42 Spooktacular Halloween Party Ideas for Kids Of All Ages

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42 Halloween Party Ideas for Kids | Whether you're organizing a classroom Halloween party, throwing a themed outdoor backyard bash for the neighborhood kids, organizing a garage party for teens, or hosting a simple party for the family, this post has tons of fun and easy DIY ideas to make it a celebration to remember. From decorations, to food, to games and activities, we've curated the best simple and budget-friendly tips and we're sharing virtual Halloween party ideas to boot!

If you’re looking for Halloween party ideas for kids, tweens, or teens, this post has tons of ideas to inspire you. From Halloween-themed party food, to simple games, to fun activities even the moodiest of teens will enjoy, you can pick one or several of these ideas to create a celebration to remember. Whether you’re organizing a classroom Halloween party, hosting an outdoor bash for the neighborhood kids, or trying to create a fun night for the whole family, we’ve include tons of options to choose from!

42 Halloween Party Ideas for Kids

14 Halloween Party Food Ideas

While decorations and games are an important part of any celebration, it’s the food that does it for me, and I’m fairly certain I’m not alone on this one. If you’re looking for Halloween party ideas for kids, check out these adorable snacks and treats!

Monster Munch Halloween Snack Mix | Julie’s Eats and Treats
Candy Corn Punch | Nellie Bellie
Halloween Doughnut Hole Eyeballs | Little House Big Alaska
Rice Krispy Treat Pumpkins | One Little Project
Ghost Pretzels | Dessert Now Dinner Later
Easy Ghost Cupcakes | What Should I Make For…
Halloween Monster Cookies | KIMSPIRED DIY
Easy Halloween Candy Bark | Living Locurto
Candy Corn Pretzels | Fun Money Mom
Monster Oreos | Savory Nothings
Mozzarella Eyeballs | Salty Side Dish
Halloween Mummy Pigs-in-a-Blanket | Mom Foodie
Skeleton Party Platter | eHow
Jack-O-Lantern Veggie Tray | Keeping the PEAS

14 Halloween Party Games for Kids

Whether you’re throwing a class party or hosting a celebration at home, these Halloween party ideas for kids are sure to be a hit. From Halloween bingo, to pumpkin golf, to pin the spider on the web, we’ve included DIY games for younger kids, tweens, and teens.

Halloween Tic Tac Toe | Skip To My Lou
Halloween Bingo | The Petite Rainbow
Doughnuts on a String Game | Martha Stewart
Pumpkin Memory Game | Days with Grey
DIY Skeleton Arm Ring Toss Game | Jordan’s Easy Entertaining
Halloween Eyeball Dig Game | Kid Friendly Things To Do
Pop Goes the Pumpkin | Martha Stewart
Halloween Bowling | Red Ted Art
Minute To Win It Halloween Games | Happiness Is Homemade
Pumpkin Golf | A Girl and a Glue Gun
Witches Hat Ring Toss | Be The Best Nanny
Unwrap The Mummy | Kid Friendly Things To Do
Pin The Spider On The Web | Ella Claire & Co
Roll A Jack O Lantern | PLAY PARTY PLAN

14 Halloween Party Activities for Kids

These Halloween activities are a great way to get kids into the Halloween spirit. You can enjoy them in your classroom or as after school activities in the days leading up to Halloween, and they make great Halloween party ideas for kids too.

Mummy Wrapping Fine Motor Activity | Taming Little Monsters
Candy Catapult Halloween STEM Activity | STEAM Powered Family
Halloween Scavenger Hunt | Red Ted Art
Halloween I Spy Printable | Paper Trail Design
Halloween Egg Hunt | Activities For Kids
Halloween Word Search Printable | Happiness Is Homemade
Glue and Salt Spiderweb Craft | Teach Beside Me
Halloween Slime Recipe | Frogs Snails and Puppy Dog Tails
Beaded Pipe Cleaner Pumpkins | One Little Project
Spooky Halloween Balloon Science | STEAM Powered Family
Halloween Suncatchers | fun365
DIY Monster Wreath | A Few Shortcuts
Wrap the Mummy | Kids Activities Blog
Halloween Lanterns | Projects with Kids

Psssst… If you’re looking for VIRTUAL Halloween Halloween games and activities, THIS POST has tons of great ideas!

I hope this collection of Halloween party ideas for kids inspires you to make this holiday extra-special for the little ones in your life!

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42 Halloween Party Ideas for Kids | Whether you're organizing a classroom Halloween party, throwing a themed outdoor backyard bash for the neighborhood kids, organizing a garage party for teens, or hosting a simple party for the family, this post has tons of fun and easy DIY ideas to make it a celebration to remember. From decorations, to food, to games and activities, we've curated the best simple and budget-friendly tips and we're sharing virtual Halloween party ideas to boot!

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Gwen
Gwen
Gwen is a 40-something freelance writer and social media consultant who has an unhealthy love for makeup, hair, and fashion. She lives with her husband and 9-year-old daughter in Toronto, Canada and hopes to move to a warmer climate someday. Preferably tomorrow.