Fright Night - Halloween Costumes

{Image via Hannah Read-Baldry}

There are two kinds of people in this world: those who plan their costumes for weeks and those who panic and wear a bed sheet at the last minute.

Here’s another option. Get your costume this weekend, and be prepared a whole week in advance.

Be ready to hit your favorite haunts in a spooktacular costume. Here's a list of Edmonton's best halloween destinations:

Theatre Garage
What: An unbelievable selection of high quality costumes to rent. Due to its theatre roots, this place has the best collection for a group theme! Garage also features wigs, accessories, hats and more to personalize your costume.
Where: #102 10575-115st (map) (780.498.6208)

Karries Kostumes
What: Costume rentals and sales. This shop also sells dance supplies, and has the best professional costume makeup – guaranteed to last until the last witch comes home.
Where: 2001 Gervais Road, St. Albert (map). (780 460 2626)

Custom Costumes
What: 10,000 sq feet of Halloween. Everything you can imagine heaped into one location.
Where: #103 2920 Calgary Trail South (map). Close to Cora’s and Outback Steakhouse.

Value Village
What: Best for the traditional do-it-yourselfer. Scour the racks for the used and new costume components.
Where: Five stores in Edmonton. Find the one closest to you.

Spirit Halloween
What: Halloween pop-up warehouse featuring costumes, accessories, decorations, wigs, make-up and everything else.
Where: Two temporary locations in Edmonton.

Spirit - West Edmonton (FORMER ETAGIERE)
10363 - 170 Street (map) (780-486-6660)

Spirit - South Edmonton (FORMER A& B SOUND)
3110 Calgary Trail (map) (780-486-6669)

{Photo via Deborah Turbeville for fandango}