The 12 Best Latino Halloween Costumes!

Every Halloween is a new chance for those who like to don costumes to experiment. Here at Latina, we began brainstorming possible costumes for this year’s consideration – with a Latino twist of course! 

For those who haven't any idea who to emulate this year, we jotted down some people to consider. Check out the 12 best Latino costumes that we're recommending this fall!


Tyler Posey from Teen Wolf

How to get the look:

- Tight blue jeans

- Shaggy black hair

- Ripped white shirt with 'blood' stains

- Werewolf teeth

- White contacts


Frida Kahlo

How to get the look:

- Unibrow

- Braided hair with flowers

- Monkey

- Mexican-style peasant dress

- Paintbrush


Selena Gomez & Justin Bieber

How to get the look:

- Mullet dress

- Kardashian-like hair

- Fake 'Justin' tattoo

- Be connected to the hip and lovey-dovey with your man

- Date in a blonde short-haired wig with a baseball hat, rubber snake optional


Salvador Dali

How to get the look:

- Skinny mustache

- Crazy eyes

- Slim-fitting black suit


Puss in Boots

How to get the look:

- Boots

- Fencing sword

- Belt

- Black cape

- Cat tail

- Black hat with a yellow feather

- Bonus points for cat-like face makeup


Celia Cruz

How to get the look:

- Colorful wig

- An outfit that screams “Celia is here”. An example is an outfit with sequins, feathers, or bright colors – something that makes your presence known.

- Perfect the singer’s trademark shout "¡Azúcar!

- Preferably have a bit of a dancing background

- Bonus points if you uphold the late legend’s beloved outgoing personality and wide grin for the night’s entirety


Santana Lopez (Naya Rivera) from Glee

How to get the look:

- Red and white cheerleading outfit

- Hair pulled tightly back in a ponytail

- Sassy attitude and snarky comments

- Bonus points for your friends dressing as other members of the Glee gang



How to get the look:

- Dark, rich locks

- A hat

- A moustache

- Likeable charm

- Ability to speak fast enough to have those surrounding you scratch their heads in confusion



Manny Garcia from Handy Manny

How to get the look:

- A pale green baseball style shirt with dark green sleeves

- A white and red trucker hat

- Blue jeans

- A toolkit belt 

- An extremely helpful demeanor

- Bonus points if your friends dress up as Manny’s colorful talking tools



El Chavo del Ocho

How to get the look:

- Green hunter cap

- Striped shirt

- Khaki pants ripped at the knee

- Hollow wooden barrel to walk in

- Adopt an enthusiastic, good-natured mood (if you don’t have one already)

- Bonus points if your friends dress up as El Chavo del Ocho’s neighbors 


Evelyn Lozada from Basketball Wives

How to get the look:

- Dressed to the nines with flawless makeup 

- Long, flowing hair

- Your shoes should solidify a new trend 

- No-nonsense attitude

- Have a handful of (often funny) comebacks ready

- Bonus points if you’re wearing her signature “Non MF factor” shirts



Pancho Villa

How to get the look:

- A generous, thick moustache

- Wide, cowboy hat

- A bandolier (fake one)

- A suit suitable for battle