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Adult Fancy Dress Costumes

Adult Costumes

Adult costumes! Did you know fancy dress themed parties are just as popular as they ever were? Now you might need some help deciding what to dress as - but that's okay! We at Hollywood Fancy Dress have some amazing costumes just for you! From Superhero licensed outfits such as Batman and Superman to classic 80 movie icons! These include Teen Wolf, Terminator and Star Wars (the later movies of the original trilogy). But not only that! We have fabulous Disney outfits so you can be your favourite Disney Princess that you've always wanted to be, like Snow White or Belle! We even have your everyday heroes! So don't fear dressing as a nurse or fireman - you can do it in style here at Hollywood Fancy Dress! We are the number one place on the South coast of England for Fancy Dress and party goods! So next time you plan a party, shop Hollywood!

  1. 25th Anniversary of Tim Burton’s Batman Movies this August

    25th Anniversary of Tim Burton’s Batman Movies this August
    Back in 1989 a superhero film summer blockbuster directed by Tim Burton was released based on the ever popular DC Comics character Batman and tomorrow sees its 25th anniversary. The film was an enormous commercial success and it starred Michael Keaton, Kim Basinger, Jack Nicholson, Pat Hingle, Billy Dee Williams, Jack Palance, Robert Wuhl and Michael Gough. The film was...
  2. Your guide to Boomtown 2014

    For a magical experience this summer, keep the 7th – 10th August free in your diary, as BoomTown returns to the Matterley Bowl Estate in Winchester. Since 2009, BoomTown’s annual fair has brought the whole community together with its music, performances, theatre and creativity, attracting visitors from across the globe looking for a different type of festival. The districts Now...
  3. Superheroes DC vs Marvel, Which Side are You?

    Superheroes DC vs Marvel, Which Side are You?
  4. Camp Bestival 2014

    Camp Bestival 2014
    Camp Bestival 2014 Hello happy campers! In need of some family friendly fun this summer? Do you love the circus? Then look no further than Camp Bestival! From Thursday 31st to Sunday July-3rd August Lulworth Castle will be surrounded with thousands of happy faces of all ages and this year a lot of them will be clowns! Roll up! Roll...
  5. Charlie Chocolate Factory 50th Birthday

    Charlie Chocolate Factory 50th Birthday
    Charlie and the Chocolate Factory 50th Birthday In 1964 one of the greatest children’s stories ever told was released in book form and it is still going strong to this very day, I am, of course, talking about Roald Dahl’s “Charlie and the Chocolate factory” It’s a true classic that has been seen, heard and read by every generation since...
  6. Rock Out! Let's Rock Southampton 2014!

    Rock Out! Let's Rock Southampton 2014!
    Let’s Rock Southampton! The ultimate 80’s festival is hitting Southampton common this summer! After resounding success with “Let’s Rock the Moor” in Berkshire and “Let’s Rock Bristol”, “Let’s Rock Southampton” is set for its first ever show on 12th July and I’m sure it won’t be the last! This is going to be a family friendly event with plenty for...
  7. Bourne Free 2014

    Bourne Free 2014
    Bourne Free If you come down to Bournemouth on Saturday 12th July, prepare to be dazzled! The streets will be flowing with colour, music and laughter and all the joy that Bourne Free brings to our town! For those of you that are yet to experience the marvel, Bourne Free is Bournemouth’s very own version of gay pride. People young...
  8. Summer Solstice 2014

    Summer Solstice 2014
    Summer Solstice 2014 Come one, come all. It's that time of year again where we celebrate the longest day of the year and the official start of Summer!  And where better to celebrate this marvellous event then Stonehenge of course? Rumour has it that it is the best place to be on the day as Stone henge has always been...
  9. Festival Season Kicks Off – Do You Have Your Fancy Dress?

    Festival Season Kicks Off – Do You Have Your Fancy Dress?
    Festival season will be in full swing soon, so it’s time to start thinking about how you can dress up! The Isle of Wight Festival took place from June 13-15th and the famous Glastonbury Music Festival will be taking place on the 25-29th of June. If you are attending these fun festivals, the experience is so much more entertaining when you can dress up in a fun and interesting outfit. But sometimes dressing up can be more difficult than it sounds. With so many options out there, how do you choose the best fancy dress costume? If you are looking for some inspiration for your festival fancy dress costume this year, here are some fun and playful ideas to keep in mind. Continue reading →
  10. FIFA World Cup 2014

    FIFA World Cup 2014
    FIFA World Cup 2014 Brazil The start of the 2014 FIFA World Cup is only a day away! For those footie crazed fans out there it's unmissable. An event many have anticipated for the past 4 years. Now it's finally upon us. The first match kicks off tomorrow at 21:00 and it's Croatia vs. Brazil! The World Cup is officially...
  11. Summer Ball 2014

    Summer Ball 2014
    Summer Ball 2014 With tickets for this year’s Bournemouth Summer Ball all sold out there is only one thing left to do… COME TO HOLLYWOOD! Whether you’re a fresher or a seasoned summer ball goer you will know that it is the biggest fancy dress event on the student calendar which makes it all about the costumes. Just a glimpse...
  12. June 2014- Start of Summer!

