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Fanny Wrappers

799 Higuera St.


Hours: 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., with extended hours closer to Halloween

Stock: Large variety of Legs Avenue women’s costumes, assortment of men’s and couple costumes and some object costumes such as a breathalyzer machine and vodka bottle for the extra creative.

Services: One-on-one service to discuss accessories and fit; costume try-on for three costumes at a time.

Popular Picks: Bumble bee in entrance (sold out but reordering), queen of hearts poker and the sexy cop.

“We are one of the least expensive stores in the area and we have such a large variety,” manager Linda Murray said.



Goodwill Outlet

880 Industrial Way


Hours: 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday; 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday

Stock: Rows and rows of previously worn Halloween costumes, hats, wigs and accessories.  Also a variety of jackets, dresses and other items that can be used in creating a Halloween costume.

Services: Staff to direct you in the right direction, as signs are placed above the rows with the names of costume categories such as witches, doctors and more.

Warning: There are no fitting rooms at this location.



Costume Capers

984 Chorro St.


Hours: 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.; closing half-an-hour later every week up to Halloween

Stock:  Largest variety in the area, Legs Avenue costumes for the women among many others,  men costumes, every accessory imaginable, hats, wigs and face paint.

Services: $2 try on fee for two pieces (will refund with purchase), three-day rental with security deposit required.

Popular Picks:  Legs Avenue costumes for women and Star Wars costumes for men.

“Have an idea when you come into the store,” manager Brandon Farmer said.  “We have an awesome staff that will help you and direct you to various sections of the store.”

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