44 Easy Disney Halloween Costumes That Will Make You Cry Tears of Nostalgia

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Halloween is getting closer, and you and your friends have zero idea what you should dress up as. Luckily, Disney has you covered. From classic DCOMs and original Disney Channel TV shows to the iconic Disney movies you loved as a kid, those nostalgic Disney favorites will supply plenty of Halloween inspo for 2020.

Ahead, find easy Disney Halloween costumes for everyone in your crew.

Darla from Finding Nemo

Bonus points if you have a friend dress up as Nemo! If not, just put a fake goldfish in a plastic bag. Easy!

What you'll need: Rock n Roll Girl sweatshirt, $38


Sulley from Monsters, Inc.

Swipe on a purple lip and add your go-to faux fur coat from last winter to create a two-second Sulley look.

What you'll need: Faux fur scarf, $26


Mary Poppins from Mary Poppins Returns

Dress up in a full maroon set. Add a hat, bow tie and gloves and you're good to go!

What you'll need: Boater hat, $9


Elsa and Anna from Frozen

This sister duo is truly iconic. Get yourself a glitzy sequin gown or just reuse your prom dress from last year.

What you'll need: Dress, $59


Minnie Mouse

Repurpose those ears you bought at Disney World and then never used again. Pair them up with a polka dot dress for a super easy Halloween costume.

What you'll need: Ears, $6


Tinker Bell and Fawn from Tinker Bell

Much like Tinker Bell, if I don't get showered in attention, I will die. If I'm speaking your truth, grab a set of wings and a green mini pronto.

What you'll need: Wings, $11


The Incredible Family from Incredibles

This one is perfect for a big group. If you're not in the mood to craft an entire costume, simply get your hands on the red bodysuit!

What you'll need: Incredibles Bodysuit, $46


Lilo from Lilo & Stitch

You and your bestie can dress up as these adorable animated BFFs. This costume idea is also a fun DIY project for you and your bestie — craft a hula skirt, head crown, and floppy blue ears.

What you'll need: Tube Top, $8


Woody and Buzz Lightyear from Toy Story

It's surprisingly easy to bring Toy Story's best friends to life. Grab a BFF to recreate this look with you.

What you'll need: Cowboy hat, $26, Amazon


Lizzie and Miranda from Lizzie McGuire

These two are the OG BFFs that we all looked up to growing up. If you're channeling Lizzie, rock denim and a bright color (or two). For Miranda, don't forget to add a fuzzy scrunchie or hat to complete your look. Bonus points if you make a DIY cut-out of cartoon Lizzie.

What you'll need: Scrunchie, $7


Nemo, Dory, and Marlin from Finding Nemo

An oldie but a goodie — the adorable fish from everyone's favorite childhood movie are perfect for a simple yet fun group costume with your BFFs.

What you'll need: Tutu, $20


Kuzco from The Emperor's New Groove

Throw it back to OG Disney Channel and dress up as our fave emperor. Just belt a large red tee and make a DIY crown with yellow construction paper. Also, grab a friend to go as Yzma or Pacha.

What you'll need: T-Shirt Dress, $20


Alice and the Mad Hatter from Alice in Wonderland

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Become the closest friends in Wonderland with these costumes.

What you'll need: Blue Dress, $31


Big Hero 6 from Big Hero 6

This action-packed film just came back as a new animated series, which makes this the perfect time to dress up as these super characters.

What you'll need: Beanie, $10


Powerline from A Goofy Movie

Unleash your inner rockstar and stand out with this easy costume. Besides, yellow is your color and you know it.

What you'll need: Black Belt, $19


Disney Princesses in PJs from Ralph Breaks the Internet

Want to look like a princess but be super comfy? Well, grab your friends and your PJs to complete this look. Even better, it’s likely no one else will have this costume since the movie hasn’t come out yet. Definitely a win/win!

What you'll need: Bomber Jacket, $80


Dalmatians from 101 Dalmatians

If you have 100 other friends, then this costume is absolutely perfect. Even if you don’t, it’s still a good costume for all your friends to join in.

What you'll need: Black Felt Fabric, $8


Oozma Kappa Fraternity Members from Monsters University

Membership into Oozma Kappa is open to everyone so grab ALL your friends and rush the best fraternity at Monsters University.

What you'll need: MU Baseball Cap, $15


The Muses from Hercules

You might not think you’re in love just yet, but everyone else will certainly fall in love with your group when you show up in these costumes.

What you'll need: Dress, $30


George and Meg from Paperman

Inspired by one of the most iconic animated shorts, this outfit is so easy to recreate thanks to all the professional clothes you probably have in your closet. Just make sure to bring extra paper planes in case you lose one.

