More than 190 Halloween ideas. Everything you need to plan the best Halloween ever. Includes food, crafts, decorations, party ideas, and more!
It’s that time again: time to carve the pumpkins, make the sweet treats and yes, sit down with the kids and make some spooky crafts.
While the holidays can sometimes be stressful, they can also be a lot of fun especially for those who like to get their craft hands dirty. Halloween in particular offers tons of opportunities to get creative and make decorations, tasty treats, gifts, and more.
With Halloween fast approaching, this massive roundup includes more than 190 Halloween ideas such as recipes, fun crafts, decor, and pretty much anything else to get you inspired for a spooky celebration ahead!
Other recipes you may enjoy
- Halloween Monster Munch
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- Halloween Bundt Cake
- Halloween Stuffed Roaches
- Mummy Twinkie Pops
Now, let us check out all of the cool, creepy, scary, gory, and just plain fun Halloween projects and recipes below (you should maybe grab a pumpkin spiced coffee and get comfy ☕).
More than 190 Halloween ideas
More than 190 Halloween ideas. Everything you need to plan the best Halloween ever. Includes food, crafts, decorations, party ideas, and more!
Halloween Treats and Food
Get the party started with an assortment of fun and delicious ideas!
Jack Skellington Mickey Mouse Rice Krispies Treats
Bring the Pumpkin King to your Halloween dessert table with these yummy Jack Skellington, Mickey-shaped Rice Krispies treats!
These pumpkin mummy pasties are warming, delicious, and oh so easy to make – you could even make them with the pumpkin flesh carved from the pumpkins!
Chocolate Covered Rice Krispies Bat Treats
Homemade brown butter Rice Krispies dipped in dark chocolate make this bat treats the perfect Halloween dessert or snack.
Candy Corn Cookies
These candy corn cookies are the perfect treat for Halloween. They're super easy to make and come out soft, chewy, and delicious.
No-Bake Spooky Spider Cookies
No-Bake Spooky Spider Cookies are the perfect addition to your Halloween celebration this year! With their big googly eyes and creepy little legs, these no-bake Halloween cookies will be the hit of your ghoulish celebration.
Eye Ball Rice Crispy Treats
This fun Halloween themed treat is perfect for kids to make! These eyeball Rice Krispie Treats are festive, spooky, and delicious.
Halloween Ghost Brownies
Halloween Ghost Brownies will be a spooky addition to your Halloween festivities! An easy Halloween dessert recipe for homemade brownies with a whipped topping and sugar eyes, these Halloween brownies will be a ghostly sweet treat for everyone.
My Easy and Spooky Halloween Cupcakes
These Halloween cupcakes are delicious and easy to make. An easy recipe to involve the kids in!
Zombie Snot Dip
Zombie snot dip is so gross but so perfect - kids will love every undead bite!
You’ll be all wrapped up in this easy recipe for Mummy Macarons! They look great and are a tasty treat to be enjoyed by all.
Halloween Chocolate Bark
Impress your guests with this super easy Halloween Bark. Add your favorite Halloween candies, candy eyes, and more!
This festive Halloween popcorn will be a real hit among all the ghouls and goblins in your house.
Halloween fudge is so easy to make with most of your ingredients likely to already be in your pantry. Not to mention that this fudge is super eye-catching.
DIY Halloween Mummy Candy Tubes
Dress up your Halloween treats with these mummy candy tubes made from all those extra toilet paper rolls you may have laying around.
Dirty Earwax Q-Tip Treats
So gross, but that's what makes them the perfect "treat" for your Halloween party!! Kids love how icky these Dirty Q-tip treats are!!
Dirty Bandaid Treats
Fun and a great (gross!) snack, which makes them perfect for Halloween. These dirty band-aid crackers will be a hit with the kids at your spooky Halloween party!
Yummy Spider Webs Treat
Make these edible spooky spider web treats as a party favor for your Halloween party which includes a free printable!
Spooky Spider Cookies
Spooky spiderweb cookies are fun and delicious and the kids will love helping you make them.
Waffle Mummy Pizzas
Waffle Mummy Pizzas would be a great after school snack or even an easy supper for the kids before you head out trick-or-treating.
Cute Spooky Spider Lollipops
Make these spooky spider lollipops with your kids and get them to hand them out to their classmates at school.
