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Wizard of Oz Costumes

There are lots of characters to choose from if you're looking to dress up in a Wizard of Oz costume.

The Wizard of Oz musical movie, which was released in 1939 and is often regarded as one of the best movies of all time, was actually based on a novel written in 1900 by L. Frank Baum called The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.

The main cast of characters from the film include:

Close your eyes and tap your heels together three times. And think to yourself, there's no place like, there's no place like home.

Wizard of Oz Fun Facts:

  • In the original book series, Dorothy were silver slippers, but these were changed to ruby slippers for the movie to take advantage of the new advancements with the Technicolor process that was new to the film industry at the time.
  • E.Y. Harburg and Harold Arlen wrote the music and lyrics to "Over the Rainbow" for which they won the Academy Award for Best Music Song.
  • "Over the Rainbow" was voted to be the Number 1 song of the 20th century by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) and the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA).

Start your search for your favorite Wizard of Oz costume

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Wizard of Oz Character Costume Ideas

Includes a blue shirt with attached collar and hood, brown pants, hat and rope cord belt.

Straw accents and scarecrow face makeup are not included with this costume.

This is an officially licensed The Wizard of Oz™ costume.

Includes a silver jumpsuit with neck bow and matching funnel headpiece.

Tin Man Axe, Tin Man Heart Clock and face makeup are not included with this costume.

This is an officially licensed The Wizard of Oz™ costume.

Includes a one-piece jumpsuit with a lion mane headpiece and attached tail.

Badge of Courage and lion face makeup are not included with this costume.

This is an officially licensed The Wizard of Oz™ costume.

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