Halloween Costume Ideas: ‘Only in New Jersey’ Edition
Halloween is fast approaching, and maybe you’re coming up empty-handed for a good costume idea for your friend’s or neighborhood party. Here’s a few ideas to earn a few raised eyebrows, maybe a chuckle or two, in a largely Jersey crowd.
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Rutgers zombie football player (seen above)
“To bring their season back from the dead”
“Pine Barrens, Baroque period”
“Real Ex-Cons of New Jersey”
Start with Mike “the Situation” Sorrentino of "Jersey Shore"— add Joe Guidice ("Real Housewife of New Jersey" husband)
If you have women in your party, you could always order a jumpsuit or two and add Teresa Guidice, and Martha Stewart, too.
“For Garden State lovers of math and tomato pie, not in that order”
Friday the 13th throwback
For a super casual nod, you can go with this Camp Crystal Lake T-shirt.
Your Jersey crowd will know for sure that while the iconic movie series did shoot in New Jersey, both the camp name (it was actually filmed in part at Camp No-Be-Bo-Sco) and the New Jersey county are flubbed. (“Wessex” County— not quite).