Create these Jack-o-Lantern Oranges as a Halloween decoration or snack idea this fall! Kids will have fun drawing spooky faces on their oranges!
Halloween Spell Books Rice Krispies Treats
These treats are for the Harry Potter, Hocus Pocus fans, or just for fun. These spell book treats can also easily be customized for your own theme.
Fun and Easy Breadstick Bones
Breadstick bones are a fun appetizer for a Halloween party. They are also great for family movie nights while watching Frankenweenie.
Halloween Graveyard Treat
A ghoulishly fun and delicious dessert that is always a hit.
Spooky Deviled Eyeballs
These spooky-ooky deviled eyeballs are such fun Halloween party appetizers! They won’t just make your party guests giggle, they taste delicious too! They’re also perfect for your KETO, low-carb boys, and ghouls.
Apple Ghost Skewers
These fun Halloween treats can be made as a craft or assembled beforehand to hand out. They are also allergy-friendly too!
Mini Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Muffin Bites
These mini Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Muffin Bites are vegan, allergy-free and kid-friendly that are perfect for breakfast, snacking, or dessert! Bite-sized mini muffins at their best!
Pumpkin Peanut Butter Layer Brownies
Where pumpkin, peanut, and chocolate combine! Pumpkin Peanut Butter Layer Brownies will make you rethink your definition of brownie. These gluten-free and vegan brownies are the healthiest of holiday indulgences, you won’t have to stop at one!
Soft & Grainless Pumpkin Spice Latte Cookies
Soft and pillowy cookies, healthier (and better) than a drinkable pumpkin spice latte. These pumpkin spice latte cookies are free from allergens, gluten-free, vegan, and paleo. You’ll be sure to get a dose of real pumpkin here!
Gluten-Free Vegan Halloween Ghost Cake
This Gluten-Free Vegan Halloween Ghost Cake is made with a chocolate sponge, luxurious chocolate buttercream, and adorable poached pear ghost decorations! It’s also refined sugar-free.
Halloween Spider Web 7 Layer Dip
Enjoy this Spook-tacular 7 layer dip that looks as good as it tastes.
Halloween Jack o’lantern Bucket Cupcakes
These Halloween Jack-o-'lantern Bucket Cupcakes are chocolate pinata cupcakes (filled with candies) with more candies on top! They are great for kids and adults alike and perfect for your next Halloween party or potluck!
Halloween Phantom Pierogi Pizza Pockets
These healthy Halloween Phantom Pierogi Mini Pizza Pockets are baked and not fried, easy to make and you can even make them ahead and freeze. They are a unique Halloween finger food to make for your own party or take along to a Halloween party.
Jack Skellington Cheese Ball with Pumpkin Tortilla Chips
This Jack Skellington Cheese Ball is the perfect appetizer for Halloween. It combines cream cheese, bacon, and a few other simple ingredients to create a one-of-a-kind, no-bake Halloween dip.
Halloween Bento Box
This Halloween Bento Box is the perfect creepy lunch for kids.
Mini Ghost Pizzas
Mini Ghost Pizzas are a quick and easy Halloween dinner idea that the kids will love!
Witch Hat Cupcakes
Combine cupcakes and sugar cones to create witch hat cupcakes!
These cute Frankenstein Lollipops are easy to make using store-bought candies!
Green Monster Cyclopes Cookie
These Green Monster Cyclopes Cookies are delicious and fun for the Halloween season as well as being easy to make.
Soup Maker Pumpkin Soup
Loaded with fresh pumpkin, garlic, and onion, this super creamy pumpkin soup in the soup maker is also suitable for Slimming World and Weight Watchers diet club members.
Monster Fruit Cups
These monster fruit cups are so fun to make with kids this Halloween season. It’s also a yummy snack idea (no candy!) that kids will love to eat!
Halloween Veggie Pizza
Halloween Veggie Pizza – A spooky themed graveyard pizza featuring a flavorful ranch cream cheese covered crust, topped with colorful veggies and “tombstone” crackers.
Easy Wicked Witch Cupcakes
Easy Wicked Witch Cupcakes – These Halloween witch cupcakes are so easy to create. They look so professional yet they go together quickly with a few simple hacks!
RIP Halloween Cupcakes
These Halloween tombstone cupcakes are also a great treat for classroom parties. Pair these cupcakes with a synonym lesson where you make a graveyard of dead “boring” words, and fill the gravestones with “interesting” words.
