The Adventurist Guide to Downtown Las Vegas

Williams Costume Co. – More History than Halloween

shoppingFor almost 60 years, Nancy Williams of 20151021_122305Williams Costume company has clothed, accessorized, costumed and for a while, taught many dancers, performers, actors in Las Vegas. This downtown landmark is THE place to go for all of your costuming needs. You can rent costumes or buy them. You can put your own costume together and get really creative with the variety of items in the store. There are hundreds of masks and wigs to spark your imagination and plenty of knowledable staff to assist you. For the past six years, Yvette has been helping people with their choices in the rental and sales area.

If you are in need of bling, you will need to speak to Glenda, the Queen of Rhinestones. She has been with Williams for 18 years. She is a skilled craftswoman who can advise and assist you with all of your rhinestone and gem needs. Ask her about folded money!


Williams has a large supply of hats you can customize, feathers, beads, fabric, trim and cord, gloves, and accessories. They have everything you need to be anyone or anything you want!

20151021_123959A visit to Williams Costume Company is a an opportunity to experience some of the fantastic history of Las Vegas. If you ask nicely, you may get to hear some stories of the golden age of Vegas. Not only is Ms Nancy Williams a former dancer and showgirl, she is also one of the famous Dice Girls! There is a replica of the famous picture on the side of the Williams Costume Co.