Halloween Games


Over 100 Halloween party games for kids and adults in a quick and easy list. We have listed all of our diy and printable Halloween games and include name, recommended age group, and description words that highlight group size, indoor or outdoor, active, and more. So enjoy reviewing our Halloween games list and find fun party games for kids, teens and adults that utilize spooky stories, skeletons, pumpkins, trivia, ghosts, gross food, and more games to match your Halloween party theme. 

For those looking for Halloween game ideas you've come to the right place. Our games and activities are listed in alphabetical order and include game name, age group or range, and description words to help identify a game theme or whether it is passive, active or messy. Note while we do identify and age range many of these Halloween games can be adapted for kids, teen, and adult parties. Often traditional Halloween games for kids are the most fun and entertaining for adults to play at their parties, because they are simple and silly. And if you want more information on a specific Halloween game, just click the link to learn about game details, rules and more.

Halloween Party Games

Bobbing for Apples - Ages 7 and up, classic bobbing game plus 7 game ideas
Bone Collector - Kids and Families, challenge, active, search, outdoors / large space helpful
Broomstick Witch Hunt - Children 3 - 6, adult story telling, search
Build a Scarecrow - Kids and Adults, challenge, creative
Candy Bowl Halloween Dice Game - Kids 10 and up & Adults, fast paced, winner takes all
Candy Corn Catch - Children 3 - 6, All Ages, target game
Candy Corn Guessing Game - Children 3 - 6, All Ages, guessing game, variations, photos, creative tips
Candy Dice Game - Children 4 - 8, Printable, dice, Halloween candy
Capture the Pumpkins - Kids, Teens and Adults, open space and fields, active - running
Cluck Hunt - Children 3 - 8 maybe 10, silly, challenge, noisy, search
Create a Haunted Story - Variations for All Ages, creative, story telling
Daylight and Darkness - Kids 4 - 8, large space, take off on Red Light, Green Light
Decades of Horror - Adults, Printable horror movie trivia game, match game
Don't Lose Your Head - Ages 5 - 12, variation, relay, active, balance, easy to adapt to age group
Eat Your Brains - Tweens, Teens, Adults, gross, food eating, messy game

Eyeball Bounce - Variations for All Ages, challenge, target game
Eyeball Relay Race - Variations for All Ages, challenge, team game
Finish the Spooky Phrase - Kids 7 and up, adults, interactive group game, printable
Frankenstein Relay - Children 3 - 8, easy, walking relay
Graveyard Roll - Children 3 - 7, easy, hand & eye coordination, individual and team play, target game
Ghost Drop - Children 3 - 7, easy, hand & eye coordination, small space
Ghost Hunter - 5 and up, Reading Skills, search, solve riddle
Gross Food Guess - Kids and Adults, food
Guess the Ghost - Children 3 - 6, guessing
Guess What's in the Halloween Box - Kids 5 - 12, sensory game, guessing items
Halloween Bean Bag Toss Games - 4 Variations, All Ages, Challenge, Target, Relay
Halloween Image Bingo - Kid's Image 4x4 Halloween Bingo 12, 25, and 40 card packs
Halloween Bingo - 5x5 Printable Bingo with Halloween graphics

Halloween Nightmare Bingo - Printable & Bingo Game for 13 and up, scary bingo terms
Halloween Candy Hunt - Children 3 - 6, search
Halloween Candy Mash - Kids 8 and up, adults, candy bar guessing game, challenge
Halloween Charades & Draw It for Adults - Teens & Adults, guessing, drawing, teams, printable
Halloween Charades for Kids - Kids version, easy charades, guessing, drawing, teams, printable
Halloween Corners - Children 3 - 6 and All Ages, movement, music, random winner
Halloween Costume Contest - All ages, how to host, plus costume games for random winners
Halloween Costume Scavenger Hunt - Adult, camera, printable list, challenge, outdoors
Halloween Decorations Scavenger Hunt List – Kids, families, printable list, walking, view Halloween displays
Halloween Don't Laugh - Kids 4 -10, printable, silly, joke reading game, teams
Halloween Drink If - Adults - 114 printable Halloween game cards
Halloween Elimination - Teens & Adults, printable trivia game, large group, 4 pack
Halloween Eviction - Kids 3 - 10, music, active, outdoor, random elimination
Halloween Fear Factor Trick or Treat - Teens & Adults, gross, eating, messy

While reviewing our Halloween party games for kids and adults, keep in mind that a kid's games while simple can be hysterical to watch adults play especially if they have had a few adult beverage. The idea of carrying a skull on a tray, putting together a scary puzzle or just trying to bounce an eyeball into a jack-o-lantern can be challenging Halloween activity. Plus you can do the reverse and  take Halloween games for adults like Fear Factor and adjust it for younger kids by using gummy candy instead of gross foods. Our list is great for inspiring creative Halloween game ideas and allowing you to come up with fun Halloween party games whether they are silly, creepy, messy, creative or interesting trivia challenges.

