LA is a one-of-a-kind city, so skip the been-there/done-that ideas and go with a one-of-a-kind Halloween costume. Have your little pumpkins wear their LA-pride on their sleeves this year and pay homage to our awesome city with an only-in-LA costume. From throwback commercials to movies about LA, flip through to discover these insider costumes that are sure to take home a prize for creativity.

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If there’s one thing that pegs you as a true local, it’s knowing the words to the most famous LA advertising jingle of all time. Grab your cowboy hats, round up your dog Spot, and you’re pretty much set for the most legendary Halloween costume of all time. For more totally adorable LA costume ideas, check out mom and photographer, Gina Lee's Instagram feed.

photo: Gina Lee

What are your little Angelinos dressing up as for Halloween? Share in the comments and show off your creative costumes on Instagram!

—Shahrzad Warkentin