Top 10 Halloween costumes in Ann Arbor in 2011
There may be nothing more frightening than an angry bird, as Alfred Hitchcock would surely attest.
Photo courtesy of Angry Birds
The average U.S. consumer was expected to spend $72.31 this year, up from $66.28 in 2010, according to the National Retail Federation.
Michigan web users complete 10 percent more searches for "Halloween costumes" than the average U.S. web searcher, according to Google. And, in Michigan, "corn maze" and "pumpkin patch" are more popular than "hay ride," according to Google.
At least one local Halloween shop, Ypsilanti's Fantasy Attic, reports that consumers this year are especially interested in retro costumes like Saved by the Bell and Al Bundy.
But according to Google, here are the Top 10 web searches for Halloween costumes in Ann Arbor this year:
- Angry Birds
- Nicki Minaj
- Black Swan
- Playboy Bunny
- Charlie Sheen
- Tron Costume
- Power Ranger