Costume Shop

  • If you have made an appointment with Jane Avery to come to the Costume Shop outside scheduled hours, please let us know. We do not have access to her personal calendar and are not aware of any appointments she may have had. Please share this message with anyone who may have made arrangements to meet with her. Thank you! We appreciate your help as we work through this.

The Costume Shop, located on the second floor of The Backstage building at 105 E. Center Street in Oakland, offers costume rentals for all ages and a range of sizes. Options include traditional store-bought costumes as well as vintage clothing.

Costume rentals are $5 per complete outfit. Renters are encouraged to bring a photograph of the desired look to assist volunteers in putting together a custom costume.

We will have extended hours for the month of October!

Wednesday, October 5; 1-3 pm

Sunday, October 16; 12-2 pm

Monday, October 17; 4-6 pm

Tuesday, October 18; 4-6 pm

Tuesday, October 25; 4-7 pm

Wednesday, October 26; 4-7 pm

Saturday, October 29; 10 am-12 pm

Saturday, November 12; 10 am-1 pm for Halloween and HART returns

Saturday, November 19; 10 am-Noon for Roaring 20s returns


OTT 2015 halloween costume 1-2Modeling costumes available at the shop are Kaylie Hall, Dylan Poling, and Jessica Poling.