Halloween Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake
Soft and chewy dark chocolate chip cookie cake jam-packed full of chocolate chips and candy corn, making the perfect colors for Halloween parties!
Poison apples are fun Halloween food to have at your party. Here’s how to make an all-natural treat worthy of the best Halloween party...
Halloween Taco Stuffed Peppers – Gluten Free
These Halloween Taco Stuffed Peppers are just as easy to make as tacos, taste just as good (if not better) and are super cute little Jack O’ Lantern pumpkins for your Halloween dinner or Halloween party. They are gluten-free and you can even make them dairy-free too.
Halloween Spiderweb Cookies
If you're looking for something cute to make for Halloween that’s fun and festive but not a complete sugar bomb, try this whole wheat Spiderweb Maple Brownie Cookies! The only sweetener is a little pure maple syrup.
Southwest Corn Dip
This corn dip is easy to whip up and tastes amazing!
Halloween Dark Chocolate Cookies
Dark Chocolate Cookies are the perfect Halloween party treat. Soft, loaded with bitter-sweet chocolate flavor and candy surprise, these cookies are not only fun and festive but also wholesome.
Halloween Ghost Vanilla Donuts
Halloween Ghost Vanilla Donuts is a perfect kids’ party treat. These sweet vanilla-flavored donuts are made with all wholesome ingredients, refined sugar-free and with no extra fat. Super healthy and super scary!
Easy Halloween Bat Cupcakes
These Easy Halloween Bat Cupcakes are super easy to make, taking only a couple of minutes and no special talent or equipment! Frost and go!
Easy Creepy Ghost Hard-Boiled Eggs
Halloween snacks for kids or parties are a blast, but not many are protein-packed like these spooky ghost hard-boiled eggs. When the kids head off for the day or for Trick or Treat, you want to get something in their bellies that might hold them a bit longer.
Ghosts in the Graveyard Trifle
So sweet and so spooooooky! This trifle is full of chocolate goodness with sweet meringue ghosts and white chocolate bones. It's a great Halloween treat!
Pumpkin Jack-O-Lantern Cookies
These fun pumpkin, oatmeal, and chocolate chip cookies are a Halloween tradition in my family. They are shaped like pumpkins and decorated like jack-o-lanterns with candy faces!
How to Make a Jack Skellington Cupcake Cake
Turn the main character of The Nightmare Before Christmas, Jack Skellington, into a fun pull-apart cupcake cake. It's perfect for Halloween, birthdays, or even a humorous Christmas dessert.
RITZ Crackers Spiders
Looking for a fun snack for after school or Halloween? These Ritz cracker spiders’ snacks are easy to make and fun to eat.
Delicious, rich double chocolate M&M's cookies are the perfect sweet treat to enjoy this Halloween!
Vegan Pumpkin Cake
Deliciously decadent gluten-free and vegan pumpkin cake with a dairy-free pumpkin spice buttercream frosting! This cake is shaped into a pumpkin and such fun to make and eat!
Paleo Molten Lava Cakes with Salted Caramel
Perfectly gooey and rich Paleo molten lava cakes filled with a vegan salted caramel sauce that is quick and easy to make! You won’t believe these chocolate lava cakes are grain-free, nut-free, and vegan!
Spooky Spider Cupcakes
These spooky spider cupcakes are easy to make and perfect for Halloween party food or fun Halloween treats for kids!
Monster Pretzels Recipe - Fun Halloween Food
Fun monster pretzels make a great treat for Halloween party food & party favors! This quick & easy Halloween recipe is perfect for kids to make themselves!
4 Fun and Easy Halloween Macarons
These fun decorated macarons make a really quick and easy Halloween dessert or treat and they’d be perfect to make in bulk for Halloween party food!
Spooky Eyeball Caprese Bites
These easy but spooky Eyeball Caprese Bites make a fun and healthy Halloween party food snack the whole family will love!
Best Halloween Treats that Aren’t Candy
Need some alternatives to handing out sugar, or perhaps to keep your own kids engaged in Halloween activities? Here is a great list of Halloween treats that aren't candy.
Ghostly Mini Cheesecake Bites
Ghostly mini cheesecake bites are the perfect dessert for a Halloween party. Whip up this quick & easy Halloween dessert in minutes with just 6 ingredients!
