Halloween Bucket List – 100+ Ways To Enjoy Halloween

If you are looking for the best Halloween bucket list, look no further! We are huge fans of Halloween and know that even though the holiday is short, you can really take advantage of the entire month by adding things to your October bucket list.

Our Halloween bucket list will have all your standard finds (like carving a pumpkin) but you will be surprised by some of the unique bucket list items we have added.

With over 100+ ideas on this Halloween bucket list, your holiday is sure to be spectacular.

Enjoy Halloween!

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Halloween Bucket List Ideas – Over 100+ Ideas To Enjoy Spooky Season

Go to the pumpkin patch and pick the perfect one to carve

Make your own Halloween costume

Do a matching costume with your best friend

Learn about the history of Halloween

Visit haunted houses

Go on a hayride

Walk through a corn maze

If your USA bucket list has Orlando on it, visit Universal Studios Halloweekends for a real scare

Watch Hocus Pocus

Make a scarecrow

Visit Target and buy all the Halloween decorations

Go all out and decorate your house

Have a pumpkin carving contest

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Pay a visit to Alcatraz Prison

Get a Pumpkin Spice Latte

Do a Zombie themed 5K

Visit a Fall festival

Dress Fido up in a fun costume from his dog bucket list 

Visit Salem, Massachusetts and learn about the witch trials

Go bobbing of onions

Have a bonfire and tell scary stories

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Play in a large pile of leaves

Rent a cabin in the woods for a weekend and cross this off your fall bucket list at the same time

Watch Ernest Scared Stupid

Have a Halloween onesie party with your friends

Pass out candy to the neighborhood kids on Halloween

Decorate with fake cobwebs

Play Halloween music all of October

Make pumpkin cookies

Paint gourds for decoration

As part of your funny bucket list, come up with a crazy couples costume

Wear lots of orange shades of clothing

Spend a night in the Stanley Hotel in Estes Park, Colorado

Get your nails done in a Halloween theme

Bake pumpkin seeds

Get spooky photos done

Create a Halloween themed charcuterie board

Do a couples costume and cross that off your couples bucket list 

Eat your weight in candy corn

Scare someone

Eat Halloween Oreo’s

See the Zoolights at the National Zoo

Cover your office in caution tape

Read the Sookie Stackhouse Series

Do an overnight stay somewhere haunted

Make sure to drive around and see fall foliage

Visit the cider mill for fresh cider and hot donuts

Make popcorn balls

Visit the Winchester Mystery House that is absolutely haunted and makes no sense

Make a Halloween themed wreath for your door

Get cozy Halloween pajamas

Do a 1000+ piece Halloween puzzle together and also cross off an item from your bucket list for families

Go apple picking and make a homemade pie

Go trick or treating

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Host a Halloween themed potluck with all themed dishes

Watch a scary movie at the drive-in

Make homemade chili

Binge watch the Nightmare on Elm Street movies

See the Krewe of Boo in New Orleans

Make mummy’s out of toilet paper rolls

Learn the Thriller dance

Get your face painted

Make caramel apples

Make caramel apples

Get 50% of Halloween candy the day after the holiday

Go to Disney for Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party

Take a tour of Dracula’s House

Make mulled cider

Shop after summer sales

Make s’mores over a fire

Drink pumpkin beer

Go aboard the Queen Mary and see hotel rooms that people claim are haunted

Do a fun Halloween photo shoot

Light paper lanterns

Host a murder mystery dinner

Go on a fall hike

Organize a game of cornhole

Make a fall homemade granola

Watch Ghostbusters

Make your own Halloween mixed tape (or CD)

Have a Halloween themed breakfast in bed and check off one of your simple bucket list items as well

Host a Halloween board game night

Organize a Halloween scavenger hunt

Watch “It’s the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown

Get monster slippers to wear around the house

Wear vampire fangs for a day

Dress your pet up for Halloween

Organize a flash mob to a popular Halloween song

Play with a Ouija Board

Read a scary book in a cozy blanket

Drink pumpkin spice everything

Read (or re-read) all the Harry Potter books

Binge the Harry Potter movies

Make pumpkin bread

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Have a Halloween picnic outdoors

Buy all the pumpkin flavored specialty items at Trader Joe’s

see the Rocky Horror Picture Show at a theater

Spray your hair a different color for a day

Go to a football game

Go shopping for new cozy clothes

Wear fun or spooky themed socks

Decorate your house with fall flowers

Have a wine pairing night with all pumpkin flavored items

If you are in school still, attend a Halloween dance and check that off your high school bucket list

Eat your weight in Reese’s Halloween pumpkins!

Celebrate Día de Muertos in Mexico

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Watch Pumpkin Chunkin either live or on TV

Attend the Spooktacular Balloon Festival in Scottsdale, Arizona

Binge watch Stranger Things on Netflix

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