Oktoberfest costumes are a great way to celebrate German heritage, or to simply have fun with friends at a lively event or costume party. Some Oktoberfest costumes resemble traditional German clothing, while others are playful or humourous. There are a variety of costumes available for adults and children of all ages.Women’s Oktoberfest Costumes
Women’s Oktoberfest costumes come in many different styles. Common types include dresses that resemble traditional German bar maid uniforms. They feature pleated skirts and corsets, and many of them have suspenders. There are thigh-, knee-, and floor-length varieties. Most of them come with knee-high socks and small feathered caps.Men’s Oktoberfest Costumes
Popular men's Oktoberfest costumes include traditional German lederhosen. These are shorts or calf-length pants attached to suspenders and chest harnesses. Though traditionally made of leather, they also come in cotton and canvas. Many are available with plain white shirts, as well as green or red ties. Some of these men's outfits also come with pointed hats adorned with one or more feathers. Other popular men’s Oktoberfest costumes include traditional Bavarian hats and beer bottle costumes.Girls’ Oktoberfest Costumes
Girls’ Oktoberfest costumes are similar to women’s Oktoberfest costumes, except their styles are more kid friendly. Most of girls' costumes feature soft, breathable materials such as cotton and cotton blends. Some of them come in eye-catching colours that children are likely to enjoy, such as pink, purple, and sky blue.Boys’ Oktoberfest Costumes
There are a few popular types of boys’ Oktoberfest costumes. One of the most common is lederhosen, similar to that in the men’s costumes, but most of them feature stretchy fabric so that they can fit boys of all different sizes. For those young men who want something a little more playful, there are also Bavarian leprechaun costumes available.