Care.com's Guide to Halloween Ideas

Need ideas for Halloween? Here are suggestions for Halloween costumes, recipes, parties, activities, etc.
Tiffany Smith, Senior Associate Editor
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Halloween ideas

This just in: Care.com ranked the 20 most family-friendly cities for Halloween in 2016. Check out our list to see if your city made the cut!

And for those of you who love Halloween as much as we do, here are some easy tips to help you make it the best, easiest, most spook-tacular holiday ever!


Halloween Costume Ideas

Halloween costume popcorn box


Halloween Recipes

Halloween recipes


Halloween Party Ideas

Halloween party ideas


Halloween Activities, Crafts and Games

Halloween activities


Halloween Jack-o'-Lantern and Pumpkin Ideas

No-carve pumpkin ideas


General Halloween Tips

Ideas for Halloween candy


What are your favorite things to do for Halloween?

Tiffany Smith is an associate editor here at Care.com. She has written for All You, Time for Kids and the Boston Globe. And as a former babysitter, she knows a lot about fun games to play with kids. Getting them to eat their veggies -- that’s a different story!

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