20 Ideas for Halloween Costumes for Work

There are many ideas for Halloween costumes for work. In this blog, we will go over some innovative and fun ideas for Halloween costumes for work.

October 9, 2019 By Kristina Martic Share on Twitter! Share on Facebook! Share on LinkedIn!
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Halloween costumes for work

Celebrating Halloween at Work 

Halloween is one of the most popular holidays in the United States and across the world.  

Traditions and holidays are just as important in companies, as they are in families. Halloween is one of the most popular holiday traditions to establish and to celebrate at work.

This is a great way for your employees to have fun, relax, meet each other and talk about things other than work. 

After Christmas, Halloween is the second-largest commercial holiday. Celebrating and dressing up for Halloween at work can really help you create a motivational, teamwork-oriented work culture. 

In addition, Halloween isn’t religion oriented so organizations that support diversity don’t need to be careful about offending anyone.  

How to Make Halloween at Work More Fun 

Here are a few ideas on how you can make Halloween at work more fun. 🎃 💀 👻

Make a competition 

We believe that employee engagement is a prerequisite for every company’s success. Employee recognition and rewards programs are the best way to boost employee motivation.

During Halloween, you can allow employees to nominate and vote for their favorite group or individual costume. This way, you can engage your employees, encourage them to get to know each other better and collaborate.

Employee recognition and rewards tools, such as JobPts, can make this so much easier and fun for employees.  

💡 Check out 6 reasons why employee recognition is crucial for business success

Organize a costume party 

Who doesn’t like to party? Reserve Halloween for your employees to have fun and connect with each other. You can organize an in-office or an out-of-office party and surprise your employees.  

Organize a pumpkin carving contest 

Pumpkin carvings are popular during the Halloween days. This is the chance to awake creativity in you employees.  

Let them be creative and rewards the most innovative ones.  

💡 Check out more ideas for Employee Recognition and Rewards Programs

Halloween breakfast or lunch 

Halloween is better with food. Organize a Halloween lunch or breakfast and make this day fun and employee centric! 

Decorate the office 

To make the atmosphere more Halloweeny in your office, engage your employees to decorate it accordingly. Here are some ideas.  

office halloween decoration

ideas for work Halloween decoration

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Halloween ideas for work and office

Halloween Costumes for Work 

We have searched the web to find some of the most innovative and original ideas for Halloween costumes for work 

Let’s take a look at them! 

Movie and TV Series Halloween Costumes for Work 

In your workplace, there is probably a lot of fans of various movies or TV serious. Why now make a competition where employees will for groups and dress up as their favorite characters.  

You can use rewards and recognition software like JobPts so that you employees can nominate and vote for their favorite groups 

Here are some ideas! 

Money Haist

money haist Halloween costume for work

The Avengers

Avangers costumes halloween

101 Dalmatians

101 dalmatinos work Halloween costume

The Lord of the Rings

Lord of the Rings office Halloween costume

Cartoon Halloween Costumer for Work 

Cartoon Halloween groups can be so much fun. Check out some ideas.  


Minions Halloween costume for work

Rick and Morty

Rick and Morty Work Halloween Costume

Office Halloween Costumes for Gamers 

Board games, Nintendo, PlayStation… what do your employees play?

Super Mario  

Super Mario work Halloween costumes


Lego Halloween costume


tetris Halloween costume for work


dominos work Halloween costume

Animal Halloween Costumes for Work 

Here are a few ideas for the animal lovers.  

Office Halloween Costumes for Foodies 

This one is my favorite one! It would be interesting to see what would your employees wear if you told them to dress up like their favorite food.  


sushi office Halloween costumes

Candy Bars

candy bar Halloween costume


work Halloween costumes donuts


Halloween work costume- Corona

Halloween at Your Office

How will you surprise your employees this Halloween? Send us some pictures of original Halloween work costumes and we will add them to our blog post! 🎃 💀 👻


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