31 Boo-worth Halloween Party Ideas


Throw a Halloween Party your family and friends will remember for years to come.  It’s party time with these best Halloween party ideas and theme ideas.  They include party games, party drinks, dessert tables, gross Halloween party food, indoor Halloween party games, outdoor Halloween party games and party favors to throw the best Halloween parties!

The Tip Junkie Halloween site has 56 Halloween party ideas with pictured tutorials with to play together on Halloween.  You can always search there if you’re looking for more cool games. {wink}

Halloween Party Ideas

Halloween Party Ideas

1.  Wicked Witch Halloween Party ~ Here is a post featuring a beautiful Halloween party spread! With the theme of the decor black, white and metallic you have chic setup that your guest will adore! Use this as your next Halloween party inspiration and you’’ll wow your guests with a grown-up and stylish version of Halloween decor!

2.  Ghost Music Halloween Dinner Party ~ A spooky dinner party complete with old music sheets used as wallpaper and floating instruments.

3.  How to Make a Spooktacular Halloween Tablescape {free printables} ~ “No tricks, just treats”, this adorable Halloween tablescape is adorned with bats, chandeliers, candy, adorable cake and the best part…free printables to help you easily make it yourself!  {{knuckle bumps}}

4.  Monster Mash Halloween Party ~ We did the Monster Mash!  How fun is this monster inspired Halloween party! Make your own photobooth props using the free printables.

5.  Haunted Halloween Party ~ Create an eery and cheery Halloween haunted house party for kids!  It’s a mixture of antiques, spooky spiders, a black cat and amazing desserts.

Best Halloween Parties

Best Halloween Parties

6.  Trick or Treat Halloween Party ~ Trick or treat, smell my feet, give me something good to eat.  Isn’t this party absolutely adorable?!  Ric rac, witches hats, haunted house silhouettes and treats all in black and orange.

7.  Blood Bar Halloween Party {Adult Halloween Party Theme} ~ After trick or treat is over for the kids, this is a perfect way for the adults to enjoy Halloween! Use this post as great inspiration on how to create a beautiful and festive cocktail party!

8.  Fall Festival {Halloween carnival} ~ This carnival themed Halloween party will keeps kids entertained for hours with the creepy concessions and graveyard games.  The tutorials for the googly eyed cups and chairs are also included.

9.  I’’ll Get You My Pretties {Wicked of Oz Halloween Party} ~ Super fun ideas for throwing a Wicked of Oz Halloween Party that the whole neighborhood will want to attend. Includes yummy crafty food ideas, decoration inspiration and costume ideas.

Indoor Halloween Party Games

Indoor Halloween Party Games

10.  Mummy Dress-Up ~ A fun team game to see who can make a mummy the quickest.  Divide the children into groups, give them crepe paper or toilet paper and let them wrap a mummy.  It’s fun, easy and cheap!

11.  Pin the Eye on the Monster Game {halloween games} ~ This Pin the Eye on the Monster Game will be the hit of your Halloween party. Not only is it ADORABLE to look at, it’s fun to play. It’s made with crepe paper ruffles hot glued on poster board.

12.  Pumpkin Toss Game {Halloween Games} ~ How cute is this pumpkin toss game!? Easy to create with some pumpkins, paint, tags and vinyl. Great for a Halloween or Fall themed party! Check out this post for the full tutorial!

Outdoor Halloween Party Games

Outdoor Halloween Party Games

13.  Bobbing for Apples ~ Tie apples or donuts on a string and hang them for a different version of the classic bobbing for apples.

14.  Halloween Scavenger Hunt {free printable} ~ Send your little ghosts and goblins out on a scavenger hunt using this spooktacular Halloween free printable.

halloween party games for kids

Halloween Party Games for Kids

15.  DIY Witch’s Hat Pinatas ~ No-smash pinatas that can be reused year after year.  It’s simple, it has a pull string for the goodies to fall through.  {{smiling}}

16.  Spider Splat {Halloween Games} ~ This fun Halloween party game will make everyone pop with laughter.  Perfect for your neighborhood trunk or treat or a party in your own backyard, you could even use it for your trick or treaters by putting a piece of candy in each balloon.

17.  Halloween Carnival Cupcake Walk Kit ~ Keep little ghosts and goblins occupied with this Carnival Cupcake Walk game. The printable kit includes full-page numbers 1-12 for players to stand on as well as mini numbers 1-12 for drawing the winner. This game would be perfect for classroom parties and church parties!

Halloween Favor Ideas

Halloween Favor Ideas

18.  Sink Your Teeth Into These Treats ~ What kid or adult wouldn’t love sinking their teeth into a delicious donut?  Dress up the donuts with plastic vampire teeth and add candy eyes.

19.  You Light Up My Halloween {party favor} ~ This glow stick party favor is such a fantastic idea!  I love that it’s not candy.  It’s also practical because the children can wear them trick-or-treating.

20.  Jack-o-Lantern Juice Bottles ~ These fun juice bottle jack-o-lanterns are an inexpensive party favor for kids school parties.  With vinyl shapes you can quickly reproduce enough of this easy Halloween activity for a classroom full of ghosts and goblins.

21.  Non-Candy Halloween Party Favor ~ Fun googly eye rings pair with this free printable to make cute non-candy Halloween treats.

22.  Skeleton Halloween Favors  ~ Looking for an easy and quick party favor?  Print and attach this adorable tag to a plastic skeleton.

23.  Halloween Pom Pom Earrings ~ Instead of passing out candy filled party favors this Halloween, pass out these wickedly adorable earrings! All you have to do is glue pom poms to craft store earring posts. Attach them to the free witch printable cards for easy gift giving. 

Gross Halloween Party Food

Gross Halloween Party Food

24.  6 Easy Halloween Party Food Ideas ~ You are going to love these easy Halloween party food ideas and how to make them that are sure to be the hit of the party, including Mummy Toast, Sweet Coffins, Spooky Pears, and more!

25.  Gross-ology Party Food ~ Plan a menu of gross food for your next party or for a fun snack for the kids.  Some of the menu ideas include scabs & pus, dirty diaper, rat droppings, dirty band-aids, ear wax and a plate of worms.  Yucky, but so much fun!

26.  Creepy Peepers Halloween Jell-O ~ I definitely have the jeepers creepers from looking at this jell-O.  The tutorial shows you how to make these cool eyes from Knox gelatin and sweetened condensed milk.  

27.  Worm Sandwich ~ Surprise your kids with this fun dinner – or really get them worried by telling them you will be serving worms {evil laugh}.  These would also be fabulous for an insect/bug themed party or for Halloween.

Halloween Recipe

Dessert Table

28.  Halloween Dessert Table ~ Looking for some beautifully delicious inspiration for your upcoming Halloween event? This is the post for you! You’ll impress all your guest with ideas from this dessert table, from the cakes to the treat bags! 



29.  Fizzy Pumpkin Halloween Drink ~ These pumpkin drinks are absolutely darling! Decorate small mason jars with vinyl stickers and add a festive and simple drink made with sherbet, juice and soda. The perfect addition to a Halloween party or your spooky Halloween dinner.

30.  Witches’ Brew {Kiwi Spritzer} ~ This Kiwi Spritzer is a Fun Halloween Drink that the kids will love! Perfect for a Halloween Party Beverage or just a tasty Halloween Treat for your Trick or Treaters!

31.  Candy Corn Drink ~ A refreshing and festive Halloween beverage layered to look like candy corn.  How cute is the ghost marshmallow peep in top?!



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