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Halloween Recipes, Costumes, and More

Trick or Treat! Scare up some delicious Halloween recipes from kid-friendly snacks to Fall desserts. We promise none of these recipes are too spooky or scary! PBS Parents has some great Halloween safety tips and PBS character costume ideas, and don’t forget to send us photos of your carved pumpkin!

Halloween Recipes

Halloween Recipes

Find some Halloween treats including cookies, cupcakes, and party snacks for all ages. Continue
History of Halloween

Explore Halloween’s History

Ever wonder how we came to carve pumpkins and bob for apples during Halloween? Continue
Zombie Apocalypse

Survive Zombie Apocalypse

Are you prepared? While your first thoughts might be to collect weapons to fight the zombies, don’t forget you will need to eat. Continue
Halloween Quiz

Take Our Halloween Quiz

Think you know the origins of your favorite Halloween traditions and candy? Take this quiz and prove it. Continue
Halloween Videos

Halloween Videos

Watch how to make Frankenpops and salted pumpkin caramels from our PBS web series. Continue
PBS KIDS Halloween Pumpkin Carving Templates

Pumpkin Carving Templates

Transform your Halloween pumpkin into a PBS KIDS character with one of our pumpkin carving templates. Continue
Halloween Crafts

Halloween Crafts

Visit the “Crafts for Kids” blog from PBS Parents to find fun decorations and activities. Continue
Halloween Costume Ideas

Halloween Costume Ideas

Choose from all your favorite PBS KIDS characters for great DIY costume ideas. Continue

Share Your Best Pumpkin Photos!

Show us your best designs! Post a photo on the PBS Food Facebook wall.


More PBS Halloween Features

PBS Parents Halloween Central

Halloween is a fun and exciting time for kids and kids at heart. Discover the best tips, tricks, and healthy treats for a spooktacular holiday. Continue

Celebrate Halloween With PBS KIDS

Enjoy this selection of holiday videos and games from your children’s favorite PBS KIDS shows. Continue

Halloween Safety Tips

Keep your kids happy and safe this Halloween with this list of tips and tricks. Continue