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Spooky Sweets: 28 Irresistibly Fun Halloween Treats

Spooky Sweets: 28 Irresistibly Fun Halloween Treats

Get ready to indulge in 28 wickedly delightful, fun Halloween treats that are sweeter than a haunted house full of candy. From gory cupcakes to eerie ice cream sandwiches, these spine-tingling sweets will make your taste buds scream with joy. Trick or treat yourself to a ghoulishly good time with these irresistible Halloween recipes!

Nothing says Halloween Party like some fun Halloween treats!  What’s better than irresistibly fun Halloween treats? Easy Halloween treats!

Lucky for you, I have included a huge list of some of the best TikTok-viral-worthy Halloween desserts that will have your kids or guests asking for seconds and thirds.

In this post you will find an assortment of fun Halloween treats including Halloween Donuts, Monster Popcorn Balls, Halloween Monster Ice Cream Sandwiches, and so much more.

Get ready to drool over these spooky sweet treats for Halloween!

28 Irresistibly Fun Halloween Treats

1. Monster Popcorn Balls for Halloween

Perfect for Halloween, these Monster Popcorn Balls are a delightful and spooky-cute treat that will please trick-or-treaters of all ages!

While retaining their classic taste, this recipe adds a touch of Halloween charm. The vibrant colors and playful candy eyes make them ideal for your Halloween parties.

They are easy to make! All you need is popped popcorn, mini marshmallows, sugar, butter, salt, vanilla, food coloring, and candy eyeballs!

fun Halloween treats - Monster Popcorn Balls recipe

2. Red Velvet Halloween Cupcakes

Fans of slasher movies will love Red Velvet Halloween Cupcakes.  The red velvet sponge cake and creamy cream cheese frosting is elevated by a delightfully gruesome blood-red syrup.

Serve this gruesome Halloween dessert recipe by making red velvet cupcakes and then combining golden syrup and red food coloring to make faux blood for the topping!

Red velvet Halloween cupcakes

3. Spooky Halloween Monster Ice Cream Sandwiches

These simple and eerie Halloween Monster Ice Cream Sandwiches, featuring sugar cookie dough, make for the ideal treat to share with trick-or-treaters or enjoy at your upcoming Halloween gathering!

Make them easily with only a few ingredients: ready to bake sugar cookie dough, Halloween sprinkles, candy eyes, and vanilla ice cream. 

Halloween Monster ice cream sandwiches

4. Easy Halloween Chocolate Covered Strawberries

Indulge in these eerie Halloween Chocolate Covered Strawberries, a delightful dessert or treat with a festive twist that’s sure to please everyone! Who can resist the allure of chocolate-dipped strawberries? With just three ingredients, they are incredibly simple to prepare.

Easily make these spooky chocolate covered strawberries with white chocolate, strawberries, candy eyes, and chocolate chips.

Halloween Chocolate Covered Strawberries

5. Halloween Muddy Buddies Snack Mix

You’re sure to adore this Halloween Muddy Buddies snack mix recipe, also known as Puppy Chow! 

It’s an absolute treat and an essential for the Halloween season, offering a delightful combination of salty, sweet, chewy, and crunchy textures. Plus, you can customize it by adding your favorite Halloween candies to satisfy your taste buds!

Make this recipe using Rice Chex Cereal, chocolate chips, peanut butter, butter, and powdered sugar. Then comes the mix-ins; chocolate chips, orange and black candies, candy eyes, and candy corn! 

Halloween puppy chow

6. Halloween Dirt Worm Cups

This Halloween Dirt Worm Cups recipe promises a lot of fun for your upcoming Halloween gathering or any holiday-themed after-school treat!

Portion it into individual cups to create a simple and delightful dessert perfect for school events or neighborhood Halloween parties, especially for the little ones.

Make this recipe using cold milk, chocolate instant pudding, whipped topping,  Oreos, and gummy worms.

Halloween Dirt Worm Cups

7. Spiderweb Cheesecake

Crafting this delightful and creamy no-bake Spiderweb Cheesecake is both effortless and enjoyable, making it an excellent choice for your upcoming Halloween gathering!

