your pint-sized Amazon will rule the party.

Buy it: Rubie’s Costume Co DC Comics Wonder Woman Toddler Costume, $22, Amazon.com

Photo: Courtesy Pottery Barn Kids

Deer Toddler Halloween Costume

Your dear child will look too cute for words in this whimsical 3T girl Halloween costume. With a flower crown, tulle tutu and faux fur, it’s everything a toddler girl could want.

Buy it: Pottery Barn Kids Woodland Deer Tutu Costume, $89, PotteryBarnKids.com

Photo: Courtesy Disney

Moana Toddler Halloween Costume

Bring the Polynesian islands to your block with this adorable Moana Disney toddler costume, featuring a fringe skirt and printed top. The 3-year-old Halloween outfit just needs sandals.

Buy it: Disney’s Moana Adventure Outfit, $11, Walmart.com

Photo: Courtesy Disguise

Belle Toddler Halloween Costume

We know many kids can’t get enough of their favorite princess, so we’re adding to our list of Disney toddler costumes. This Beauty and the Beast-themed outfit will make her the Belle of the Halloween ball.

Buy it: Disney Disguise Princess Toddler Belle Classic Costume, starting from $16, Amazon.com

Scary Toddler Halloween Costumes

When you’re brainstorming some toddler Halloween costume ideas, you don’t want to stray too scary—you obviously don’t want to frighten your tot or any friends they’re celebrating with. But that doesn’t mean you can’t pay tribute to Halloween’s spookier side at all. These scary-cute toddler costumes honor traditional October 31 motifs in a kid-friendly way.

Photo: Courtesy Pottery Barn Kids

Ghost Toddler Halloween Costume

The best scary toddler costumes are a fun, modern twist on traditional Halloween outfits. This smiley spirit lights up in the dark, so your kid will be way too impressed to be scared.

Buy it: Pottery Barn Kids Toddler Light Up Ghost Tutu Costume, $69, PotteryBarnKids.com

Photo: Courtesy ME and REEKIE

Mummy Toddler Halloween Costume

This mummy print top and bottoms set is cool (and casual) enough for a day at preschool. Yes, those are harem pants. How fun is that?

Buy it: ME and REEKIE Toddler Mummy Costume Long Sleeve Shirt and Harem Pants, starting from $61, Etsy.com

Photo: Courtesy Hyde & EEK! Boutique

Dragon Toddler Halloween Costume

Fly high with this winged toddler costume. It’s got creepy scales, fabric spikes and a removable head with sharp—okay, very soft—teeth. Get it in 2T and up.

Buy it: Hyde & EEK! Boutique Toddler Dark Dragon Halloween Costume, $25, Target.com

Photo: Courtesy InCharacter

Werewolf Toddler Halloween Costume

Your little one can have some major mood swings—just like the mythical werewolf. With it’s flannel shirt, fuzzy boots and furry hood, this cozy toddler costume will keep them warm all while looking fierce. Confused about the sizing? “Medium” fits 12 to 18 months, while “large” fits 18 to 24.

Buy it: InCharacter Wee Werewolf Costume, starting from $38, Amazon.com

Photo: Courtesy Underwraps Costumes

Spider Toddler Halloween Costume

If spiders give you the jitters, this toddler Halloween costume might just cure your phobia. How can you hate an arachnid this plush?

Buy it: Underwraps Costumes Toddler Spider Halloween Costume, $28, Target.com

Unique Toddler Halloween Costumes

With these ingenious toddler Halloween costume ideas, your little one will stand out in the crowd.

Photo: Courtesy The Silver Closet

Rosie the Riveter Toddler Halloween Costume

It’s never too early to raise a feminist. This iconic look comes toddler-sized with a denim shirt, Rosie patch and polka dot headband.

Buy it: The Silver Closet Babies & Girls Rosie the Riveter Costume, $23, Etsy.com

Photo: Courtesy The Costume Cafe

Rainbow Toddler Halloween Costume

You can’t always make your toddler smile (we know those tantrums all too well), but they’ll still light up everybody’s life in this sunshine-y, giggle-inducing rainbow costume.