More Halloween Game Ideas

Halloween Film Festival - Teens & Adults, creative, preparation, make video
Halloween Jokes for Kids - 151 jokes and riddles
Halloween Printable Jokes - Kids, lunch box jokes, Don't Laugh game
Halloween Left Right Game - Escape the Cemetery gift passing game for kids
Halloween Left Right Story Game - Penguins 1st Halloween, gift/candy passing story game for younger kids
Halloween Match Me - Teens and Adults, Sentence match game, printable option only.
Halloween Memory Match - Kids challenge, small group, game / activity
Halloween Mind Boggled - Kids and Adults, word game, printable option only - Boggle like word game
Halloween Mind Match - Kids and Adults, word game, printable option only - Finish my Phrase game
Halloween Movie Master Game - Adult, creative, movie riddles
Halloween Pictionary - Teens & Adults, Interactive, drawing, guessing, teams
Halloween Puzzle Relay - Kids & Teens, challenge, relay
Halloween Questions - Ice breaker / party starter game, versions for children, tweens, adults
Halloween Roll the Dice - Kids 7 and up, Families, printable, dice, Halloween candy

Halloween Photo Scavenger Hunt - Teens & Adults, outdoors, printable list, challenge
Halloween Scavenger Hunt - Kids 7 - 12, families, printable clues, individual and small group game
Halloween Secret Message Game – Kids 8 – 12, Adults, Printable word games, solve coded message
Halloween Spooky Sounds Story - All ages, storytelling, group participation with noises
Halloween Story Game - Kids and Adults, preparation by guests, creative
Halloween Survivor - Kids & Adults, several challenges and rounds
Halloween Taboo - Teens & Adults, printable, challenging guessing game, 113 game cards
Halloween Trivia Questions Game - Teens & Adults, printable, multiple choice trivia game
Halloween Treasure Hunt Game - Kids, clues / riddles, search
Halloween 20 Questions - Teens & Adults, guessing, teams, mental challenge, office
Halloween Who Am I? - Adapt for All Ages, question & answer, guessing
Halloween Word Search - Kids & Adults, free printable word find
Horror Movie Madness - Adults - printable trivia game involve horror movie characters
Make-A-Monster - Kids & Teens, creative, challenge, arts & crafts
Miserly Man - Kids 7 - 12, story telling activity, gross food passing

Fun Halloween Games for Your Party

Monster Dash Dice Game - Kids 4 - 8, Families, printable, easy to play
Monster Movie Trivia - Teens & Adults, adapt for age, challenge, trivia
The Morgue Assistant - Kids 9 and up, Teens, adapt for age, challenge, gross, messy
Mummy Wrap - Kids 5 and older, challenge, relay, variations to increase difficulty
Murder Mystery Parties - Teen & Adult, who done it parties
Operation Body Parts - Tweens, Teens and Adults, messy, gross, teams, competitive
Pass the Pumpkins - Children 3-6, sitting children's game
Pin the Nose on the Pumpkin - Children 3 - 8
Pumpkin Bowling - Children 3 - 8, challenge
Pumpkin Brains Search - Children 3 - 10, gross, messy, good for pumpkin carving parties
Pumpkin Golf - Kids 4 - 8, outdoors or inside, one pumpkin or mini-course, individuals

Pumpkin Hunt - Kids and Teens, outdoors, running, search, individuals or teams
Pumpkin Math - Children 6 - 9, classroom game, problem solving, math
Pumpkin Relay - Children 3 - 8, teams in a line, classroom game, easy to play
Pumpkin Smash - Children 3 - 10, single player & team option, balloon game
Scary Halloween Story - Kids up to 10 maybe 12, scary story, passing of gross items
Skeleton Pose Off - Kids 6 - 12, adults, challenge, active, entertaining, variations including relay
Spiderweb Hunt - Children 3 - 6, easy
Spooky Walk - Children 3 - 6, musical chairs type game but no shoving
Superhero Secret Identities - Printable, trivia, Ages 12 and up
Untangle the Spider Web Games - Kids up to 12, parent supervision, open space, 2 games, challenge

Toddler Halloween Games - Halloween activities for those 3 and under, good for preschoolers too
Tragic Sam - Kids and Adults, gross food guess, add a creative story
Trick or Treat Game - Kids up to 10, silly actions
Trick or Treat Candy Match - Ages 12 and up, printable Halloween candy matching game
Vampire or Not - Kids 4 - 8, indoors, guessing game, simple, not competitive
Vampire Trivia - Teens and Adults, printable, 20 questions
Which Witch is Which? - Teens and Adults, printable, witch trivia game
Witch's Hat Ring Toss - Children 3 - 6, adapt for older kids, challenge, target
Witch Hunt Game - Children 3 - 8, hide and seek like, search for hidden witches
Worm Bobbing - Kids, messy, challenge
Zombie Attack - Kids and Adults, target challenge, outdoors

Halloween Game List
We've included over 90 Halloween games that use Halloween decorations, costumes, gummy foods and a variety of iconic Halloween themes to get you ready for October 31st. Whether you are planning a party for 6 or 106, you'll find diy and printable party games for your event or inspiration to create your own unique party activity that is sure to result in a fun, smile, laughter and a great time.

It is never to early to get creative and start planning your Halloween party. Take some time and look over your Halloween decorations, review your theme and see if you can come up with original games just for your party.

If you have a skull, skeleton, pumpkin or ghost, then think about whether that item can be passed, tossed, used in a relay, carried, stacked or used as a target and see if you can make a game out of it.

We pride ourselves on being creative and trying to come up with new Halloween games and variations on classic games. Most times these party games ideas are a hit, however sometimes that can fall flat. We always recommend having 2-3 games at an party, so that if one isn't well received the other games will pick up the energy and fun. We remind you to keep your guests in mind when putting together your Halloween party game list and when in doubt play the games that are easiest. The end goal is happy a great Halloween party, having fun and creating unique memories.

So grab a pumpkin spice coffee, sit down, relax and enjoy checking out our Halloween games.