24 Creative Last-Minute Halloween Party Hacks
Spooky Halloween Donuts
Printable Wine Labels
Need a quick Halloween treat? Gift a cheeky bottle of wine decked with a free printable label. After all, we're only here for the boos.
Speedy Spider Wreath
Grab your hot-glue gun! This easy Halloween wreath is ready in just minutes. To create, glue plastic spiders to a white foam wreath form and hang with a bright ribbon.
Dipped Oreo Monsters
Everyone's favorite cookie is dressed for your next Halloween party! Dip chocolate sandwich cookies in colored candy melt and add spooky embellishments. Dessert's done.
Halloween Wreath Under $5
This Halloween hack starts in your backyard. Spooky Halloween decor doesn't have to be scarily expensive. To make this inexpensive twig wreath, gather some sticks, glue to a cardboard circle, and embellish with faux webs and spiders.
Spooky Snack Mix
Cookie Cutter Pumpkin
Halloween party food doesn't have to be frighteningly complicated. These three-ingredient mummy dogs are ready in just 20 minutes. That's a wrap.
Spooky Snack Mix
This bag of bones snack mix is as easy as tossing white chocolate pretzels and marshmallows in a bag. Use an edible marker to add the smiling skeleton faces. Whip up a big batch and you've got our favorite easy Halloween party snack.
Don't stash all that candy in your trick-or-treat bag! Decorate your no-carve Halloween pumpkin with brightly colored sweets. It's as easy as getting out your hot-glue gun.
Don't head to the store for a quick Halloween costume. This fun DIY couple's costume idea starts with solid-color attire. Simply add a felt letter for salt and pepper. Top with a chef's hat and you're ready to go.
Easy Kid's Costume
An oversize cardboard star is the key to this quick kid's Halloween costume. Add a coat of glitter and some twinkle lights and your little one will be ready for the Halloween festivities.
Candy Corn Game
Easy Halloween Party Game
Here's a fun Halloween hack! Paint a bucket orange and adorn it with a jack-o'-lantern face cut from black electrical tape. During the Halloween party, let the kids try tossing a ball into the bucket.
Instead of carving your pumpkin, give it a coat of black chalkboard paint. Let it dry and it's done! Decorate and redecorate your painted pumpkin all Halloween night long.
You won't believe what gives these Halloween luminaries their eerie glow: masking tape! Print our free pattern and get sticking.
Bat Window Decorations
Create a cluster of spooky bat decals minutes before party time. This Halloween decorating hack starts with our free printable stencils.
Scary Spider Web
Have a roll of black tape? Your Halloween party decorating is done! Simply stick it your front door or window for an eerie display that's ready in minutes.
Pumpkin Drink Garnish
This jack-o'-lantern adds a spooky touch to your Halloween cocktail. Create the spooky drink garnish by carving a face into a halved clementine. Finish with a wooden skewer through the top.
Pumpkin Party Hats
This Halloween craft for kids is the cutest thing we've ever seen! A painted paper bowl creates the base for this fun pumpkin hat. Finish with a cardboard stem and pipe cleaner vines.
Pumpkin Pie Shake
This delicious Halloween dessert is all about pumpkin pie. Blend up a slice in your favorite vanilla milkshake and you've got an easy party dessert in no time.
Pom-Pom Monster Wreath
Halloween decor doesn't have to be gruesome! This adorable monster wreath is ready in minutes thanks to a pile of handmade yarn pom-poms and purchased eyes.