Halloween is right around the corner. Before you know it, October 31st will be here. Are you prepared? Did you buy your costumes? Did you buy your pumpkins? Well if you plan on shopping this weekend, here's the Top 5 Halloween Shops in Utica.

Halloween CityLocated at 4515 Commercial Drive in New Hartford 

Halloween City

Since 1977, Halloween City's temporary stores have been providing the country with great combinations of Costumes, Accessories, and Halloween Decor. They are pretty easy to find, they are in the old Baby's R Us store.

Party City- Located at 4525 Commercial Drive in New Hartford

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Party City is the leader in the party goods industry. You can shop at the country's premiere Halloween specialty retailer right here in Central New York. They have everything you can think of, including Shock-Tarts!

Spirit Of Halloween- Located inside Sangertown Square Mall in New Hartford

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Spirit of Halloween stores are one-stop destinations for everything you can imagine for Halloween. In addition to being a fun stop for shoppers, the locations offer complete selections of costumes and accessories for infants/toddlers, children, 'tweens, teens and adults. In 2006 Spirit Halloween launched the Spirit of Children program to benefit child life departments within children's hospitals and rehabilitation centers across the United States. So not only can you buy stuff that will benefit you, you'll be able to help out sick kids all over our country and locally.

Your Store- Located at 333 Lafayette Street in Utica

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If you're looking for a great mask, look no further than Your Store. Your Store of Utica carries a line of full face to over the head masks ranging from vinyl/latex, plastic or cloth masks, skeleton heads, horror faces, famous faces, hockey masks, full cover hoods, and so much more.

Dougherty's Masquerade- Located at 3649 Erie Boulevard East in Dewitt

Dougherty's Masquerade

If you're feeling adventurous and want to leave the Utica/Rome area take a trip to Syracuse and stop at Dougherty's Masquerade. Since 1974, Dougherty's Masquerade has been Syracuse's only independent, locally owned store dedicated to ensuring a wide selection of costumes. They are the place to shop for costumes, wigs, cinematic makeup, special effects makeup, hats, and costume accessories.


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