It’s time to pick out a Halloween costume! A.k.a. the one time of year when you tell your kids to get dressed-up and they actually want to! We’ve found 11 local places to score the best costumes for little ghouls and boys. From princesses and pirates to witches, pumpkins and pretty much anything your little boo can imagine, scroll through our spooky good slideshow and then go snatch up that perfect trick-or-treating ensemble!

Cory’s Closet

Haunt for your little pumpkin’s costume at Corey’s Closet and you’ll let out a little, “Yipee” at the selection and be spellbound by the price. This sweet spot is known for its effort to keep the costumes complete. They’ve also unearthed a real-time recycling program for customers. When you’re done with the haunting, just bring back the costume and get cash back.

Costume Sizes: Newborn-14 years
Hours: Mon.-Thurs., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Fri. & Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun., 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

3745 Avocado Blvd.
La Mesa, Ca

photo: Corey's Closet Facebook

Where do you get spooky-good costumes? Tell us in the comments below.

—Nikki Walsh