Party Planning Tips for Halloween

Guest post – Party Planning Tips for Halloween

With spooky costumes, frightfully fun games and as much candy as you can eat – it’s no wonder that kids love Halloween! Older kids love going out with their friends trick or treating, however throwing a Halloween party is an ideal way of making Halloween enjoyable for toddlers and younger children – as well as kids of all ages.

To make sure that your spooky soiree is a success, follow these essential Halloween party planning tips…


Party Planning Tips for Halloween


Halloween Decorations

To set the theme just right, make sure you kit out the house with spooky Halloween decorations. A great idea of decorating your house for Halloween is to transform it into a Haunted House! Cobweb decorations and spooky lighting will set the mood – however remember to add fun decorations here and there such as friendly colourful spider and ghost decorations so that the décor is not too frightful for younger children.


Party Planning Tips for Halloween



Spooky Costumes – Party Planning Tips for Halloween

Kids can get so excited about Halloween that they simply can’t decide what they want to dress up as! A good idea of helping children to choose their Halloween fancy dress costumes is to set up a fancy dress box at your party and fill it with different costumes and accessories such as witch hats, vampire capes, skeleton masks and more – kids will have great fun trying on different costumes. Why not join them in a Hawaiian, circus or American themed fancy dress, they’d love it!


Party Planning Tips for Halloween

Terrifying Treats

A party isn’t a party without tasty treats to tuck into! If your children are too young to go out trick or treating, make sure they don’t miss out by playing pass the pumpkin – a pre-carved or plastic pumpkin filled with delicious sweets and chocolates! You could even make a ”Witches’ Brew” inspired drink for your little party guests – try mixing sugar-free soft drinks such as limeade and cherryade together to create a ghoulish colour!



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