Welcome to the world of frightfully delightful, enchantingly quirky and weirdly wonderful Halloween party favors for kids! Whether you’re looking for fun treats for your little ghouls and goblins or some more grown-up ideas for your tweens and teens, we’ve got something to make every kid smile.
So, prepare to embark on a thrilling ride into the kaleidoscope of kid-approved Halloween favors that are high on fun, oozing with charm, and brimming with imagination. These monstrously memorable ideas are sure to make your spooky bash the talk of the town
Why Bother with Halloween Party Favors?
Party favors are an essential element in making a Halloween party memorable and exciting for kids and tweens. Here’s why:
- A Token of Appreciation: Party favors are a sweet gesture to thank the little guests for their presence. It’s a small token that makes them feel appreciated and special, enhancing their overall party experience.
- Keeps the Fun Going: With party favors, the fun doesn’t end when the party does. Kids and tweens can continue to enjoy their Halloween treats long after the celebration, keeping the festive spirit alive.
- Encourages Creativity and Play: Many party favors, such as DIY craft kits or imaginative toys, encourage creativity and provide an enriching playtime experience.
- Safety Measures: Especially for Halloween night parties, light-up or reflective favors can provide an added safety measure for kids wandering the neighborhood.
As a mom, you’d surely want your child’s party to be a hit amongst their friends. Well-chosen party favors can level up your party, making it a cherished memory for your child and their friends.
DIY Halloween party favors and Packaging
DIY projects add a unique, personal touch to your Halloween celebration. Which is why we're starting this favor extravaganza with some hauntingly hand crafted treats and favor boxes.
Remember to have fun while making them and include your kids in the project too - they'll love being able to share favors that they made themselves.
Favors for Little Kids and Preschoolers
Little kids and preschoolers are the most difficult age group to buy for. Not only do you have to worry more about safety, but they’re also more likely to get freaked out by the scary stuff.
These next few ideas are best for the younger crowd, since they focus more on imagination and cuteness than anything else.
Big Kid and Tween Party Favors
As kids grow older, their tastes evolve and they start to appreciate a wider array of experiences. This doesn't mean they lose their love for Halloween fun, it simply means their idea of a great party favor changes a bit.
Let's dive into some incredibly cool and creative Halloween party favor ideas that are sure to captivate the hearts of bigger kids and tweens.
When choosing Halloween party favors, focus on items that incorporate the festive spirit of Halloween and provide a playful, engaging experience.
For little ones, safety and simplicity are paramount – with cute, imaginative toys are always a hit. For tweens, consider more sophisticated items that offer an element of surprise or utility, like themed bath bombs or stationery.
Remember, the best party favors are those that extend the fun and magic of your Halloween party beyond the event itself.
Don’t forget to add a little extra to your Halloween party with our collection of family-friendly Halloween party printables. They’re the perfect way to bring your party to life, with whether you’re looking for simple games, cute decorations, or more.
This post was originally published on September 26, 2019. It has been updated with new favor ideas and to remove broken links.