Mummy Ritz Crackers
These super easy Mummy Ritz Crackers make a great quick Halloween party food idea! Kids will love making and eating this fun and easy spooky treat!
Frightfully Delightful Witch Brew Halloween Snack!�
Witches and goblins alike will love this sweet witches brew brownie treat!
How To Make Frankenstein Suckers
You will love making this easy and creative recipe and everyone will love getting a Frankenstein sucker!
Double Chocolate Flourless Peanut Butter Cookies
Easy double chocolate peanut butter cookies that are thick, soft, cakey & heavenly straight out of the oven. Make a batch in about 20 minutes start to finish with simple ingredients from your fridge & pantry. Decorate the tops with melted white chocolate & candy eyes for a cute Mummy theme that's perfect for Halloween!
Too Cute Bloody Ax Mascarpone Cookies
These little spooky but cute cookies are incredibly easy to make, but more importantly, they taste scrumptious. They have the right amount of sweetness with a gentle, crumbly texture and a creamy chocolate filling. Everyone loves a little edible art on the table this coming Halloween!
Halloween Peanut Butter Cupcakes
Moist peanut butter chocolate cupcakes, frosted with peanut butter frosting, and decorated with cute chocolate spiderwebs and little spiders!
Vegan Chocolate Cake with Buttercream Frosting
This classy vegan chocolate cake decorated with simple candy offers a sophisticated dessert alternative for Halloween.
Witch Finger Cookies
These healthier witch finger cookies use jam in place of food coloring! They can be made with all-purpose flour or with whole wheat for a 100% whole grain version. The perfect Halloween dessert!
Easy to make spider cupcakes with a pumpkin cupcake base and cream cheese frosting. Easy to make and allergy-friendly.
White Chocolate Halloween Ghosts
Tasty and spooky ghosts made with yummy white chocolate and peanuts. So easy to make in your slow cooker.
Dark Chocolate Halloween Cookies
Dark as night chocolate cookies with orange candies make an eye-catching addition to your Halloween snacks.
Mummy Meringue Cookies
These fun mummy meringue cookies are light as air and melt-in-your-mouth treats, perfect for your Halloween party!
Mini Pumpkin Cupcakes
These mini pumpkin cupcakes, topped with classic sweet and tangy cream cheese frosting, are incredibly fluffy, moist, and full of fall flavor. They will disappear in seconds!
Halloween rice cakes
For little ones who love a food fright - why not try these spooky finger food plates of rice cakes with blackberries & grapes.
Halloween crispy cakes
Spooky, crispy little monsters with huge white chocolate eyes that follow you around the room. You'll love these crispy, chewy, sweet, and delicious Halloween crispy cakes.
Easy Halloween Cupcakes
These Halloween cupcakes are as much fun to make as they are to eat. Follow this quick and simple recipe to bake up delicious chocolate cupcakes that are easily customizable.
Monster Halloween Popcorn
This Monster Halloween Popcorn is one of those easy Halloween treats that require only 5 ingredients and a few minutes to whip up.
Frozen Pumpkin Pie Yogurt Snack Bites
Frozen pumpkin yogurt bites are an easily seasonal snack perfect for kids and adults too for fall or Halloween.
5 Minute Spider Snack For Kids
This idea is kind of like the classic peanut butter and celery snack “Ants On A Log” with a silly twist.
Green Monster Muffins
Halloween and party time can be fun without the need for food coloring and other weird ingredients. These green monster muffins pack in a whole bag of baby spinach but remain absolutely delicious.
Halloween Breakfast Bliss Balls
Have fun and indulge in some better-for-you Halloween breakfast bliss balls. Allergy-friendly and easy to make, they also make a great little healthier Halloween treat to include in little lunch boxes on the day.
Spooky Halloween Smoothie Bowl
This spooky Halloween Smoothie Bowl is made from blueberries, strawberries, and bananas and blended to creamy perfection.
Deliciously Gory Brain Food Jello Fruit Salad
Can you wrap your “head” around eating gory brain food jello for Halloween? Try not to “think” about it too much, and you’ll be just fine!
Freaky Frankenstein Rice Cereal Halloween Treat
Surprise and delight all the goblins you know at this year’s Halloween party by serving up this easy to make Freaky Frankenstein Rice Cereal Halloween Treat.
