The single most common factor you are likely to encounter with any mascot costume – custom, off-the-shelf, animal, humanoid or object –is that you will get hot after wearing the costume for a period of time. Whether you are a seasoned sports mascot or a company volunteer may determine how long it takes before you
Working as a mascot can be a very physically demanding job. As most mascots don’t speak, all forms of communication are pantomimed or implied through physical actions. That’s without getting into the more demanding performances and stunts many mascots perform. Make no mistake – it’s easy to get hot when wearing a full body mascot costume.