Buy it: The Costume Cafe Kids Rainbow Halloween Costume, starting from $70, Etsy.com

Photo: Courtesy oKids

Hedgehog Toddler Halloween Costume

When in doubt, go with a cute critter. While toddler animal costumes are ever-popular, less-thought-of animals like hedgehogs are still a creative choice. And this handmade option is certainly one-of-a-kind. (FYI, this is our favorite Etsy shop for unique kids’ Halloween costumes. It’s truly got everything, from a too-cool tiger shark getup to an aww-worthy snail ensemble.)

Buy it: oKidz Hedgehog Toddler Halloween Costume, starting from $87, Etsy.com

Photo: Courtesy Pottery Barn Kids

Emoji Toddler Halloween Costume

Embrace the modern age with this totally glam emoji-inspired toddler outfit. You can even get the 3T girl Halloween costume with a matching kissy-face candy bag.

Buy it: Toddler Glitter Emoji Costume, $49, PotteryBarnKids.com

Photo: Courtesy Hyde & EEK! Boutique

Chameleon Toddler Halloween Costume

Your munchkin definitely won’t blend into the crowd with this colorful chameleon toddler costume.

Buy it: Hyde and EEK! Boutique Toddler Chameleon Halloween Costume, $25, Target.com

Cute Toddler Halloween Costumes

There’s cute, and then there’s cute. We found these Halloween costumes for toddlers especially irresistible.

Photo: Courtesy Princess Paradise

Bumble Bee Toddler Halloween Costume

Among the cute Halloween costumes for toddler boys and girls alike, this bee outfit will create quite the buzz. It features a chenille bumble bee bodysuit with tulle wings and a hood with antennae.

Buy it: Princess Paradise Baby Stinger the Bee Deluxe Costume, starting from $32, Amazon.com

Photo: Courtesy Spritz

Toddler Bunny Halloween Costume

Let them hip-hop around on Halloween night in this fuzzy, affordable toddler bunny costume in sizes 2T and up. If you have twins, consider a coordinating carrot costume for their sibling.

Buy it: Spritz Toddler Plush Bunny Costume in Brown, $20, Target.com

Photo: Courtesy InCharacter

Monkey Toddler Halloween Costume

We bet you’re used to your kid monkeying around. He’ll look the part in this super-soft zippered jumpsuit, which features ears, a tail and non-skid feet.

Buy it: InCharacter Fun World Baby Lil’ Monkey Costume, starting from $40, Amazon.com

Photo: Courtesy Miss Madelyn's Bows

Dalmatian Toddler Halloween Costume

If you’re looking for cute toddler Halloween costume ideas, a precious little puppy is a foolproof option! This handmade Dalmatian outfit comes with the floppy ear headband, tutu skirt, top and spotted tail.

Buy it: Miss Madelyn’s Bows Dalmatian Costume, starting from $38, Etsy.com

Photo: Courtesy The Costume Cafe

Pie Toddler Halloween Costume

Shopping for a tot who’s sweet as pie? Buy one of this Etsy shop’s dessert-inspired toddler costumes, which are cute enough to eat up. Choose the “flavor,” from blueberry to pumpkin and everything in between. You also have your pick from a wide range of sizes, starting with infant options all the way up to adult costumes! (#twinning)

Buy it: The Costume Cafe Baby Pie Costume, starting from $85, Etsy.com

Funny Toddler Halloween Costumes

Put the trick in trick-or-treat with these hilarious toddler Halloween costumes for boys and girls.

Photo: Courtesy Forum Novelties

Chicken Toddler Halloween Costume

Passersby will flock over to get a look at this funny chicken outfit. You know what really gets us? Those chicken leg booties!

Buy it: Forum Novelties Plush Cuddlee Lovable Chicken Costume in Toddler Size, $19, Amazon.com

Photo: Courtesy HalloweenCostumes.com

Ace Ventura Toddler Halloween Costume

On the hunt for funny toddler Halloween costumes? Alrighty then! We’ve got the one for you. Dress your kiddo as Ace Ventura, Pet Detective, and let your mini Jim Carrey have a ball.

Buy it: HalloweenCostumes.com Toddler Ace Ventura Costume with Wig, starting from $35, HalloweenCostumes.com

Photo: Courtesy Rubie's

Doughnut Toddler Halloween Costume

This costume is absolutely delicious. Get in on the fun with a cop costume, and tote your little donut around from house to house.