Mini Pumpkin Bundt Cakes
Make your own pumpkin patch! These adorable pumpkin bundt cakes are easy to make and absolutely perfect for Fall!
Melted Almond Butter Cup
Reese’s peanut butter cups are the candy of a happy Halloween! This melted almond butter cup is for people who are avoiding sugar this year and want to enjoy a filling and delicious alternative.
Halloween Trick or Treat Bag Ghost Cake
This adorable ghost cake is all about treating and none of the tricks. It's easy to make using a quick store-bought cake.
Meaty Mummies Charcuterie Board
Looking for something to fill the kids up before their night of fun? This mummy-inspired snack board is so easy to make and they will absolutely love it!
Halloween Chili Con Queso Dip
Halloween Chili Con Queso Dip is a delicious 10-minute queso cheese dip that features canned chilies, pimentos, green olives, food coloring, and cheese.
Halloween Monster Mix
Halloween Monster Mix is a sweet and delicious no-bake snack mix that features Chex cereal, melted candy, and an assortment of tasty add-ins like candies, chocolate morsels, marshmallows, and sprinkles. It makes a yummy, edible Halloween gift for the spooky season.
Bleeding Brain Cake Balls
Serve some Bleeding Brain cake balls at your Halloween party. Your guests will be amazed at these yummy cake balls with a gooey center that looks like an oozing, bloody brain.
Witches' Brew Halloween Cupcakes
These bewitching cupcakes are perfect for a Halloween party.
Looking for a fast and easy Halloween treat? Try this delicious mummy mini pizzas. Perfect for Halloween parties, play dates, or a fun family supper.
Easy Spooky Halloween 7 Layer Taco Dip
Easy Spooky Halloween 7 Layer Taco Dip recipe is the perfect holiday appetizer. Add the spooky spider web for the holiday, or keep it smooth for year-round enjoyment!
Halloween Peanut Butter Cookie Cups
These Halloween Peanut Butter Cookie Cups start with a 3 ingredient, flourless cookie! Add your favorite candy and make a spooky treat this holiday!
Yummy Crunchy Halloween Bark
Halloween is all about the candy, so make your own delicious treat with this easy recipe for Halloween Bark. It’s fun for adults and kids!
Pumpkin Shaped Rice Krispies
Rice Krispies Treats are always a hit with kids. Make them more fun this Halloween by cutting into pumpkin shapes and adding silly faces!
Cheese Stick Ghost
These Cheese Stick Ghosts are so easy to make and an easy way to make healthy food fun for Halloween parties.
Halloween Peeps Houses
Do your kids enjoy making gingerbread houses? If they do, you must show them this idea! Halloween Peeps Houses are adorably spooky and creative. They are fun to make and fun to eat:) Unlike traditional gingerbread houses made at Christmas, the Halloween Peeps Houses are made with yummy wafers.
Halloween Kids Crafts and Printables
Get the kids involved with these easy ideas!
Build-a-Witch! Free Printable Halloween Paper Craft
Looking for a fun Halloween craft for the kids? This free printable build-a-witch is super cute and an awesome activity for all ages!
Spider Web Easy Salt Painting
The Spider Web Easy Salt Painting is perfect for your kids to be busy this Halloween.
Monster University Stones
This Monster University Stones Activity is perfect for monster lovers and super cute.
Free Printable Trick or Treat Scavenger Hunt
This free printable trick or treat scavenger hunt is a great way to get everyone in the holiday spirit and look for spooky things along the way!
Ghost Emoji Painted Rocks
Using emojis is a way of expressing moods and is a fun way of communicating with others in this digital age. This Halloween ghost emoji rock painting tutorial will be a fun rock painting craft to do with your family.
Halloween Cootie Catcher with Jokes for Kids
These free printable Halloween Cootie Catchers are two activities in one. First, an origami craft to fold the toy, then a fun game that tells jokes!
How to Make Adorable Halloween Footprint Ghosts
These Halloween ghost footprints are such a sweet way to remember just how small your kiddos are this Halloween.
Halloween Kindness Cards
Spread some Halloween kindness to trick or treaters along with the candy with these cards.
You’ve Been Boozed Printable
Kids don’t need to have all the fun this Halloween. Pass out these You’ve Been Boozed gifts to your friends.
