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How to Preserve a Pumpkin the Right Way

Keep the spooky spirit going all October long.

13 Fun Ways to Celebrate Halloween This Year

Wondering how to celebrate Halloween this year? These cute ideas will help you plan the spookiest season ever.


Our Picks for the Best Halloween Decorations on Amazon

Amazon has just about everything you need, including creepily clever Halloween decorations that won't break the bank.


HomeGoods Is Selling the CUTEST Candy Corn-Inspired Ceramic Halloween Tree

This ceramic Halloween tree looks good enough to eat!


Here’s Why We Pass Out Candy on Halloween

Sure, candy's a big part of lots of our holidays in the United States—but why is Halloween the one where...


7 Pumpkin Painting Ideas You Have to Try This Year

Make mushy jack-o'-lanterns a thing of the past with these painted pumpkins that will last through Thanksgiving.

The Cutest (and Spookiest) Halloween Decorations from Target

Whether you prefer your home to look more like a creepy crypt or the perfect spot to monster mash, we've...


How to Host a Scary Movie Night

Grab a security blanket and stock up on snacks. It’s a fearsome film fest for your bravest movie buffs.


Pier 1’s Newest Decorations Will Have You Wishing Halloween Could Come Sooner

Pier 1's line of Halloween knick-knacks is the perfect combo of spooky and sweet.


How to Throw an Authentic Day of the Dead Party

Plan a festive, colorful and authentic Day of the Dead party! We have ideas for decorations, costumes, food and more...

10 Things You Can Do With a Jack-O-Lantern After Halloween

Just because Halloween is over doesn’t mean your jack-o-lantern should be thrown away! Check out these clever ways to repurpose...


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How to Carve a Pumpkin

No matter how you cut it, these steps will make easy work of carving pumpkins this Halloween.


History Lesson: Why Do We Carve Pumpkins?

Our country's pumpkin-carving history began with a spooky tale.


10 Tips for Your Spookiest Halloween Spread Ever

Grab your cauldrons and bedazzled pumpkins, because it's time to plan a spooky spread with our Halloween party ideas.


8 Genius Ways to Save Money This Halloween

Halloween can get expensive in a hurry. Between stocking up on candy, buying multiple costumes and ensuring you have the...

What Halloween Looked Like the Year You Were Born

See how much the Halloween season has changed over the years with these vintage memories.


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How to Throw an Easy Halloween Party

Grab your besties and broomsticks, this easy Halloween party comes together with a swish and flick of a wand. Get...


What to Put in a Grown-Up Trick-or-Treat Bag

Who says trick-or-treat bags are just for kids?


If You See a Teal Pumpkin on Halloween, This Is What It Means

Here's everything you need to know about these blue-hued pumpkins!


The Zombie Frappuccino is Coming to Starbucks. Here’s What You Should Know.

Starbucks is rumored to be concocting a frightfully good treat for this Halloween season. Do you dare try it?


The Mind-Boggling History of Punkin Chunkin (aka Pumpkin Launching)

By any name, this wacky fall activity has become a pop-culture hit.


8 DIY Halloween Costumes You Can Pull Together in Less Than an Hour

Skip the Halloween store this year and try your DIY skills with these easy homemade costumes.


8 Ways to Dress up Your Porch This Halloween

Get in the Halloween spirit with these easy DIY decorations for your front porch.

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Celtics, Catholics and Commerce: The Fascinating History of Trick-or-Treating

We can thank our friends in Ireland, France and the U.K. for introducing us to one of our favorite holiday...


19 Frighteningly Fun Halloween Costumes for Food Lovers

Take "you are what you eat" to a whole new level with these food-themed Halloween costumes that make trick-or-treat even...


8 Incredible Pumpkin Carving Tips We Learned From the Pros

Prepare to wow neighbors and passers-by with these incredibly helpful pumpkins-carving shortcuts from the pros.


6 Tips for How to Pick a Pumpkin That’s Perfect for Your Jack O’ Lantern

Everyone wants to pick a pumpkin that's just right for their jack-o'-lantern, but choosing one can be tricky. Here are...