The Most Popular Halloween Costumes of Each Year


What year were you born? What were your peak trick-or-treating years? Take a look back at all of the year's most popular costumes, and reminisce on what you might've been [unless your parents forced you into some nonsense all the time].

1985: Hulk Hogan

1986: Care Bears

1987: Where's Waldo

1988: Elvira

1989: Batman

1990: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

1991: Terminator

1992: Catwoman

1993: Barney

1994: Power Rangers

1995: Star Trek

1996: Scream

1997: Batman and Robin

1998: South Park

1999: The Matrix

2000: Austin Powers

2001: SNL Spartan Cheerleaders

2002: Spiderman

2003: Pirates

2004: Spongebob Squarepants

2005: Star Wars

2006: Barack Obama

2007: Spiderman

2008: The Joker

2009: Vampire

2010: Lady Gaga

2011: Jersey Shore

2012: The Avengers

2013: Twerkin Teddy/Miley's performances

2014: Elsa/anyone from Frozen

2015: Caitlyn Jenner

2016: Donald Trump

2017: Hocus Pocus

2018 AND 2019: Fortnite

And some of my favorite ideas for 2020: Trolls World Tour or Murder Hornets.

SEE SOME OF MY PAST COSTUMES HERE!