Buy it: Halloween Dunk Your Doughnut Toddler Costume, $28, Walmart.com

Photo: Courtesy HalloweenCostumes.com

Ron Burgundy Toddler Halloween Costume

This toddler Halloween costume is sort of a big deal. In this twill suit, tie, wig, mustache and press badge, your little boy will look just like Will Ferrell in the beloved movie Anchorman.

Buy it: HalloweenCostumes.com Anchorman Toddler Ron Burgundy Costume, starting from $10, HalloweenCostumes.com

Photo: Courtesy Serafina Creations

Old Lady Toddler Halloween Costume

Everyone will get a kick out of your little toddler dressed as an old lady. The costume comes with the wig, glasses and glasses chain holder—just add an old-timey dress and grandma sweater, and your youngster will have aged 80 years.

Buy it: Serafina Creations grandma toddler costume, $50, Etsy.com

Cheap Toddler Halloween Costumes

You don’t have to spend big for a cute toddler costume. These wonderfully affordable Halloween outfits for tots all run under $25.

Photo: Courtesy Rubie's

Corn Toddler Halloween Costume

Forget the scarecrow—dress baby up as the corn! It’s just, well, corny enough.

Buy it: Rubie’s Toddler Corn Husk Halloween Costume, $24, Target.com

Photo: Courtesy Spooktacular Creations

Toddler Pumpkin Halloween Costume

Keep to the classics with this adorably oversized pumpkin outfit for your 1-, 2- or 3-year-old. It has special details like a pumpkin vine trim that set it apart from other squashes on the street.

Buy it: Spooktacular Creations Deluxe Pumpkin Costume Set, starting from $17, Amazon.com

Photo: Courtesy California Costumes

Alice in Wonderland Toddler Halloween Costume

Halloween is fast approaching—don’t be late for the very important date! This darling toddler Halloween costume includes a blue and white apron dress and black headband.

Buy it: California Costumes Lil’ Alice Girls’ Toddler Halloween Costume, $24 Walmart.com

Photo: Courtesy Spirit Halloween

Candy Corn Toddler Halloween Costume

Toddler Halloween costumes don’t get much sweeter than this—and at a very palatable price! It comes with a soft pullover one-piece and matching pants. Everyone will eat this cute toddler costume right up.

Buy it: Spirit Halloween Baby Candy Corn Belly Costume, $20, SpiritHalloween.com

Photo: Courtesy Disney

Buzz Lightyear Toddler Halloween Costume

Because Toy Story will always have our hearts—and our kids’ hearts too. Peep the product page for even more affordable bodysuit options, including Woody and Monsters Inc.’s Mike Wazowski.

Buy it: Disney Boys Buzz Lightyear Costume, starting from $20, Amazon.com

DIY Toddler Halloween Costumes

Are you a Pinterest pro? Or simply don’t want to spend extra money on a toddler costume you could make at home? You can make these creative DIY toddler Halloween costumes at home with basic craft supplies.

Sushi Roll Toddler Halloween Costume

This DIY sushi costume demonstrates how black duct tape, foam pieces and spray paint can turn your toddler into a cute California roll.

Crazy Cat Lady Toddler Halloween Costume

For a hilarious take on the trope, simply attach baby’s favorite stuffed animals to a robe to make one of the most purr-fectly simple Halloween costumes for toddlers.

The Good Dinosaur Toddler Halloween Costume

If your toddler likes playing dinosaurs, they’ll love dressing the part in this camo hoodie number.

Game of Thrones Toddler Halloween Costume

We bow down to this fur-ociously cute Lord Snow toddler Halloween costume idea that’s also simple to pull off (not including the “wolf” stand-in, that is!).

Peacock Toddler Halloween Costume

Your tot will love shaking their tail feathers in this fabulous toddler halloween costume. For the tutu, you’ll need tulle, a plastic fan and feathers. Simply attach the feathers to the fan using a glue gun with help from this tutorial.

Up Toddler Halloween Costume

A gray cardigan, glasses and a bouquet of balloons can transform your tot into the grandpa in the Pixar favorite Up. For the walker, affix pipes to tennis balls.

Updated September 2019

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