10 Halloween party games that are more fun than bobbing for apples

Bobbing for apples is SO last year, so play these inventively spooky games at your Halloween party instead


Halloween Mystery Boxes

You will need:

  • Plastic containers
  • Orange spray paint

A selection of things to touch including:

  • Brains = cooked spaghetti
  • Witch fingers = carrot sticks
  • Monster teeth = corn kernels
  • Eyeballs = peeled grapes
  • Witch tongue = long sliced bananas
  • Monster ears = dried apricots
  • Monster hair = yarn

Full instructions here: Christina’s Adventures


Witch Ring Toss

You will need:

  • Witch’s hat
  • Pipe cleaners

Full instructions here: A Girl And A Glue Gun


Halloween Tin Can Bowling

You will need:

  • Empty & cleaned tin cans, with the labels peeled off
  • Acrylic or enamel paints
  • Brushes
  • White fabric scraps

Full instructions here: Party Delights


Pumpkin bowling

You will need:

  • Toilet rolls
  • Black card
  • Glue
  • A pumpkin

Full instructions here: I Dig Pinterest


Halloween Balloon Catch

You will need:

  • Orange balloons
  • Funnels

Full instructions here: Vanilla Joy


Pin the BOO! on the Ghost

You will need:

  • Black card
  • Orange card
  • Yellow card
  • White paint
  • Tape
  • Blindfold

Full instructions here: Pleasantest Thing


Pumpkin Bean Bag Toss

You will need:

  • A large piece of cardboard
  • Orange paint
  • Green paint
  • Bean bags

Full instructions here: Pleasantest Thing


Pumpkin Golf

You will need:

  • A carved pumpkin
  • Golf play set

Full instructions here: Growing a Jeweled Rose


Doughnut Chomp

A great alternative for bobbing for apples!

You will need:

  • Ring doughnuts
  • String

Full instructions here: My Delicious Ambiguity


Spider Web Walking

You will need:

  • Painters tape
  • Plastic spiders
  • A prize for the end like a glow stick

Full instructions here: No Time For Flash Cards

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