How to Teach Your Kids to Sew with This Halloween Sewing Craft
Your kids can learn how to sew while making these cute Halloween crafts.
Easy Orange Textured Halloween Slime Recipe
Kids will love playing with this super simple Halloween slime recipe this Halloween!
Halloween Black Cat Softie Pattern (and Video Tutorial)
A Perfect Beginner Sewing Project to teach your kids how to sew and have lots of fun together.
Personalized DIY Harry Potter Wands
These DIY Harry Potter wands use everyday supplies found around the house or in your backyard to create a fun Halloween craft for kids.
Cursive Name Monster for Kids
Cursive writing name monsters are the perfect way of practicing handwriting around Halloween!
Spider Web Art Project for Kids
Spider web art for kids is a fun watercolor resistant art project that is perfect for Halloween.
Craft Lightning Halloween Kids Foot & Hand Print Art
Use your child’s footprints and handprints to create a cute, quick, and easy Halloween craft to decorate your door this Fall!
Quick and Easy DIY Halloween Spider Hair Pin
Make this sweet spider hairpin in a flash.
FREE Halloween Coloring Pages
Download this free Halloween Coloring Page for your kids to keep them entertained while learning something at the same time.
Halloween Books for Kids
Carefully chosen read-aloud books can become treasured family traditions. Have a look at two favorite Halloween books for kids.
Halloween Bottle Labels
These super fun Halloween Bottle Labels are a great way to add Halloween festivity to your home decor. The post provides free printables too!
Non-Candy Halloween Gloves
Make some non-candy Halloween gloves for the kids by adding craft supplies to the gloves.
Monster Soup Halloween Sensory Bin Fillers & Ideas
This Halloween Sensory Bin idea is truly about as easy as it gets while occupying little minds!
Googly Eye Halloween Headband Tutorial
Make an easy DIY Halloween headband with just some googly eyes and felt. This googly eye Halloween headband is so simple to make and so much fun to wear!
Halloween Themed Drinks
Quench your thirst with one of these fun Halloween-themed drinks!
Halloween Punch recipe for kids and/or adults!
Having a Halloween party? Serve bubbly, creepy, Halloween Punch (Haunted Witches Brew Recipe) to a large crowd with both adult and kid options.
Halloween Mocktail - Frogspawn Slushie
Make these gross sounding mocktails for Halloween parties- Made with fresh kiwi and topped with a gummy frog!
Melting Witch Halloween Punch (non-alcoholic)
This green non-alcoholic Halloween Punch is the perfect Halloween potluck or witch-themed party recipe, especially for kids! It has key lime Sherbert, soda pop, chocolate cookie witch hats, marshmallow licorice brooms, and candy eyes.
Bloody Eyeball Halloween Punch
This Bloody Eyeball Halloween Punch is easy to make and only takes a few ingredients.
Blood Orange & Bourbon Witches Brew Cocktail
This Blood Orange Witches Brew is delicious and spooky for Halloween.
Magic Potion Punch
A magical punch that fizzes and bubbles when you add the secret ingredient. Great for mad scientists and Halloween parties or just anytime you need a little magic.
This refreshing frothy beverage will transport you into the Wizarding World. It’s super easy with only 5 ingredients!
Easy Clementine Halloween Smoothie
This super simple Halloween smoothie made of clementine and strawberry is full of spooky sunshine! Serve this smoothie in a jack-o-lantern pumpkin cup perfect for a party, as a fun Halloween juice for breakfast, or before you head out for trick or treat!
Friendly Vampire FreakShake
Go big this Halloween with a sweet vampire freak shake treat!
Need a fun but easy to make Halloween cocktail. Phantom Potion is party perfect! Simple to make, it looks eerie and tastes great.
Halloween Home Decor and Crafts
Get into the spirit of the season with these ideas!
Spooky Pallet Sign
Need a last-minute Halloween decoration? These spooky pallet signs are perfect for a quick craft that adds a lot of character to your space.
Mickey Mouse Pumpkin Decoration
Make this simple DIY Mickey Mouse Pumpkin decoration! It’s a no-carve pumpkin project that’s kid-friendly and can be up-cycled year after year.
DIY Spooky Halloween Soap
This Halloween soap is super cute as an addition to your bathroom or kitchen.