It comes together using Oreos, butter, cream cheese, sugar, lemon juice, heavy cream, vanilla, and chocolate chips. So simple and oh so delicious!

spiderweb cheesecake

8. Halloween Candy Bark with Oreos

An incredibly simple Halloween White Chocolate Bark recipe featuring Oreo cookies and an abundance of Halloween candies! Ideal for a delightfully eerie treat for children or a festive Halloween get-together!

Easily make this recipe using Oreo cookies, white candy melts, food coloring, and Halloween sprinkles/candies.

Halloween candy bark recipe

9. Air Fryer Halloween Donuts

Prepare eerie Air Fryer Halloween Donuts using classic biscuits, vibrant icing, and candy eyes for a frightfully enjoyable celebration! These treats are ideal for adding a spooky touch to your festivities.

Put them together using homestyle biscuit dough, butter, icing, candy eyes, and whole milk. Make them even spookier with some fake vampire teeth!

Halloween donuts recipe

10. Hocus Pocus Fudge

Prepare a delightful Halloween treat with this Hocus Pocus Fudge, a white chocolate fudge recipe that’s perfect for this spooky season! Start with a basic white chocolate fudge base and add your favorite Halloween colors to transform them into playful Hocus Pocus-themed sweets.

Make this yummy Halloween fudge with white chocolate chips and food coloring to get the spooky Hocus Pocus vibe!

Hocus Pocus fudge

11. Halloween Twinkie Mummies

This recipe truly embodies the spirit of Halloween festivities: Halloween Twinkie Mummies. Utilizing Twinkies as the foundation eliminates the need for baking a cake, which not only saves a lot of time but also ensures uniform size for all your mummy treats.

Make this recipe using Twinkies, candy melts, candy eyeballs, and straws.

Halloween Twinkie Mummies

12. Vampire Blood Drink

Now, who can resist this spooky fun drink when it graces your Halloween table? This Vampire Blood Drink might seem complicated to make, but all it is is a classic cherry limeade recipe dressed up for Halloween! All you need is Sprite, grenadine, cherries, black sugar, and top it off with some cotton candy.

This fizzy Halloween drink is so tasty, refreshing and the spooky-ness will add a bootiful look in your Halloween spread.

Vampire Blood Drink

13. Easy Brownies 3 Ways

Get your Halloween baking on with these festive and cute brownies dressed up three ways! These Halloween Brownies can be made with boxed or homemade brownie mix, with white chocolate chips, sprinkles and black frosting.

You’ll be wowing your guests with these super fun and tasty brownies!

Halloween brownies

14. Frankenstein Halloween Pretzel Rods

Chocolate-dipped Frankenstein Pretzel Rods make for an ideal no-bake treat to celebrate the eerie season. You’ll only require a handful of straightforward ingredients to whip up these delectable Halloween sweets, combining the best of sweet and salty flavors.

Make these Frankenstein pretzels using pretzel rods, candy melts, paramount crystals, chocolate chips, candy eyeballs, and sprinkles.

Frankenstein Pretzel Rods

15. Meringue Ghosts

If you’re in search of a straightforward Halloween dessert recipe that everyone will love, then these Meringue Ghosts are exactly what you need! This easy recipe requires just five ingredients and yields fun ghostly treats that are an absolute delight!

Use five simple ingredients to make these adorable ghosties: egg whites, cream of tartar, sugar, vanilla extract, and food coloring!

Halloween meringue ghosts

16. Hocus Pocus Potion Float

Indulge in the enchantment of this Hocus Pocus Potion Float, a delightfully spooky Halloween ice cream float!

It features a scoop of rainbow sherbet, crowned with grape soda, and adorned with gummy worms, making it the ultimate choice for a festive party beverage!

Make the potion using grape soda, rainbow sherbet, and gummy worms.

Hocus Pocus Potion Float

17. Apple Monsters

Making these green Apple Monsters is a quick and somewhat healthy Halloween snack option. With only six ingredients, they come together in no time, making them an excellent choice for a party or as a spooky dessert for the kids.

Make this yummy kid-approved Halloween snack using green apples, peanut butter, almonds, watermelon, and candy eyes.

Apple Monsters

18. Halloween Marshmallow Ghosts

These handcrafted ghost-shaped marshmallows are bound to bring joy to both the kids this Halloween season! Whether you’re indulging in a steaming cup of hot cocoa, crafting eerie s’mores, or simply seeking to master the art of marshmallow creation, this recipe post has all your needs taken care of!

