Celebrate Spooky Season With a Fun Night In

Halloween is just days away, and with that comes shopping for costumes, visiting haunted houses, and carving jack-o’-lanterns. But celebrating the spookiest day of the year doesn’t always mean going out. You can still build lasting memories from the comfort of your own home with our three best stay-at-home Halloween activities.

Carve a Pumpkin

A must-do this time of year, pumpkin carving is the perfect way to spend your Halloween night in. Whether you’re an experienced pro or a first-timer, there’s an endless amount of ideas to make your pumpkin look spectacular.

Watch a Halloween Movie

A tradition for many, watching a Halloween-themed movie is a great way to enjoy the spookiest night of the year. There are options out there for everyone, from fun, light-hearted classics like Halloweentown to scary, hide-under-the-couch ones like The Shining

Looking for movie ideas? Click here for a list of the best Halloween movies and here for this year’s Halloween TV programming schedule.

Make a Halloween-Inspired Snack

Just because it’s a night of spooks and scares doesn’t mean you have to be hungry the whole time. After all, who can properly enjoy a stay-at-home Halloween on an empty stomach? Making some festive snacks is a great way to get in the holiday spirit, and you can even eat them while watching that Halloween-themed movie you picked out. 

For some snack inspiration, view this list.

Have more ideas for stay-at-home Halloween activities? Let us know in the comments below!