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Most Popular Halloween Costumes

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Only 16 days left until Halloween and we’re going costume-crazy! Online searches for costume ideas are up 6,696% on Yahoo! this month. What are the most popular costume picks for little ones this year? You might be surprised by the results.

This Halloween, you can expect to see a lot of babies dressed up in festive fall-themed getups, with football costumes leading the pack.

Top Yahoo! Searched Baby Costumes
1. Football
2. Peanut
3. Turkey
4. Pumpkin
5. Indian

For kids, classics superheroes and lovable cartoon characters still rule, with the Man of Steel topping the list.

Top Yahoo! Searched Kids Costumes
1. Superman 
2. Spongebob
3. Chef
4. Dinosaur
5. Fairy

Other Halloween fun facts: DJ Lance from Yo Gabba Gabba is ranks #5 among searches for celebrity costumes, edging out Justin Bieber (#6) but not Lady Gaga, who ranks #1. The most searched homemade costume is a scarecrow. And the most searched-for dog costume? Batman. Um, I mean Batdog.

What is your kiddo dressing up as this year? Check out our Halloween Central for 100s of homemade and store-bought costume ideas, spooky recipes, creepy crafts, and more!

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