We Are OPEN!

It has been a long 5 months of being closed.
Thanks to those who have reached out to us during these uncertain times.

Halloween is Gene's Costumes' favorite time of the year! 

We have made a number of changes for the 2020 Halloween season in accordance with Montgomery County and  CDC guidelines to ensures  the

protection and safety of our customers as well as ourselves.

We know it is a different time for everyone, yet we are excited to see what this very unusual Halloween might bring to families, friends, schools and communities!

We hope you will support our family owned, local business as you

navigate this year's Halloween season!


Halloween 2020

In order to provide a safe environment for ALL of our customers, we have implemented the following procedures: 

Gene's Costumes will NOT be offering any rental costumes this year. 


Please use hand sanitizer provided upon entry.


       We will be happy to take your measurments,measure packaged costumes                and provide our expertise on fit. 

         We WILL allow try ons over clothes, but masks must cover your face at

          all times.

Halloween and masquerade masks, wigs and hat try ons will be limited and you MUST ask for assistance. 

We have many cool and enticing items in our shop! We ask that you please limit the items you touch. We are happy to help! 

NO bathroom access. 


Please note our changed hours:

Tuesday - Friday : 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Saturday: 10:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.

Monday : by appointment only

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Welcome to Gene's Costumes

 Welcome to Gene's Costumes, the metropolitan area's finest source of costume rentals and high quality accessories, makeup and Halloween décor! Open year round, Gene's specializes in quality costumes for rent or purchase for all occasions. Whether it's a theatrical production, video shoot, corporate event or school project, we offer a huge variety of costumes for children and adults. Our staff provides top quality customer service and the special attention you can't find anywhere else in the region! Gene's Costumes is a member of the National Costumer's Association.


Tuesday - Friday : 10 am to 6 pm

Saturday : 10 am to 4 pm

Monday and Tuesday- By appointment only


Contact Us

Have a question? Get in touch here or give us a call during business hours. We look forward to hearing from you!


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Fax: 301-949-4450

10636 Connecticut Ave, Kensington, MD. 20895

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