Posted October 27, 2008on:
Party Games & Activities For Kids
Turn this Halloween into more than just costumes and candy.
Here are some ideas from www.amazingmoms.com
Take the opportunity to share some family fun. Host a Halloween party,
in the leaves.
Quick Ideas For
Family Halloween Fun
Haunted Halloween Touchy Feely Box – YUCK!
a hole in a box large enough, to reach in with your hand.
The "Box Master" says that a "Mad Scientist Dr. IB Wicked” left his experiment behind.—one at a time place
bowls of cold noodles, olives, slime…etc. for the player to feel -No looking!
sit either sit around in a circle in dark room or be blindfolded. Pass around
a family of Cyclopses)
– pieces of carrots stuck in bowl of red gelatin
oatmeal (were borrowed from Frankenstein)
intestines– cooked spaghetti; add oil so
spaghetti doesn’t stick together – (were a donation from Dracula’s private
– Parmesan cheese (to increases night vision)
of grass hoppers – pine
and nutmeg (to improve long-jumping ability)
bat’s feet – charred
wood (excellent for hearing),
pellets – dry
yeast (great for cunning),
old wig (came from Sasquatch) ;
apples (were once attached to a 4,600-year-old Egyptian mummy) ;
fingers – cold
hot dogs (are from The Six-Fingered Man)
small balloon full of warm water(is from the Loch Ness Monster)
you make from SCARECROW or JACK-O-LANTERN.
For older kids only. Use a write-on wipe-off board for group play or distribute
paper and pencils.
Players guess the heft and breadth
of pumpkins in this carnival-like game.
WHAT YOU NEED:
HOW TO PLAY:
1. Work in teams – Have players estimate how much each
pumpkin weighs, then check their guesses using a bathroom scale.
2. Next, have players guess the circumference of each pumpkin.
Check their guesses with a tape measure.
3. The team with the most accurate guesses wins.