Easy Origami Pumpkin Garland
Autumn isn’t autumn without a pumpkin or two. Learn how to make easy origami pumpkins with this step by step tutorial
Trick or Treat Pumpkin Trio in Trendy Fluorescent Neon
Dollar Tree pumpkins dressed up with black craft paint and neon letters are a trendy way to decorate this Halloween!
Glow in the Dark Monster Eyes
Simple craft store supplies merge to create these spooky fun giant monster eyes to greet the neighborhood this Halloween!
Halloween Bath Bombs
These fun Halloween bath bombs are a fun, non-food treat for Halloween. They smell amazing and are a lot of fun to make.
Halloween Spider Craft for Kids
Make these DIY spiders sit on top of your candy bowl to spook out the trick or treaters or as additional decor in the house.
Easy Black Lace Halloween Wreath
This Halloween wreath is very easy and quick to make and is the perfect addition to your Halloween decor.
Milk Jug Pumpkins Halloween Craft for Kids
Save your empty milk jugs! Turn them into these super cool light up pumpkins for Halloween!
Milk Jug Ghosts Halloween Craft
Save your empty milk jugs and create these simple milk jug ghosts to display this Halloween!
3D Creepy Halloween Ghost Craft
Make 3D ghosts using cupcake liners! This super simple craft is fun for kids. Get creative with different ghost faces!
How to Create a Beautiful Halloween Appetizer Centerpiece
This Halloween Appetizer Centerpiece is perfect for the Halloween host or hostess that wants to impress their guests with the most beautiful Autumn grazing table, full of cheeses, fruits, and colorful harvest crudités!
How to Prep a SPOOKTACULAR Halloween Christmas Tree
Transform your porch with a spooktacular Halloween tree.
Spooky Halloween Bats Garland
One Cute Spooky Halloween Bats Garland for you to decorate this season!
Wicked Witch Halloween Mantel Decoration
Need a Halloween Mantel Idea? Check out this Wicked Witch Halloween Mantel Decoration.
DIY Glitter Pumpkins
These pumpkins with glitter are one of the easiest fall craft projects ever and they last a long time too!
DIY Spooky Halloween Books
These spooky Halloween books are so much fun to make and will be something you can stash and pull out year after year.
Acrylic Pouring Fall Decor
Learn how to make fun, easy DIY Halloween Decor with Acrylic Pouring!
DIY Planter Witch Legs
Dress up your fall planters with these DIY witch legs!
Solar Light Jack O'Lantern
This Solar Light Jack O’Lantern charges all day in the sun and turns on automatically each night to wow your neighbors and guests without you having to do a thing!
DIY Halloween Wreath
If you’re feeling a little crafty and looking to save money, making a DIY Halloween wreath is such a fun project! Halloween colored plaid ribbon and black hydrangeas make this wreath quite festive.
Pretty DIY Halloween Decor Ideas
This DIY Halloween decor idea has some farmhouse style that Joanna Gaines would totally love! This arrangement is so easy to make, just stick some black hydrangea stems in a mason jar and finish it off with some plaid Halloween ribbon.
Wooden Pumpkins from Log Slices
Rustic, wooden pumpkins are the perfect way to decorate your farmhouse home in the fall. A version from log slices makes gorgeous decor for Halloween.
$4 Dollar Tree DIY Halloween Wreath
This is a super easy beginner DIY Halloween wreath for only $4!
100 Funny Halloween Captions
Add some Halloween sass to your home with this huge list of Halloween sayings for letter board and chalkboard decor.
Easy & Adorable DIY Ghost Plate
This cute craft is easy to make and perfect for holding spooky treats. You can also decorate your front step with it or your mantle.
Wicked Halloween Mason Jar DIY
Wicked and oh so fun! This mason jar will be done before you say boo! Easy DIY for your Halloween decor.
DIY Light Up Pumpkins
Light the way for Trick or Treaters with this cute stacked pumpkin light.
Halloween Bandana Wreath
Make this unique Halloween Wreath. Customize it with your favorite Halloween color combination.
No-Carve Disney Little Mermaid Pumpkin
This DIY Disney The Little Mermaid Pumpkin is the perfect way to celebrate Halloween!
How to Build a Halloween Terrarium
Make a Halloween terrarium to add a bit of creepy fun to your decor. When the holiday is over, swap out the miniatures for other seasons.