Make these tasty Halloween Marshmallow Ghosts treats using a few ingredients, like corn syrup, egg whites, and sugar, to make your own marshmallows!

Halloween Marshmallow Ghosts

19. Frankenstein Halloween Rice Krispies

These Frankenstein Halloween Rice Krispies make for an ideal last-minute addition to your Halloween dessert station. They are quick, straightforward, and crafted from a handful of readily available store-bought ingredients.

Simply make your rice crispy treats, chop them into rectangles, and then dip into colored candy melts for the Halloween Frankenstein’s to come together!

Frankenstein Halloween Rice Krispies

20. Halloween Cakesicles

These Halloween Cakesicles offer a delightful and adorable Halloween treat! They’re ideal for adding a touch of spooktacular fun to your party.

These adorable Halloween cakesicles come together like cake pops but are much spookier than the ones you can get from Starbucks!

Halloween Cakesicles

21. DIY Caramel Apple Bar

Accompanied by an array of enjoyable toppings, this create-your-own Caramel Apple Bar serves as the ultimate dessert for Halloween festivities or any Fall-themed gathering that everyone can enjoy!

All you need for this recipe are your apples, dippings, and toppings. I suggest melted caramel bites and melted chocolate chips for dipping and then Halloween-themed candies for toppings!

DIY Caramel Apple Bar

22. Candy Corn Cake

A three-layered cake featuring vibrant colors is soaked in sweetened condensed milk, topped with a yummy cream cheese frosting, and decorated with a rainbow of candy corn. It’s essentially the Halloween cake you’ve always wished for!

This yummy Halloween Candy Corn Cake comes together with a box of traditional cake mix, food coloring, and candy corn!

Candy Corn Cake recipe

23. Halloween Snickers Mummy Treats

Crafting these Halloween Snickers Mummies is easy and requires only a handful of ingredients that are easy to come by.

These fun mummy-inspired desserts are sure to win over the hearts of the kids, making them a fun dessert choice for your Halloween party spread.

Make this easy Halloween treat recipe using Snickers, crescent rolls, and candy eyes!

Halloween Snickers Mummy Treats

24. Halloween Gingerbread House

Make a charmingly eerie Halloween Gingerbread House using a readily available, pre-made kit. Explore various ways to incorporate a variety of candies, infuse your own imaginative pieces, and experiment with fresh design concepts using Halloween treats and royal icing.

Make this Halloween gingerbread house using a premade kit, along with some ingredients to make up the icing for decorating, and then Halloween candies and sprinkles.

Halloween Gingerbread House

25. Peanut Butter Cup Halloween Spider Cookies

Peanut Butter Cup Spider Cookies offer a delightful Halloween treat for children. These charming cookies feature soft and chewy peanut butter cookies as the base, adorned with adorable peanut butter cup spiders sporting chocolate legs and candy eyes.

Make this easy and spooky Halloween dessert recipe using your typical sugar cookie ingredients paired with mini Reese’s cups and melted chocolate chips.

Peanut Butter Cup Halloween Spider Cookies

26. Monster Eyes Truffles

Eerie and fun, these Monster Eye Truffles are sure to be a massive success at your Halloween parties!

This easy Halloween truffle recipe comes together with some white baking chocolate, heavy cream, butter, candy eyes, and food coloring.

Monster Eyes Truffles

27. Witches Brew Spumoni Trifle

The Witches Brew Spumoni Trifle is an ideal treat to bring to your Halloween potluck. This spooky dessert is made up of layers of cake, pistachio pudding, whipped cream, and cherry almond cream cheese, then topped with with mint eyeballs, fizzy bubbles, and jello worms – making it a delightful and eerie addition to your Halloween festivities!

Make this recipe with a few ingredients like chocolate cake, pistachio instant pudding, and cherry pie filling.

Witches Brew Spumoni Trifle

28. Pumpkin Pudding with Chocolate Spider Webs

Delicious and creamy Pumpkin Pudding boasts rich spiced pumpkin taste, offering a lighter alternative to traditional pumpkin pie. You can choose to add a chocolate spider web on top for a playful touch, but it’s entirely optional.

This recipe comes together with a few ingredients like pumpkin puree, cinnamon, and nutmeg. Then to make the spider webs, just combine melted chocolate chips and cocoa butter!

