Halloween is quickly approaching. In fact, it's so close that we've found ourselves overwhelmed by costume inferiority complex -- you know, when you're worried your costume won't measure up in a crowd. Then we remember we live in a city brimming with history, beauty and spooky tales, and our costume options are endless. If you're struggling, we've got a few ideas for you -- Newport style.
STAND OUT FROM THE CROWD
Transform into a socialite and a motor racing enthusiast by dressing, acting and talking the part.
Dress as an iconic history maker, Ida Lewis, the first female lighthouse keeper and cultural hero.
Who wouldn't want to be an heiress, socialite, philanthropist and the daughter of a wealthy tycoon for a night? Call up the uber driver and have him take you straight to Rough Point, it's time to get this Halloween started.
Gilded Age Beauty
Think Gilded Age, meets Great Gatsby, meets Downton Abbey. Now hit your favorite vintage shops and have a field day.
Get your dose of Vitamin Sea just in time for Halloween here in the City by the C...
Hall of Fame Tennis Player
Game, Set, Match...what is easier than this costume when you could grab EVERYTHING you could possibly think of at the International Tennis Hall of Fame Pro Shop...
FOR THE FURRY FRIENDS
Captain K-9...or Feline
Your trusty sidekick will guide you on your Halloween travels with his/her trusty captain's cap and eager attitude.
See above for our fabulous Newport Pirate themed costume, match with your furry friend and you will be able to take over Newport Harbor in NO time.
FOR THE ROMANTIC DUO'S
Swoon and swim your way through the costume parties and Halloween soiree's as the cutest and well dressed couple there is
Fish & Fisherman / Fisherwoman
Show off your best catch, and we are not talking about Pokémon anymore...
FOR THE GROUP
March and salute like you are a true American hero. This costume will for sure keep you warm and make some heads turn.
Pick your favorite nighttime hot spot and dress for the occasion. Put on your best mustache for O'Brien's, your favorite blue tie for Newport Blues Café and your most flashy getup for the Boom Boom Room.