    June 2014- Start of Summer!
    Welcome June 2014! See what's going on in this gorgeous start of Summer month! Make sure you are up to date with all the party months! The brilliant month of June marks the start of BBQ's, beach parties and of course festivals! No wonder we love the Summer. What's Happening this June?! Starting us off on June 1st is the...
  13. Maleficent 2014 Movie Release

    Maleficent 2014 Movie Release
    "The princess shall indeed grow in grace and beauty, beloved by all who know her. But... before the sun sets on her 16th birthday, she shall prick her finger, on the spindle of a spinning wheel - AND DIE!" - Maleficent, Disney's 1959 'Sleeping Beauty'. One of the most beloved Fairy Tales of all time is coming back to our...
  14. Fun Fancy Dress Ideas for Your Hen Party

    Fun Fancy Dress Ideas for Your Hen Party
    So you are planning a hen party before your big day? Why not get a little bit silly and wear a Fancy Dress costume? Getting dressed up for your hen party can be a lot of fun and will bring you and your girlfriends plenty of laughs. However, you don’t want to get dressed up in the same old boring fancy dress costumes. There have been a million nurses, Playboy bunnies and French maids on hen parties, so why not wear something more creative and interesting? If you are looking for some inspiration, here are some fun fancy dress ideas: Continue reading →
  15. X-Men Film Offers Plenty of Fancy Dress Costume Inspiration

    X-Men Film Offers Plenty of Fancy Dress Costume Inspiration
    If you are looking for fancy dress costume inspiration for your next party, why not look to the silver screen and be inspired by the newest X-Men film? The excitement is building in the lead up to the release of the “X-Men: Days of Future Past” film, which will be released on May 22nd, 2014. Continue reading →
  16. Bournemouth 7s 2014

    Bournemouth 7s 2014
    It’s that time of year again boys and girls! Bournemouth 7s 2014 is on the horizon, it’s so close we can feel it and here at Hollywood we are certainly feeling the excitement! Get ready to witness the strongest sports teams in the country go head to head to prove they are the best. This year will see fierce competition in the sporting arenas and fierce fancy dress too with a zoo party and lederhosen theme! So ladies, don that leopard print cat suit, break out the Bavarian beer wench dress! Guys get your lederhosen on and prepare to monkey around because this is going to be mega! ANIMAL THEMED - Bournemouth 7s Continue reading →
  17. PARTY PONCHOS - BRAND NEW COLLECTION!

    PARTY PONCHOS - BRAND NEW COLLECTION!
    British weather… don’t we just LOVE it? Well now you really can with this amazing new range of party ponchos created by our biggest supplier just in time for the festival season! This beautiful British summer you can battle the elements in true style with these fun, colourful and waterproof animal design ponchos. The perfect accessory for every festival goer, these ponchos are light and compact so will fit in even the smallest of luggage cases. You can even attach the case to your belt and be ready to whip out when the bad weather strikes! They all come with a front pocket for your essentials or even your umbrella if you’re facing a serious down pour! Continue reading →
  18. May the Fourth Be With You On Star Wars Day

    May the Fourth Be With You On Star Wars Day
    May the Fourth just might be the geekiest day of the year, this holiday has developed thanks to a clever play on words. Star Wars Day is an unofficial holiday in May that honours the much-loved space science fiction franchise Star Wars, created by director George Lucas and our team have already been having some fun as you can watch below. Continue reading →
  19. Real Brothers RALSA Fund raiser!

    Real Brothers RALSA Fund raiser!
    Thursday 8th May is a date for everyone’s diary because The Real Brothers are back! For those of you aren't quite sure on who these delights are they host the biggest and best parties around! Celebrate and help fund-raise with this brilliant Real Brothers RALSA Fund raiser! Here at Hollywood we love hearing these guys are back in Bournemouth, filling Cameo with students, fun and the best music around. Continue reading →
  20. May The 4th Be With You!

    May The 4th Be With You!
    A few days from now in a shop not so far, far away, several new versions of our favourite star wars character costumes are waiting to be worn. Here at Hollywood we’re ready and waiting to fulfil all of you Star Wars shaped needs. We have it all from the deluxe, movie quality hire costumes to the brand new second...