I love dressing up for Halloween. Honestly, I love dressing up as a character for any reason. That's why I love cosplay so much! But, if you are still not sure what to be for Halloween, let me toss a few ideas at you. If you are a Hoosier, you will appreciate all of them.

Don Mattingly

Ok, the Donnie Baseball costume screams Evansville, Indiana if you are from here. Otherwise, people might think you're just dressed as a baseball player.

Unless you have your own mustache, you'll need one like this.

Princeton Walmart Yellow Pole

You could pay homage to the pole-tergist that cars keep crashing into.

You can make it extra trendy with this Barbie car!

Read More: Indiana Halloween Display Recreates Walmart Yellow Pole Crashes

Michael Jackson

One of the most famous celebrities from Indiana is the King of Pop.

Read More: 35 Celebrities Who Were Born in Indiana

Dollar General Store

You can't drive very far around the Evansville, Indiana area without seeing a Dollar General Store. For added flair, you could also carry a handwritten closed sign.

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Road Construction

The 3rd annual Halloween Stroll and Trunk or Treat Car Show is happening on Saturday, October 28, 2023, from 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM on the Main Street walkway in Downtown Evansville. This would be the perfect event to dress as a brick. You know, since they are replacing the brick road. Oh, and a traffic cone.

Read More: Downtown Evansville's Halloween Stroll & Trunk or Treat Car Show


Everybody's Monday-hating, lasagna-loving cat is from Indiana.

The Alabama Fugitives

The whole world knows about Casey and Vicky White, especially now that Hallmark has a movie based on the events leading to their capture in Indiana. Perfect for a couple's party. If you happen to have extra friends, they can always be officers.

25+ Free Halloween Trick-or-Treat Events in Evansville Indiana

Halloween is such a fun time for kids and families. From costume contests, collecting candy, face painting, and even trunk-or-treat car shows, with this list of 25+ trick-or-treat events in Evansville, Indiana, you're sure to find some Halloween fun!

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