Kids Nothing is more fun than a good-natured Halloween scare! Whether you are planning a party at home or for school, these Halloween ideas for kids are the perfect way to get spooky!
Halloween Ideas for Kids
This post contains affiliate links.
Whatever you love about Halloween, we’ve got plenty of Halloween crafts for kids, spooky worksheets and printables, creepy Halloween recipes, and kooky party games!
Kids Halloween Crafts
Toilet Roll Black Cats – Make a black cat with this recycled craft tutorial!
Dollar Store Halloween Craft Hacks – These 15 fun halloween crafts will save you time and money!
Halloween Coffee Filter Craft – This preschool halloween craft is sure to make little ones smile! All you need is a coffee filter, orange construction paper, markers, a squirt bottle, and your imagination.
Recycled Bottle Cap Spiders – There’s nothing to fear from these creepy crawly recycled spiders!
20 Halloween Crafts for Kids – We’re in love with all of these adorable Halloween crafts!
Halloween Front Doors – Decorate the door with these fun Halloween designs!
Easy Crafts: Halloween Ideas for Kids
Halloween Luminaries – Looking for a way to light up the night? These Halloween luminaries are perfect!
Footprint Ghosts – Use your feet to create the spookiest ghosts around!
Spooky Eyeball Bracelets – These adorable cuff bracelets are made from cardboard tubes and a whole lot of giggles!
Mini-Haunted Houses – Have a spooktacular time making these tiny haunted houses!
Sewn Jack-o-Lantern Bag – This adorable sewing craft for kids is the perfect size for catching all of those Halloween night treats!
Halloween Night Light – Say goodbye to the dark with this easy-for-kids-to-make DIY Halloween Night Light craft!
Free Halloween Printables and Games
Halloween Coloring Pages for Kids – Get your coloring groove on with these kid-friendly Halloween coloring pages!
Halloween Ooey Gooey Sensory Activities – Prepare to get messy with some hands-on sensory activities!
Halloween Math Worksheets – Get some math practice in with the help of some Halloween friends!
No-Candy Halloween Printable – Giving out treats that aren’t candy? This printable “witches” your trick or treaters Happy Halloween anyway!
Brains and Eyes Halloween Sensory Bin – Dig around in a DIY version of brains and eyes with this fun activity.
Halloween Party Games for Children
Ultimate Halloween Games for Kids – Here are some of the best and spookiest Halloween games around for your next Halloween party!
Halloween Paint Chip Puzzles – Turn boring old paint chips into the perfect Halloween puzzles!
Halloween Math Games – These Halloween-inspired math games make fact practice fun!
Halloween Sight Word Game – Make funny sentences and learn to recognize Halloween words with this fun sight word game for kids!
DIY Ghost Bowling – This kid-tested, parent-approved indoor bowling game will be a howling good time!
Printable Halloween Games for Kids – These fun printable games are perfect for home or school!
Kid-Friendly Halloween Recipes
Candy Corn Sugar Cookies – Bake up a batch of these adorable (and tasty!) candy corn-inspired sugar cookies!
Sweet Treats for Halloween – These five fun Halloween treats are super family-friendly!
Halloween Treats for the Family – From Halloween popcorn to mummy pizzas, these finger foods make the perfect Halloween treats.
Fog Drinks – These spooky beverages will be the hit of your next Halloween party!
Halloween Breakfast Ideas – “Donut” be afraid of these spooky breakfast treats on Halloween morning!
Spooky Treats for Halloween
Harry Potter’s Pumpkin Juice Recipe – This healthy juice is the perfect autumn drink!
Spooky Halloween Pudding Cups – These yummy Halloween treats are perfect for your Halloween party, and so easy to make! All you need are pudding cups, Reese’s peanut butter ghosts, Brach’s mellowcreme pumpkins, and Oreos.
Halloween Cookies – It’s a toss up which Halloween cookie recipe we like best, but the melted witches are a top contender.
No-Bake Bats and Mummies – These frightfully good snacks are perfect for a Girl Scout or Boy Scout Halloween party activity!
Scream Cheese Brownies and Oreo Cookie Pops – Check out these Halloween desserts that your kids are sure to love!
Halloween Costumes for Girls
Top Kids’ Halloween Costumes – Will your little one be a princess or warrior? There are fun costume options for everyone!
Princess Halloween Costumes – Let your trick or treater dress up like the princess you know she is!
Homemade Halloween Costumes – These adorable DIY Halloween costumes are easy enough to whip up in a weekend!
Face-in-Face Halloween Makeup – This Halloween makeup tutorial makes any costume come to life!
Halloween Costumes for Boys
31 Totally Awesome Halloween Costumes for Boys – From a knight in shining armor to a lumberjack, these boys’ costumes are fun and easy to make!
18 Hero Costumes for Boys – Your little one’s inner hero will shine through with these hero Halloween costumes!
DIY Halloween Costumes for Boys – “Le-Go” of your preconceived notions about how long homemade Halloween costumes should take, because we have the perfect last-minute costume ideas!
iPad Halloween Costume for Boys and Girls – This free, DIY Halloween costume is perfect for your technology-loving kids!
Halloween Mask Printables – Create your own DIY Halloween costume with one of these printable Halloween Masks for kids!
Infant Halloween Costume Ideas
DIY Costumes for Babies – These infant Halloween costumes are too cute for words!
Homemade Halloween Costumes for Kids – Forget expensive costumes, because these DIY designs are even cuter!
Halloween Costumes for the Whole Family – Make it a family affair with these Halloween ideas for kids and adults with super costume ideas!
Top 10 Halloween Costumes for Kids – These costumes make Halloween dress-up fun for everyone!
More Halloween Ideas for Kids
What is your family’s favorite Halloween, craft, recipe, or activity? Comment below!