Most often, costumes can only be found during Halloween season. However, super hero costumes like Batman costumes can usually be found year-round in local toy stores. While you may have great difficulty finding authentic adult Batman costumes or a Batman latex costume during the non-Halloween season, you may be able to locate these authentic costumes online or at a local costume rental store.
Of course, if you need a batman costume in a pinch and your little one is convinced they need to fly around the living room fighting the villains of Gotham City, “Batman style”, immediately, you can throw together a homemade version using a sheet. But, if your tot loves Batman it can be much less stressful to pick up a Batman cape and store it for these “flying” sessions.
When searching for a Batman costume online, you’ll likely find a variety of different choices. Some Batman costumes contain the entire Batman suit, Batman mask, Batman cape and Batman accessories and weapons. However, others are smaller Batman costume kits which only contain the cape and mask. Depending on how much you’re willing to spend on your Batman costume, there should be a suitable option for you and your child.
If you’re hitting the local costume store or toy store to search for a Batman costume, you’ll likely find one in the super hero action figure aisles. Today’s toy makers are well aware of the urge boys have to dress up like their favorite super heroes and are beginning to make costume sets for this exact purpose.