Mardi Gras Costumes at Chicago Costume

Lets learn how to dress the part to celebrate Mardi Gras!

Mardi Gras is a festival celebrated in many parts of the world, most notably in New Orleans, Louisiana, and it's known for its colorful costumes, masks, and elaborate parades. If you're looking for ideas for Mardi Gras costumes, here are some popular options:

  1. Jester: The Jester is a classic Mardi Gras costume that is perfect for the festive occasion. The outfit usually consists of a brightly colored jumpsuit, a jester hat, and a mask. Shop Jester costumes

  2. Kings & Queens: A royal queen or king is a classic costume for Mardi Gras. Purple, green and gold are your colors! Shop Kings and Queens costumes

  3. Pirate: Another popular costume idea for Mardi Gras is a pirate outfit. This costume usually includes a pirate hat, eye patch, and a swashbuckling sword. Shop Pirates

  4. Masquerade Ball: Masquerade ball costumes are a popular option for Mardi Gras. These costumes typically include elaborate masks and formal attire, such as ball gowns for women and tuxedos for men. Shop Masquerade Masks

  5. Animal: Another fun option for a Mardi Gras costume is an animal outfit. You could choose to be a peacock, a butterfly, or even a flamingo. The possibilities are endless! Shop Animal Costumes
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  6. Superhero: If you're a fan of superheroes, why not dress up as one for Mardi Gras? You could be Superman, Wonder Woman, or any other superhero you love. Shop Superheroes

  7. Clown: A colorful and playful clown outfit is also a great option for Mardi Gras. You could go for a classic clown look, or put your own twist on the costume. Shop Clowns and Circus Costumes

  8. Wigs! Grab a great wig, feather boa , some body paint or glitter and just have fun! Shop Wigs

Remember, Mardi Gras is all about having fun and being creative, so don't be afraid to let your imagination run wild with your costume ideas! When in doubt, stop into Chicago Costume and we will make sure you look fabulous!