Happy Halloween! Public media is home to some of the smartest, cutest and sassiest characters (we’re looking at you Dowager Countess of Grantham!) and personalities on television and radio! This year, draw your Halloween costume inspiration from the public media personalities and characters you love. Here’s 20 creative costume ideas for the ultimate public media fan.
Toot! Toot! All aboard.
Are you from upstairs or downstairs?
Pretty sure this little guy has no idea that Levar Burton also played Lieutenant Junior Grade Geordi La Forge in the Star Trek: The Next Generation during the same time that he hosted Reading Rainbow. Confusing to some loyal viewers who also watched Star Trek: The Next Generation with their parents.
Trick or treat! This Halloween Costume comes with a healthy, monkey approved snack.
This dog also wins at dressing up like Ira Glass. It’s so good, it’s scary.
So many Jooolias to choose from! We’re loving this “Chicken Sisters” Julia Child costume.
Every day when you’re
Walking down the street,
Everybody that you meet
Has an original point of view.
And I say – Hey! (Hey!)
What a wonderful kind of day
If we could learn to work and play
And get along with each other.
This family definitely knows how to get to Sesame Street.
Could you be mine?
Won’t you be my neighbor?
Won’t you please,
Won’t you please?
Please won’t you be my neighbor?
For the new generation of Mister Rogers fans.
Show your support for your public radio music station by dressing like your favorite public radio DJ. Slap on your station’s logo to your boom box and you’ll bring the beat to any Halloween party.
Just please don’t sing this song.
Promoting pre-K literacy is a REAL superpower.
Gah, the cutest little reporter ever.
The screen is yours! Show your friends and family your favorite public TV program.
Undoubtedly, one of public television’s coolest teachers.
Or if you’re looking for the whole Magic School Bus kit and caboodle…