Your room is booked. You’re excited for those live performances. It’s time to get thinking about your 80s fancy dress costumes. What will you wear? Will you head out in neon and lycra? Beat it as the King of Pop or do you want it all, dressed as the ultimate rock legend? Whatever your take on the decade, here’s our round-up of the best gear to be seen in for your Butlins Absolute 80s Weekender.

Girls Just Wanna Have Fun!

When you’re done working 9-5 and you’re heading out with your girls, you’re going to want to look the part.  With the right costume, you’ll be walking on sunshine.

Effortless 80s style can be yours in our I Love the 80s Dress. Don’t forget your Leg Warmers, Neon Fishnet Gloves and beaded 80s Necklace and you’re ready to get into the groove! This dress is the perfect outfit for big groups and 80s themed hen dos.

More of a wild child at heart? Then how about a Madonna-inspired look with our Adult 80’s Virgin Bride Costume. This costume is the perfect way to honour the style icon. Add our bottle blonde Wild Child Wig and White Stockings and you’re ready to go!

All About the Boy!

Struggling for ideas? Frankie says relax! If you’re a fan of 80s boy bands or a bit of rock ‘n’ roll, your 80s fancy dress needs are covered right here.

Embrace those thriller nights in a Michael Jackson Thriller Jacket. You can even take it one step further with some werewolf accessories and a Black Curly Wig.

Do you want to break free? Then the Rockstar Housewife costume is for you.  The costume comes with a fake vacuum cleaner so you can shimmy, shake and hoover until your heart’s content. Just don’t feel under pressure to actually clean anything.

Darling, we’re the young ones! Unleash your inner punk in our Vyvian Basterd costume. Bring Ade Edmonson’s classic character to life with this brilliant costume. Just try not to hit anyone.

Squad Goals

If you’re planning on getting into the groove en masse, then get footloose and fancy-free in our selection of the best group costumes.

Our brightly coloured Super Plumber outfits will have you standing out from the crowds, just watch out for those banana peels!

How quickly can you assemble a Rubik’s cube? Showcase your skills in these hilarious Rubik’s Cube outfits.

Creative fun is guaranteed when you’re dressed as everyone’s favourite retro crayon.

Jump to the beat with your mates in the hippest orange ball of the 80s. If you were the cool kid for having one of these (or you blame them for your bad knees) Then our Spacehopper costume for you and your gang.

If you and your friends were always at the Arcades as kids, or you’re a gamer now then rewind to an old skool arcade classic in our Alien Space Invader outfits! Bonus points if you can actually get a game going by throwing a ball at each other.

80s Couples

Heading out as a two? Then a perfectly paired couples costume is a necessity.

Become a Ghostbusting duo in our Adult Ghostbuster 80s Couple Combination, complete with inflatable proton packs! Alternatively, channel those beach vibes in our coolest of Florida detectives.

For more ideas, have a look at our 80s fancy dress category.