What you'll need: Blazer, $15


Roxanne and Barret Girl from A Goofy Movie and An Extremely Goofy Movie

These two girls stole the scenes in these films and their outfits are also super comfy for any long night you might have planned.

What you'll need: Bermuda Shorts, $26


Aliens from Toy Story

The good thing about this one is that there is no limit on how many friends can join in on this costume just beware of the claw.

What you'll need: Alien Hat, $9


The Gang from Recess

School might be in session, but that doesn’t mean recess is cancelled. There are so many characters in the series to choose from. There’s someone for everyone to be no matter how big or small your group is.

What you'll need: Green Tank Top, $7


Hannah Montana

Have the best of both worlds or at least the best costume at any party you go to.

What you'll need: Pink Jacket, $30


Lizzie McGuire, Isabella, and scumbag Paolo from The Lizzie McGuire Movie

Another Lizzie costume — but this time, from the movie! If you only have two people, one of you can make half of your body Lizzie and the other half Isabella, while the other person can be Paolo.

What you'll need: Mic, $11


Zenon and Proto Zoa from Zenon: Girl of the 21st Century

If the whole squad's going out for Halloween, two people can also be Nebula and Commander Plank. Lunarious!

What you'll need: Pink Bodysuit, $27


Belle from Beauty and the Beasty

This is literally the best costume for any of your Halloween plans. Become the belle of any party you to or relax at home with your favorite books. Either way, you're doing it right.

What you'll need: Tiara, $8


Aqua, Galleria, Chanel, and Dorinda from The Cheetah Girls

This quartet is totally cheetahlicious. Cheetah Girl Adrienne Bailon recently shared what a reboot of the franchise would look like.

What you'll need: Headband, $11


Maleficent and Mal from Descendants

This mother-daughter costume duo will make you the envy of everyone at your family's annual Halloween bash. But if you're not feeling Mal, you can always go as the badass Uma.

What you'll need: Horns, $20


Penny Proud from The Proud Family

This easy costume will transform you into this Disney Channel fave.

What you'll need: Pink Blazer, $29


Gabriella and Troy from High School Musical

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You'll never want to break free and go your own way after donning this couples costume.

What you'll need: Lab Coat, $25


Hallie and Duncan from My Date with the President's Daughter

This DCOM imposter is a classic '90s gem. You know you always wanted that pink dress, don't lie to me.

What you'll need: Pink Dress, $47


Zoey Stevens from Zapped

If you and bae want a couples costume for Zapped, they can always be the Jackson to your Zoey.

What you'll need: Phone Case, $8


Gaston from Beauty and the Beast

No one DIYs their costumes like Gaston!

What you'll need: Red shirt, $12


Cory and Topanga from Boy Meets World

These people went as Cory and Topanga, circa Season 1, back when Cory's hair was bushier and Topanga was a total weirdo.

What you'll need: Baseball Cap, $21, Amazon


Justin Yoder from Miracle in Lane 2

If you're needing another costume to go with the soap box derby kid, you or your friend can always dress up as God. Remember, He was in the movie?

What you'll need: Cardboard, $14, Amazon


Pat from Smart House

If you're not feeling the Pat look, you can always go as the actual house like one clever person did. Or, better yet, you and your bestie can go as both.

What you'll need: Red Headband, $7, Amazon


Rufus, Ron Stoppable, and Kim Possible from Kim Possible

Call and beep everyone when you rock these costumes, because they are the fo sheezy and off the heezy, as Dr. Drakken would put it.

What you'll need: Joggers, $39, Urban Outfitters


Eve from Life Size

You can totally be a star as this DCOM imposter character. Grab a friend dressed as Lindsay Lohan's character and you've got one fantastic couples costume.

What you'll need: Pink Dress, $36, Lulus


Alexia Wheaton from Wish Upon a Star

Yet another DCOM imposter character who is totally worthy of your time this Halloween. Your little sister can be Hayley Wheaton to really seal the deal.

What you'll need: Polka Dot Skirt, $10, Forever 21


Scar from The Lion King

All that you really need for this costume is face paint and you can have all kinds of fun becoming one of Disney's greatest villains.

What you'll need: Face Paint, $10


London and Maddie from The Suite Life of Zack and Cody

This Disney Channel dream team is totally (dare we say it?) suite. Besties for life.

What you'll need: Necktie, $11


Liz Anya and her assistant from That's So Raven

This is super topical, since Raven-Symoné and Anneliese van der Pol recently reprised their ~iconic~ roles on the Season 1 finale of Raven's Home. Oh snap!

What you'll need: Wig, $10, Amazon


Zack, Esteban, and Cody from The Suite Life of Zack and Cody

Adrian R'Mante, aka Esteban Julio Ricardo Montoya De La Rosa Ramirez, shared this epic trio costume.

What you'll need: Blazer, $52, Missguided


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