You don't have to ask Oak Lawn to bring it; and, it's not just Halloween: Cedar Springs stays fierce 365 days a year. But, the annual block party produces some of the city's very best costumes each October. This year, Dallas Morning News photographers took over 1,100 photos of revelers, which you can browse in full here and here.
But, say you don't have time to sift through a thousand photos. Perhaps you need inspiration for the coming Halloween weekend. Save time by browsing some of our favorites and top trends from #HalloweenBlockParty2015.
Elsa can move on over because this year's fiercest Disney princess is Ariel. Scroll through for more Mer-magic.
Sugar skulls and skeletons are definitely on trend, and there were tons of fantastic costumes straight from the Dia De Los Muertos boneyard. We gave this couple a nod for incorporating her bump, which pulls off creepy and cute simultaneously.
We're pretty sure the dude on the left is a Deadhead, which is a nice spin on Dia De Los Muertos, but colorful Frida Kahlo puts this group over the top.
Now, that's commitment.
Watch where you put that crucifix, bro.
Swipe right for DIY costumes
98 percent match for effort, creativity and pulling off a six-person group costume.
He's got fab in the bag.
Handsome and haunted
You've heard of having a monkey on your back? How about a specter on your shoulders?
They had us at the pun, but the plastic knives stabbed up a second laugh.
Is she a unicorn or just headed to Electric Daisy Carnival? Either way, she's got it turnt up to 11.
Rock the Khalasar
Sure, Khal Drogo got George R. R. Martin'd a long time ago, but the cut over the eye is serious commitment to authenticity.
Narnia, Frozen or just simply an ode to winter, scroll through for icy inspiration.
Killer makeup and costume choices by the first couple; but, scroll through to see a fantastic wedding day Beetlejuice and Lydia as well.
Costumes, props, an artist and his muse: They thought of everything.
Just .. yes
This woman's rendition of Nicki Minaj Beez In the Trap.
Serving Grey Gardens realness
Rock Paper Scissors FTW
These two are absolutely fabulous.