Halloween Party Ideas and Costume Ideas

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Get your friends and family together for a tricky treat of a party! Check out our Halloween party ideas below for dozens of ideas and photos to make your Halloween party a spooky-good time! From Halloween treats and cocktails to Halloween decorating ideas, Halloween costume ideas and more, your scary-awesome Halloween starts here!

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Chilling and Cheeky Haunted House Ideas Chilling and Cheeky Haunted House Ideas

Enter a mansion of terror-ific decorating and drink ideas… from marvelously macabre skeletons to creepy cauldrons of witch's brew, these dreadful ideas will turn fiends into fraidy cats!

Creepy Carnival Party Ideas Creepy Carnival Party Ideas

Make it a night of terror under the Big Top with these scary circus Halloween decorating ideas. Get inspiration for a freak-show mantel with a DIY marquee, a scary entrance and of course – clowns!

Killer Zombie Apocalypse Party Ideas Killer Zombie Apocalypse Party Ideas

Munch on Halloween party drink and decoration ideas, from a radioactive bar to survivor-approved decorations for your porch and mantel. The undead have woken and they want to party!

Asylum Party Ideas to Drive Them Mad! Asylum Party Ideas to Drive Them Mad!

Go crazy with demented decorating ideas for a haunted asylum theme Halloween party. Bloody body parts, unhinged inmates and twisted chains create a house of horror… and no one escapes.

Day of the Dead Party Ideas for a Skeletal Soiree Day of the Dead Party Ideas for a Skeletal Soiree

Celebrate the spirits with to-die-for Halloween party ideas for Day of the Dead-themed decorations, altars, candy buffets and more. Sugar skulls, bright colors and yummy brews will raise the dead!

Simply Bewitching Modern Decorating Ideas Simply Bewitching Modern Decorating Ideas

Cast a spell with Halloween chevrons, stripes and polka-dots. From DIY pumpkins to a complete mantel, our stylish table and mantel ideas will make you the ghostess with the mostess!

Spooky Spider Decorating Ideas…EEEK! Spooky Spider Decorating Ideas…EEEK!

Spin a magnificent web of freaky-deaky spider decorations to get their skin tingling. From wicked webs to matching tableware, click for decorating ideas that'll give them the heebie-jeebies!

Scary Pumpkin Halloween Decorating Ideas Scary Pumpkin Halloween Decorating Ideas

Conjure up a mua-ha-ha mantel and front porch with simply smashing Halloween decorating ideas using scary pumpkins. With their sly and spooky smiles, these playful pumpkins are a scream!

Wicked-Cool 'Black & Bone' Halloween Candy Buffet Ideas Wicked-Cool 'Black & Bone' Halloween Candy Buffet Ideas

Scare up a creepy-chic table o' treats, cocktails and party décor. Cast a spell on your treat-takers with these fun and easy ideas for sweets with spooky style!

Enchanting Ideas for Kid-Friendly Halloween Decorating Enchanting Ideas for Kid-Friendly Halloween Decorating

Spread cheer this Halloween with ideas for a playful pumpkin patch in your front yard and a kid-friendly, no-scare mantel inside. We've got everything you need for a happy haunting!

Boo-Cute Halloween Class Party Ideas Boo-Cute Halloween Class Party Ideas

Fly through these easy and eek Halloween party ideas for a too-cute-to-spook classroom. Click for a cauldron-ful of party ideas for fun decorations, games, activities and costumes.

Marvelously Macabre Scary Halloween Treats Marvelously Macabre Scary Halloween Treats

Set a scream-worthy table with scary treats like witch finger pretzels, eyeball doughnut pops and candy-covered strawberry ghosts. Munch on our how-to's for a R.I.P.-roaring good time.

Shocktails! Halloween Party Cocktail Ideas & Recipes Shocktails! Halloween Party Cocktail Ideas & Recipes

Pour on the freaky fun at your Halloween party! Use our Halloween Party Cocktail Ideas & Recipes gallery to brew up creepy cocktails and Halloween drinks.

Boo-tiful & Bewitching Halloween DIY Decorating Ideas Boo-tiful & Bewitching Halloween DIY Decorating Ideas

Feast your eyes on these do-it-yourself Halloween decorating ideas! Get crafty with wicked-cool ideas for lantern bats, pumpkin balloons and witch's feet.

Get Your Glow On! Brilliant Glow Stick Ideas Get Your Glow On! Brilliant Glow Stick Ideas

Ready, set... GLOW! Set the kids up for safe trick-or-treating with bright ideas for a glow-in-the-dark favor table and a WOW chandelier of glow sticks. Cool Halloween party ideas!

5 Kids Costume Ideas with Mix-and-Match Accessories
5 Kids Costume Ideas with Mix-and-Match Accessories

Be freaky fabulous! Get inspired by these head-to-toe looks for kids using mix-and-match accessories. Frozen, Monster High, Hello Kitty, Disney Princess – the gang's all here!

10 Hot Ways to Create Your Own Look with Accessories
10 Hot Ways to Create Your Own Look with Accessories

Ignite your imagination with these hot ideas for making a unique costume out of mix-and-match accessories! Be stark RAVE-ing fabulous, be wild, be YOU!

Top 10 Halloween Costume Trends Top 10 Halloween Costume Trends

Wouldn't be caught dead in anything but the hottest costume? Get ideas from our costume trends gallery, from the freaky-fabulous Monster High ghoulfriends to medieval kings and more.

Zombie Makeup How-to Guide Zombie Makeup How-to Guide

Don't just dress up as a zombie – transform into the walking dead! Follow our how-to for a zombie makeup tutorial that will make you stand out from the living.

13 Halloween Costume Ideas to Complete Your Character! 13 Halloween Costume Ideas to Complete Your Character!

Completely transforming into a character is way more fun than just wearing a costume — and it's easier than you might think!

10 Totally Transforming Kids Costume Ideas 10 Totally Transforming Kids Costume Ideas

Need help transforming your costume into a character? Try our kids costume accessorizing ideas to make their costumes the best on the block.

13 Magical Disney Princess Costume Ideas 13 Magical Disney Princess Costume Ideas

Why yes, your highness, you DO deserve the royal treatment, no matter where your carriage carries you! Sneak a peek at these fresh and trending ideas for dressing girls of all ages as their favorite Disney Princesses!

Vampire Makeup How-to Guide Vampire Makeup How-to Guide

Vamp it up! See the step-by-step tutorial on how to create a dramatic vampiress look with ghoulish makeup and fangs.