Pumpkin Pudding with Chocolate Spider Webs

I hope you’ve found some deliciously spooky fun Halloween treats to try out this season. Happy Halloween! Keep the fun going – here are more spooky season treats for kids and adults! 


Spooky Sweets: 28 Irresistibly Fun Halloween Treats
Jocelyn Brown

A former school teacher, Jocelyn Brown created Hip Mama’s Place in 2007. Her motto for this blog is: get inspired, create and share! Jocelyn loves sharing about food and recipes, crafts, DIY projects and her random travels with her family. She also loves all things social media, but her latest obsession is Instagram.

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  1. 09/21/2023 / 7:23 pm

    My goodness. These look great. I love popcorn balls.

  2. 09/21/2023 / 7:15 am

    These sweet treats are spook-tacular! My favorite one is the Frankenstein Halloween Rice Krispies.

  3. Blair villanueva
    09/16/2023 / 3:12 pm

    Omg, time flies and it’s Halloween already! We need all these delights recipes for our upcoming Halloween party at school and family gathering.

  4. vidya
    09/15/2023 / 10:38 pm

    There is way too much cuteness in this post and so many recipes!! So maybe one each day for the month of October will make it perfect 🙂

  5. 09/15/2023 / 2:02 am

    I love the look of that vampire blood drink. It would be neat at a Halloween party. My kids would love it too!

  6. 09/15/2023 / 2:01 am

    Love all of these halloween treats! I’ve made a bloody looking ice cream cake before. Turned out super cool.

  7. Neely Moldovan
    09/15/2023 / 12:06 am

    Definitely going to have to try some of these! Such fun ideas!

  8. Catalina
    09/14/2023 / 11:33 pm

    All these treats are so inspiring and funny! I am making some of these this Halloween together with my kids!

  9. 09/14/2023 / 9:44 pm

    These seem like great suggestions for Hallween treats to bring to parties for the holiday!

  10. Heather
    09/14/2023 / 9:42 pm

    I love Halloween party food, it’s so fun to make and eat. The Frankenstein pretzels are my favorite.

  11. 09/14/2023 / 9:37 pm

    These are cute Ideas, that kids will love. I am not that big on Halloween. But thanks for sharing it with us.

  12. Samantha
    09/14/2023 / 9:32 pm

    So many fun and adorable Halloween treats! I bet my kiddos would love them!

  13. 09/14/2023 / 9:01 pm

    Your “Spooky Sweets” collection of Halloween treats was a hit! We had a blast making and devouring these creative and delicious goodies. Can’t wait to try them all!

  14. Luna S
    09/14/2023 / 8:54 pm

    So many fun & delicious holiday ideas! I need to do some of these with my kids, I know they would love it.

  15. 09/14/2023 / 6:58 pm

    Wow! So many fun ideas for a Halloween party! The air fryer donuts sound amazing, but all the ideas are amazing!

  16. 09/14/2023 / 2:23 pm

    Your list is an absolute treasure trove of inspiration! I’m particularly excited to try the Pumpkin Rice Krispie Treats and the Mummy Hot Dogs. Your detailed explanations and mouthwatering photos have already sparked my imagination, and I can’t wait to get started on these treats.

  17. Rosey
    09/14/2023 / 1:26 pm

    Oh my goodness, the strawberries are so cute. I want to make those.

  18. 09/14/2023 / 7:12 am

    These are all so fun! My daughter has an October birthday and we always do some kind of Halloween treats. I will have to save your list.

    09/14/2023 / 6:34 am

    These treat look like fun. People who celebrate Halloween would enjoy making them and having them.

  20. 09/14/2023 / 4:59 am

    These are definitely a fun way to brighten up a halloween party! Thanks for the sweets. I’ll keep these in mind for my next party.

  21. Kathy
    09/14/2023 / 4:29 am

    These all look amazing. I love Halloween treats. I’ll have to make some of these.

  22. 09/14/2023 / 1:37 am

    Such fun &yummy ideas! Those red velvet Halloween cupcakes look divine! I might have to “test” them out before Halloween. Lol!

  23. 09/14/2023 / 1:21 am

    These all look so absolutely delicious. I’m all about the sweets when Halloween rolls around. I might have a bigger sweet tooth than my kids! LOL.

  24. Amber Myers
    09/14/2023 / 12:57 am

    These all look like fun Halloween treats! I will have to make some of these with my kids.

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