The single biggest night of the year when it comes to going out is Halloween!! With that comes the Halloween costume industry, which is booming as of late. No longer do people throw a white sheet over them and call it a night...costumes have become MUCH more sophisticated!! Here is a look at some of the most popular costumes for Halloween 2011, as presented by AOL Shopping.

 

 

 

 

 

For kids are a few ideas. But keep in mind mom and dad, kids costumes go fast. Get them early!!!

 

 

 

For those that may be a bit older, we see that the popularity of the smurfs has returned & made its way into the costume industry. Checkout what other costumes kids may want this year.

For the adults, we see that Lady Gaga, Members of Glee, and even Charlie Sheen are a hit when it comes to getting dressed for Halloween 2011.

 

For more on these costumes and others, visit AOL Shopping.