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Brace yourself for Halloween chills, thrills, and all sorts of bewitching fun! We’ve got you covered for the entire spooktacular season, with the best costumes for the whole family, the wildest decorations, the coolest party ideas, the most binge-worthy Halloween movies, and, of course, the scoop on the best candy to pass out. Let the festivities begin!

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What Can You Do with Leftover Pumpkin Puree?

Don't let leftover pumpkin puree go to waste! We'll show you how to use up that extra pumpkin at the bottom of the can.

This State Reports the Most Ghost Sightings in America

If you're intrigued—or freaked out!—by the idea of the paranormal, you'll want to know which U.S. state has racked up...


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The Stories Behind 12 Abandoned Mansions

Of course, mansions can be beautiful, sprawling signs of wealth but these abandoned mansions and their incredible stories will give...


50 Cheap DIY Halloween Decorations for the Spookiest Holiday Ever

These homemade Halloween decoration ideas will put the boo! in boo-tiful this holiday season.


This Is How Disney World Is Celebrating Halloween This Year

The spookiest time of year may look a little different at the parks right now, but it's still a whole...

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This Is the Real History Behind Why We Carve Pumpkins

Why do we carve pumpkins on Halloween? This fun tradition dates way, way back to ancient customs and a spooky...


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10 Chilling Crimes Involving Ouija Boards

Ouija boards tend to peak in popularity during times of uncertainty. Ahem. But before you take yours out of the...


Trick or Treat! You Need to Learn These 50 Corny Halloween Jokes

Need to tickle a skeleton’s funny bone? Try one of these.


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15 Under $30 Amazon Finds That Turn Your Home into a Haunted House

Treat yourself to these killer Halloween decorations before they disappear!


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What Halloween Could Look Like This Year

Is it possible to trick-or-treat during a pandemic? Here's which traditions may be altered or skipped this year—and which can...


31 Free Pumpkin Carving Stencils to Take Your Jack-o’-Lantern to the Next Level

From the classic to the creepy to the cute, these pumpkin templates will have you carving a Halloween masterpiece that...


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The Real Reason Halloween Colors Are Black and Orange

Here's why Halloween celebrants bedeck their homes in these contrasting colors.


23 Adorable (and Clever!) Halloween Costumes Every Couple Has to Try

If you're looking to take your Halloween game to the next level this year, these cute couple costumes will get...


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12 Mind-Blowing Things You Didn’t Know About Halloween Candy

How much Americans really spend on Halloween, the history of “fun size” candy, and more sweet facts about your favorite...


13 Abandoned Amusement Parks That Will Give You the Creeps

When these parks were in their prime, they were fun, fantastic, and anything but freaky. Now, they seem like something...


22 Cheap Halloween Costumes for Kids Basically Anyone Can DIY

Create a costume your child won't ever forget (and stay within your budget!).


25 of the Best Kids’ Halloween Movies

Scare up some fun with these Halloween movies for kids.

12 Utterly Creepy Halloween Yard Decorations You Need This Year

Give your home a haunted makeover with these spooky and surprisingly simple Halloween yard decorations.


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13 Ways Halloween Is Celebrated Around the World

Depending on where you go, Halloween can be very silly—or very serious.


12 of the Most Clever Group Halloween Costumes

Get the whole gang together and dress to impress this Halloween!


The Hidden Origins of Halloween’s Spookiest Creatures

We love to dress as our favorite scary monsters for Halloween. But where did they come from, anyway?