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1950s Adult Fancy Dress Costumes

  1. Grease 40th Anniversary

    Grease 40th Anniversary
    ‘Why this car is automatic, its systematic, its hyyrrodmatic! Why its greased lightning! Don’t you just love a good sing along to Grease? Well good news, chosen cinemas will be showing the legendary musical to mark its 40th anniversary. You will be able to re-visit the classic from April-December 2018 at a cinema you choose. For all you grease fans...
  2. Last Minute New Years Eve Preparations!

    Last Minute New Years Eve Preparations!
    There's nothing like leaving things to the last minute. If you have left all your New Years Eve prep to the last minute then do not panic! That is what we are here for! Come into store now and pick up the last off your must-have essentials for a successful New Years bash! It's last minute - what costumes are...
  3. Grease Is The Word!

    Grease Is The Word!
    Grease The Musical is coming to Bournemouth Pavilion from the 21st to the 25th July. Get your tight trousers and flick combsGrease at the ready for this smash hit show! BBLOC presents the action packed journey of young lovers Danny and Sandy along with the cool T-Birds and Sassy Pink Ladies and everyone at Rydell High. You’ll be jiving in your seats to the unforgettably catchy songs like “Summer Nights”, “You’re The One That I Want” and of course, “Greased Lightning” It’s a rock and roll party filled with 1950’s pop culture that you absolutely cannot miss! Ticket prices start at £17.20 so treat the whole family to a show they’ll never forget. Continue reading →
  4. Time To Get Jazzy!

    This bank holiday 25th August, Arubas ever popular Jazz Juice celebrates its 21st birthday, and it’s going to be BIG! This Summer sizzler of an evening promises drink deals, great funky music from the 60’s, 70’s and 80’s, and the best part is that the first 200 people to arrive in fancy dress get in for FREE! So make your...
  5. Russell Brand Makes a Stand, and Bournemouth Is Loving It!

    Russell Brand Makes a Stand, and Bournemouth Is Loving It!
    Big news party fans, October 26th Russell Brand is coming to Bournemouth's very own BIC for his much anticipated 'Messiah Complex Tour'. However what makes this so exciting is that he's inviting everyone to come wearing fancy dress and whoever does, will be brought on stage with him! Basing this request on Bournemouths notoriety for fancy dress, we're predicting that...
  6. The Summer Ball Countdown Begins, 4 Days!!!

    The Summer Ball Countdown Begins, 4 Days!!!
    Hi Party People! Four days to go!!  So stop wondering about what you should dress as and get on down to Hollywood. Our staff are brilliant at coming up with unique ideas and with our insider information we can advise you what has already sold in bulk and what will make you that little bit individual! So with four days left...
  7. Hollywoods Summer Ball 2013 Competition Is LAUNCHED!!!

    Hollywoods Summer Ball 2013 Competition Is LAUNCHED!!!
    Fasten your seatbelts readers, because this competition is one heck of a thrill ride. We are giving you the chance to win you, or you and your crew free costumes of your choice*. Ideal for next years socials or summer ball, or if your are so inclined, to wear on an average day doing the food shop. All you have to do...
  8. Three days of discount left!!!

    Three days of discount left!!!
    That's right party people, there's only THREE DAYS LEFT to claim your discount on all non sale packet costumes by quoting 'STUDENT1' at the till*. So if you're still wondering what to do for Summer ball or have that all important fancy dress function coming up then now is the time to strike! We have a huge selection of the comic...
  9. The Countdown To Summer Ball Begins, 2 Weeks, 1 Uni, The Best Fancy Dress Shop in The World

    The Countdown To Summer Ball Begins, 2 Weeks, 1 Uni, The Best Fancy Dress Shop in The World
    That’s right party people, only TWO WEEKS to go until Bournemouth University’s Summer Ball and if you are still stressing about what to wear, RELAX, we’ve got you covered. Our staff are great at coming up with inventive and original concepts for group and individual costumes. Not only this but our sale continues with hundreds of fantastic and unique costumes...
  10. Hollywood Party Centre Get Fit, Re-fit!

    Hollywood Party Centre Get Fit, Re-fit!
    The winds of change have swept through Hollywood’s Post Office Road branch and if you have seen it already you’ll know it’s looking awesome! To make way for more costumes and to make it easier for you for, we’ve ripped out the original set up and given our store interior a complete make over! So if you still haven’t found...
  11. Secret Discount code released!

    Secret Discount code released!
    Still haven't found your summer ball costume yet? No worries! Here at Hollywood we are offerring you discount on all non sale costumes in the run up to Summer Ball. All you have to do is come in, pick the perfect costume and quote 'STUDENT1' at the till, hurry as this offer is only open till May 31st. Don't forget that Hollywood...
  12. The Sevens has landed!

    The Sevens has landed!
    It's almost time for the event of the summer, Bournemouth Rugby Sevens hits us this weekend, and it's looking to be big. If you're one of the few who haven't sorted your costumes for Saturday and Sunday night well fear not because here at Hollywood we have plenty of awesome costumes, from the bizarre to the brilliant! Also our Bournemouth...
  13. Massive Sale at Hollywood Party Centre Now On!

    Massive Sale at Hollywood Party Centre Now On!
    Hollywood Party Centre in Post Office Road began their BIGGEST sale yet today. With many costumes starting at just £5 it's definately worth checking out. For those who are attending either BU Summer Ball or Bournemouth Rugby Sevens this year, this is the perfect opportunity to snag the perfect costume at a fraction of the price! For those who are unsure...
  14. Get Stoked about Summer Ball!

    Get Stoked about Summer Ball!
    Calling all party people who are getting super psyched about this years BU Summer Ball, we've just got wind of one more thing to get excited about...Stoke will be talent spotting on the night for the BEST DRESSED! They are looking for the most outrageous, the most daring, the most original and the most fun of all the costumes worn...
  15. Castle Lane West Store Refurbishment work is complete!

    Castle Lane West Store Refurbishment work is complete!
    Our flagship Hollywood store on Castle lane has recently undergone refurbishment work to improve your shopping experience and house hundreds of new and exciting costumes and accessories ready for the summer party season. It gives us great pleasure to announce the dramatic transformation is now complete! We now have several brilliant extra rooms dedicated to specific themes and even a...
  16. Summer Ball here we come!

    Summer Ball here we come!
    Calling all Bournemouth University students and general fans of the annual Universities Summer Ball! This years event on June 8th is sure to be just as huge as last year and NOW is the time to come in and choose from our selection of world class fancy dress, to ensure YOU get the costume that everyone will be talking about...
  17. Comic relief blog: Red nose day

    Comic relief blog: Red nose day
    So here it comes again and this year it promises to be BIG.  You may be getting involved with your office, school, or mates and are thinking how can something called comic relief be so little fun and such an effort? Well here’s my suggestion, this 15th March get sponsored to come to work/school/university in fancy dress for the entire...
  18. GREASE IS BACK IN BOURNEMOUTH!

    GREASE IS BACK IN BOURNEMOUTH!
    Well after forty years of getting us all rockin’ and rollin’ it would appear that Grease is STILL the word!  This summer the no.1 stage musical is back on tour, and guess what…IT’S RETURNING TO BOURNEMOUTH!! Yes that’s right, from the 13th – 18th of August, Bournemouth’s Pavilion Theatre will be getting a whole lot of Summer Lovin’ and you...

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