Category Archives: Costumes

Welcome to The SPOOKtacular Giveaway Hop on Funtober!

Welcome to the SPOOKtacular Giveaway Hop organized by The Review Wire! With Halloween being only a few shorts weeks away, they decided that a Hop to help you get ready was in order. And we agreed! More than thirty bloggers are giving away prizes valued at $25 or more for this Halloween Giveaway Hop. It […]

It’s October 1st!! Enter A Harvest Halloween Blog Hop to Win Fall Prizes!

It’s the first day of October so it’s time for another giveaway here at Funtober. Katie from New York loved the Halloween decorations that she won last month in A Haunted Halloween Giveaway Hop. This time we are participating in a Harvest Halloween Blog Hop organized by Holly at Hollybee Tells. Thank you Holly for […]

Can You Believe Summer is Almost Over?

It’s crazy. This summer just flew by. How do we know fall is almost here? The heat is decreasing and the daily summer thunderstorms seem to have stopped here in Philadelphia. After eight straight days with highs over 90 in mid-july, the temperature has decreased to a more comfortable level. Back to School promotions are […]

Hot Halloween Costumes for 2012

With Halloween parties starting next weekend, there’s been a lot of coverage recently from retailers, search engines and reporters on the most popular Halloween costumes for 2013. It seems like everyone wants to weigh in on what you should be for Halloween. I’ve been asked a few times what trends I’m seeing. It’s still a […]

Halloween Costume Photo Contests for 2012

I’ve seen a number of advertisements lately for costume contests. Hopefully, I’ll have the time to put together a monster list of costume contests in each geography next year. That’s part of my plans to list Halloween parties in the nation’s largest cities on Funtober. In the meantime, I’ve put together the following list of […]

It’s Labor Day Weekend!

I know that Fall technically starts September 22nd. But I don’t think anyone will arrest us for celebrating fall a little bit early this year. Labor Day weekend really does feel like the start of Fall. And the calendar has turned from August to September. Let’s look at what’s happening this weekend: Halloween Costumes!! Thanks […]

Presidential Election to Heat Up This October

Postponed a day due to Tropical Storm Isaac, the GOP hosts the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Florida starting tomorrow. It concludes August 30th. This post isn’t the start of some strange personal political rant on my part. There’s two reasons that it’s an appropriate topic to mention here at Funtober. First, the vote for […]