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Top 3 Fancy Dress Ideas For New Year’s Eve

What better way to usher in 2018 than with a crazy themed, fun filled fancy dress party. Here at Escapade we love any excuse for one and we want to make sure that you make the entrance of the evening in a fabulous costume.

To make things easy for you, we have compiled a list of some of the most popular New Year’s Eve fancy dress party themes this year with some spectacular ideas on what to wear.

Events New Year's Eve

School teachers and children have been encouraged to wear fun fancy dress later this month in order to raise as much money as possible for Red Nose Day.

According to Shropshire Live, kids across the country raised a record-breaking £7.8 million in 2009, but Comic Relief organisers want them to do even better this year to help some of the world's poorest people live a better life.

The theme is 'do something funny for money', so all kinds of activities could be on the agenda on March 18th, including quiz days, talent shows and perhaps even a sponsored throw-a-wet-sponge-at-a-teacher event!

Red Nose Day


It may have been a Christmas party, but the players at Manchester City opted to wear fun fancy dress for their team bash over the weekend.

The players turned up on Saturday (December 4th 2010) looking bright and cheerful in polka-dot outfits to go clubbing in Hale, Cheshire.

We're not entirely sure what the theme was, but the costumes did look a little bit like clown fancy dress, although the Mirror speculated they could all have been children's TV


Rihanna took time out in Toronto this week to meet some of her young fans, some of whom were in children’s fancy dress.

The Disturbia singer was in the Canadian city yesterday (August 5th 2010) as part of her Last Girl on Earth tour and seemed pleased to pose for pictures with the youngsters.

One was wearing a jolly clown fancy dress costume, while another dressed as a princess to meet her idol, the Daily Mail reports.

Rihanna, 22, then took part in some fancy dress-wearing


A man who tried to rob a bank in America wearing
children’s fancy dress
failed this week after being caught by
booby-trapped money.

Dennis Hawkins, 48, sported a clown costume, a blonde wig and –
rather bizarrely – fake breasts to attempt the heist in
Pennsylvania on Saturday (July 24th 2010).

However, after holding up cashiers with a toy gun and making off
with a bag of cash, Hawkins’ master plan began to fail.

He attempted to steal a car but its owner jumped out with the
keys, while the bag of money exploded