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2022 Halloween Costume Contest


Sunday October 30, 2022: 12:00pm to 3:00pm  Add to Calendar /   Add to Google Calendar


Downtown Library: 1st Floor Lobby

For Whom

All Ages


Come in your flashiest, most beautiful, or most outrageous costume to AADL’s annual costume contest!

2022 Halloween Costume Contest
To enter, you must be seen by the judges between 12:30-2:00 pm. The award ceremony will be held at 2:30 pm. We will have a photo booth in the Lobby (from 12:00-3:00 pm) for all to commemorate the day.

Target gift cards for $40 will be awarded in these categories:

Best Overall Kids Costume WINNER / SEA MONSTER

Best Overall Kids Costume
Best Overall Teen Costume WINNER / ELVIN MAGE

Best Overall Teen
Best Overall Adult Costume / Destroying Angel Mushroom / Deadly Amanita

Best Overall Adult
Best Overall Family Costume / Magic School Bus 

Best Overall Family

Special Halloween medals will be awarded in the following categories:

Best Simple, Yet Sophisticated / Titanic

Best Simple Yet Sophisticated

Best Book Character / Prince Gwydion & Taran, Assistant Pig from Book of Three by Lloyd Alexander

Best Book Character

Best Popular Character Costume / Red Riding Hood & Big Bad Wolf with FULL belly!

Best Popular Character

Most Creative Family Costumes / The Owl's House characters

Most Creative Family

Most Creative Group Costumes / Wizard of Oz

Most Creative Group Costome

Best Parent & Baby / Baby Pilot, Mama plane and Daddy Aircraft marshaller

Best Parent & Baby

Most Esoteric / Plague Doctor

Most Esoteric

Most "Locally Inspired" Costume / Artist David Zinn 

Most Locally Inspired

Most "Of the Moment" / The Queen, her corgie & her Guard

Most Of the Moment

Best Use of Special Effects / Invisible Man

Best Use of Special Effects

Most Hilarious / Thorrito / Thor-Burrito

Most Hilarious

Most Complex / Bees & Flowers

Most Complex

Best & Brightest Colored / Nyan Cat

Best & Brightest Colored

Most Disgusting/Gross / Mayonnaise on the escalator meme

Most Disgusting

Best Robot

Best Robot

Best Flying Object / Dementor from Harry Potter

Best Flying Object

Best Baby in Costume / Madeline

Best Baby