If it’s not clear by now, we loooove Halloween around here! And if you need some ideas for party activities on Halloween night, or fun printables and craft ideas to keep the kids out of the candy stash for a few more days, take a look at these terrific ideas we’ve compiled over the years.
There’s something for everyone, from tiny tots to your cynical tweens and teens.
Of course, there’s always whipping up some last-minute Halloween treats. For, uh…the kids. Of course
Related: The ultimate last-minute guide to Halloween treats, recipes, and edibles of all kinds.
Last-minute Halloween crafts and decor
Oogie Boogie Man Halloween Door DIY | Practically Functional
Creepy, easy door decorating ideas for Halloween
17 favorite kid-friendly Halloween party printables for decor and more
Printable Halloween Bingo card for parents…hilarious!14 fun Halloween crafts perfect for preschoolers and little kids
Easy and fun Halloween paper crafts for kids
9 fun, easy Halloween party games for kids
Easy DIY Halloween crafts for preschoolers
Kawaii printable Halloween craft projects
15 non-scary Halloween crafts for little ones
11 cool teen and tween Halloween crafts that don’t suck.
The coolest Halloween door decorations from a 13-year-old Broadway fan
12 spectacular sugar skull crafts with Dia de Los Muertos in mind
20 outrageous, must-see Halloween face paint tutorials on YouTube
Halloween craft boxes that make great last minute gifts
Halloween Printables…Lots of Them Free!
9 free Halloween coloring pages that are actually pretty cool, from pumpkin mandalas to sugar skulls.
Free printable Halloween paper dolls, from sweet to steampunk to Star Wars.
A great resource for Halloween printables and party games
21 fun and totally free Halloween printables
15 Halloween printables that keep kids of all ages happy — and busy
Printable Halloween Bingo card for parents…hilarious!
DIY Halloween Treat Bags
DIY Glow-in-the-Dark Trick-or-Treat Bags | The Sweetest Occasion
9 super easy ways to make your own Halloween treat bags more fun
5 last-minute DIY Halloween treat bags you can whip up quickly
How to make a DIY light-up Halloween candy bucket
Last-Minute Halloween Pumpkin Decorating Inspiration
DIY teal pumpkin “embroidery” instructions | Eighteen25
Brilliant tip: How to keep your jack-o-lantern from rotting this year
9 awesome teal pumpkin decorating ideas to identify your house as safe for trick-or-treaters with allergies.
8 cute pumpkin decorating ideas for little kids — no scary stuff
16 no-carve pumpkin ideas that are cool and quick
10 outrageously creepy pumpkin carving ideas from the pros for inspiration
12 free geeky pop-culture pumpkin carving templates from emojis to Grumpy Cat
16 easy and very cool no-carve pumpkin ideas and 6 more no-carve pumpkin ideas that are totally impressive
Hamilton pumpkin carving templates. Work!
13 of the most outrageous Halloween pumpkin carving ideas we’ve seen probably ever
DIY Yarn Hair Unicorn Pumpkin | Lines Across
Unicorn pumpkins FTW!
19 incredibly cool Star Wars pumpkin ideas
6 ways to decorate Halloween pumpkins with Sharpies
Not-so-scary monster party ideas, decor and treats for younger kids
Stranger Things party ideas
Our favorite scary DIY Halloween decorations
20 free emoji Halloween pumpkin carving stencils
Halloween Tech Activities
PicMonkey for Halloween-ified photos on Cool Mom Tech
An easy tutorial to Halloween your photos using this free web tool
7 cool Halloween apps our kids really love
14 of the best Halloween apps for kids of all ages
How to take awesome pictures on Halloween night
10 zombie themed Halloween decorations and ideas that aren’t too gross
And when it’s all over…
10 clever ideas for what to do with leftover Halloween candy from recipes to educational crafts to donation sources.
7 tasty recipes for your Halloween candy