Seven DIY Halloween Costume Ideas for Your Kiddos - Reunion CO

Seven DIY Halloween Costume Ideas for Your Kiddos

The leaves are changing and the smell of apple cider is in the air, so you know what that means: Halloween is just around the corner. If you’re looking for spooktacular do-it-yourself costume ideas during this time of creativity and imagination, you’re in for a treat! Plus, if you start preparing now, you’re sure to look extra enchanting for our much-anticipated annual Trunk or Treat event. Keep reading for seven imaginative costume ideas to ensure your kids have a hauntingly good time this Halloween.

The Neighborhood Explorer

Inspire your little adventurer to embrace the Reunion spirit by dressing up as an explorer. With a magnifying glass in hand, your child can embark on a quest to discover the wonders of your community — just like they would during a fun afternoon stroll along our beautiful trails


This super-sweet idea even has a cherry on top! Your milkshake costume comes together easily with just a few supplies, including poster board, hot glue, and a pool noodle. With a dash of creativity and a sprinkle of fun, you and your child can whip up this delightful costume as a fantastic bonding activity before the Halloween festivities begin. 

Playtime Park Ranger

Channel your little one’s excitement for outdoor adventures by dressing them as a park ranger. Decked out in a stylish uniform and with a walking stick in hand, they can celebrate the thrill of exploration and the joy of playing outdoors with friends in our gorgeous Colorado surroundings. 

Cosmic Astronaut

Inspire your child to embark to the stars by dressing as a cosmic astronaut. Outfitted with a spacesuit and a futuristic helmet, they will dream of galaxies far, far away — not to mention the Milky Way bar found in the bottom of their candy basket!

Enchanted Garden Fairy

Allow your child to step into the fanciful world of an enchanted garden fairy. Dressed in floral accessories and delicate wings, this costume transports them to a realm where nature’s beauty knows no bounds — and no, we aren’t just talking about our special community here at Reunion. This outfit will ensure a magical experience on their quest for Halloween candy! 

Friendly Farmer

Embrace the rustic charm of Reunion by turning your child into a friendly farmer. With a plaid shirt, overalls, and a basket of play vegetables, this costume pays tribute to Reunion’s connection to nature and the joy of sustainable living.

Spirited Superhero

Bring out your child’s inner caped crusader with this no-sew superhero costume. Combine this emblem-adorned mask with their soaring sense of imagination and they’ll be ready to take on any Halloween adventure! We sure are grateful to have these heroes in our neighborhood fighting dastardly foes and saving the day with their unwavering bravery. 

As the fall season casts its enchanting spell over Reunion, we’re eager to see our littlest Reunion friends in their amazing outfits. So gather your materials, ignite your creativity, and let your kids embark on an artsy journey to create their ideal costumes this year! 

If you also fall in love with the magic of this season, you’d surely enjoy the year-round hometown spirit at Reunion. We’d love nothing more than to welcome you into our lives — call us today to find out more about joining our spooktacular community!