Cousin Itt Halloween Prop Tutorial
Learn how to make a quick and inexpensive Cousin Itt Halloween Prop! He’s family-friendly and looks great, but he won’t scare the little ones!
DIY Halloween Tombstones
Learn how to craft your own DIY Halloween Tombstones using upcycled cereal boxes and add a faux graveyard to your outdoor Halloween decorations!
Hanging Cage Halloween Prop
These easy hanging Halloween props use mostly Dollar Store materials and can be made for about $5 each. They are fun to make and look great indoors or outdoors, so grab some supplies and hang a few around your house this Halloween!
Halloween Party and Gift Ideas
Share the Halloween fun!
Halloween Food: Sub Sandwich With Edible Eyeballs!
Check out this giant sub sandwich with edible eyeballs that you can serve a crowd from kids to adults. Easy for a family to make at home, not too scary, and totally adorable.
How To Throw An Awesome Halloween Tiki Party! Party Ideas & Inspiration
Take a classic Hawaiian theme and give it a spooky twist with skeletons, pineapple Jack-o’-Lanterns, tropical cocktails and party food, Hawaiian shirts, grass skirts, and tiki statues!
Fall Mason Jar Pumpkin Craft
Create this simple Mason Jar Pumpkin Craft this fall season to display in your home! This pumpkin lights up too by placing an LED votive candle inside.
50+ Halloween Movies For Kids
Looking for family-friendly Halloween movies? Check out this list of Halloween movies for kids.
DIY Pull String Halloween Ghost Pinata
Halloween may look different this year, but you can still make it really fun with this Halloween pull string pinata.
Monsters Inc Halloween Costumes Created from T-shirts
Tee shirts and felt transform into Mike and Sully costumes, perfect for dress up and trick or treat.
DIY Origami Bat Cupcake Toppers
Throwing a party this Halloween? Learn how to make these simple origami bat cupcake toppers for the creepiest cakes around.
How To Make Easy DIY Halloween Spooky Spider Treat Bags
This is a fun, no-bake treat you can make with your children! They also make for a great spooky table setting.
Oogie Boogie Treat Bags (With Bug Popcorn Recipe)
These Oogie Boogie Treat Bags are such a cute way to display Oogie Boogie Bug Popcorn and are the perfect treat to serve up at any Halloween or Nightmare Before Christmas Party!
Candy bouquets take just a few minutes to make and are terrific Halloween gifts for friends, family, teachers, and neighbors.
Get kids in the Halloween spirit with a Halloween PJ bucket filled with spooky treats, fun activities, and new pj’s.
Dollar Store DIY Halloween Bar
Create a fun ghost-themed Halloween bar with an inexpensive paper plate backdrop and other dollar stores DIYs!
DIY Halloween Favor Bags
These DIY Halloween favor bags are the perfect way to wrap up some treats for the kids.
Bugs & Kisses Halloween Treat Topper + Free Printable
Send all your favorite goblins some Bugs & Kisses with a FREE Printable treat bag topper to print and color!
DIY Duke Caboom Candy Bucket
Easy and adorable Toy Story candy bucket that has Kaboom!
The Crypt Keeper Cocktail
Need a fun beverage for Halloween parties? The Crypt Keeper Cocktail is easy to make, delicious, and great for your spooky party
Non-Candy Halloween Treats
Easy Halloween craft for a non-candy treat. Hand them out to classmates or trick or treaters.
DIY Frugal Frankenstein Mason Jar Beverage Cups
Make your next Halloween party SPOOK-tacular with this easy to put together Frankenstein Mason Jar Beverage Cups. This is a fun craft to do with the kids.
Halloween Nail Design & Art
Halloween is a great opportunity to show off your creativity with costumes, but why stop there? Now you can match your Halloween Nail Design to your costume!
Originally published on October 25, 2014. Updated on September 19, 2020.
Cindy Eikenberg, Little Miss Celebration
Jamie, this is the motherlode of Halloween! 🙂 Thank you so much for including my projects and I love everything here! Pinning and sharing – enjoy a wonderful weekend and hugs!
What a wonderful roundup of all the Halloween posts I've seen. Thanks for including my Halloween Wreath. Have a great weekend, Jamie.
Linda @ Tumbleweed Contessa
Thanks so much for including some of my ideas in this wonderful collection! I've pinned it and will be referencing it next year!