The Best Halloween Games for Kids for a Scary Good Time

by Bethany Braun-Silva

The Best Halloween Games for Kids for a Scary Good Time
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Planning a Halloween party for a few little goblins? We found great Halloween games for kids that are sure to impress every trick-or-treater on your list.


Once you’ve watched all the Halloween movies and read all the Halloween books, your kids might be ready for something a bit more interactive. But don’t worry, there are plenty of Halloween party games that are sure to impress. Whether you’re hosting guests on Halloween night, planning an October birthday party, or just want to make this year a little special considering all 2020 has brought with it, the games on this list are fun and easy to play. Plus, they’re affordable, so feel free to stock up on a bunch before October 31.


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The games below are spooky (but kid-friendly) takes on classic games like darts, ring toss, and Bingo. There are also fun board games inspired by your favorite Halloween movies and theme-park rides, meaning there’s really something for every Halloween lover.


Plus, Target and Amazon have tons of Halloween games for kids that you can shop online right now, and we suggest you do to beat out the rush right before Halloween (especially with so many shipping delays these days). Check out seven ghoulish games to spook up the festivities below.




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Halloween Ring Toss Game


This spider ring toss is an easy and fun game to play. Come November 1, simply deflate and store until next year.

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Mummy Bowling Game Halloween Party Kit - Hyde & EEK! Boutique


Knockdown mummy pins for a ghoulishly good time with this scary take on the classic game.

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Halloween Bingo Cards


Get a mummy, Frankenstein, a ghost, or more for a fun Bingo game. The game comes with bingo markers and different color card variations.

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Halloween Charades


Choose from classic Halloween characters or your favorite characters from movie and television in this fun game for all ages.

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Spider Web Splat Game Halloween Party Kit


This fun take on darts is sure to provide a creepy-crawly good time.

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Hocus Pocus Board Game


Just like in the movie, players work together to stop the Sanderson Sisters’ potion before the sun rises.

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The Game of Life The Haunted Mansion Disney Theme Park Edition


This game is inspired by the famous ride and even glows in the dark.