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How to plan a spook-tastic Halloween party!

Written by Jenna Johnston

If you’re looking for some Halloween fun,
A spooky party might be the one!
Filled with games and lots of sweets,
Don’t forget the party bag filled with treats!

If you love Halloween, why not try hosting your own spooky Halloween themed party! I’ve created a list to help you plan the perfect party.

👻🎃Halloween decorations🎃👻

The first thing to get your house perfect for a Halloween party is to get lots of decorations! You can choose to either decorate just one room where the party will be or decorate your whole house! Here are some great decorations I love.

Halloween spider hanging decoration

Amazon, £11.99

A spider decoration is great for hanging on your party room ceiling or outside in the entrance to your party! This creepy spider can be bought here!

Halloween trick or treat sweets bowl

Amazon, £7.99

This spooky trick or treat bowl is perfect for having Halloween sweets in for your guests to enjoy! Purchase this spooky bowl before it goes here.

Halloween spider web

Amazon, £3.99

No Halloween is complete without the classic spider web decoration. You can get the webs complete with spiders here.

Ghost Halloween Hanging Decorations

Amazon, £2.75


I love how adorable these ghost hanging decorations are! Get them here.

Halloween Window Stickers

Amazon, £2.99

Get the kids involved and their creativity flowing by decorating the windows with these stickers! Buy the spooky window stickers here.


🍭🍬Food & snacks🍬🍭

No Halloween is complete without sweets! Here’s some great Halloween themed sweets which you can leave around the room in bowls for your guests to enjoy.

Halloween Sweet Trick or Treat Candy Mix

Amazon, £7.19

This sweet mix is perfect for those who love both sour and normal sweets! Not only is there a variety of different sweets, but they are also all Halloween themed making it perfect for your party. Buy here!

Creepy Jellies

Amazon, £11.97

Jelly sweets are sure to be a throwback for the adults! They come in all different creepy creature shapes and flavours. Get them here!

Brachs Candy Corn

Amazon, £8.98

I don’t know about you, but I’ve always wanted to try these American Halloween treats. Why not get them for your party and let your guests try them! Get the candy corn here.

🎉Party games🎉

The guests have arrived, it’s time to entertain them! I’ve written a list of some games and activities to do with your guests.

🍎Apple bobbing🍎

This classic game is such a fun game for everyone to get involved in! Simply fill a washing up bowl with water and place apples in. Each person must try and get an apple out by only using their mouth!

🍫🍏Chocolate apple decorating🍏🍫

I love chocolate apples at Halloween! Have a go at decorating your own chocolate apples with your guests. Simply melt some chocolate and have some sweets on the table and let your guests enjoy!

Mummy wrap

This game is sure to have everyone laughing. Each guest should get in pairs of two and choose who will be the mummy and who will be in charge of wrapping. Afterwards, turn on some music and when the music stops the team who is the most wrapped up wins! You can make it even more fun by having the lights off!

🎃Pumpkin decoration station🎃

Halloween isn’t complete without a pumpkin! Get some pumpkins and let your guests get creative.

🐱Pin the tail on the cat🐱

Just like the classic game ‘pin the tail on the donkey’, this is the Halloween version! Make a cardboard cat and have the tail missing allowing guests to pin the cat tail on.

🎉Party bags!🎉

If you would like to give your guests party bags, I’ve found some bags which are perfect for the occasion! You can fill them with the sweets I suggested above, or some of these party bag fillers.

These party bags will be great for your guests, just £6.99 for 100! Buy here!

This set is perfect for filling party bags  and not only are these toys that kids will love, but they’ll also be nostalgic for parents. Get the party bag filler set here for £14.99!

If you’re looking for party fillers which are more Halloween themed, then this pack is the perfect one! Get the Halloween themed party bag fillers here.

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