Enter to Win Patch’s Best Halloween Costume in America Contest

We're searching for the best Halloween Costume in America. Enter yourself or your kids for a chance to win $5,000.

It doesn’t matter if you’re Lady Gaga or Lady Liberty for Halloween—if you have an awesome costume, showcase your creation in our Best Halloween Costume in America Contest.

Last year, the , won. This year, it could be you. Enter our contest for a chance to win the $5,000 grand prize!

Adults and children are eligible to enter. Parents can post costume photos of themselves and their families from this Halloween or from years past.

Here’s how to enter:

  • Simply click the green "Upload Your Photos and Videos" button above and upload your image (but first make sure you’re a registered Patch user).
  • Then add a caption with the name of the person in the photo and a description of the costume. To add a caption, click “Edit Photo” after uploading the image and fill in the caption line. Then click “Finished Editing.”

The contest runs from Oct. 15 to Nov. 5. National judges will choose 21 finalists from each Patch state and select one grand prize winner based on who has the most creative and innovative costume (we've combined North Carolina & South Carolina for this contest, as well as Washington D.C. and Virginia). Each state finalist will receive $250 and one grand prize winner will receive $5,000.

If your costume is the best in California and will put all others to shame, enter our contest now for the chance to win $5,000.

Annissë Damefatale October 20, 2012 at 05:38 PM
Good Luck to all the contestants! :)
Casey KirkHart October 25, 2012 at 12:26 AM
yip yip yip - Ray-DEE-oh!! yip yip yip...
Squigglemom, Trish Tsoi-A-Sue October 30, 2012 at 09:31 PM
I vote for Robot-Man!
zena claiborne November 05, 2012 at 11:48 AM
I vote for Ms.Scarecrow.......LOL
Tonya Sizemore November 06, 2012 at 02:32 PM
My vote is for Ms. Scarecrow!!
Wanda Campbell November 06, 2012 at 04:26 PM
I vote for Ms. Scarecrow!
lilly November 06, 2012 at 05:11 PM
Ms Scarecrow gets my vote!!!!! custome and make-up are the best of all the rest!
marla November 06, 2012 at 09:13 PM
Hey that Ms. Scarecrow really got it going on!!!!She get my vote for the best.....
Derek Brooks November 06, 2012 at 09:20 PM
The scarecrow is the best. I love the originality and coordination. Looking like something from the movies.
Derek Brooks November 06, 2012 at 09:56 PM
the best one is the scarecrow. i love the originality; it looks like something from a movie.


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