Halloween
Follow the latest Halloween news, videos, and analysis from ABC News.
June 5, 2024 at 5:01 PM

The Home Depot celebrates Halloween early with new 7-foot Skelly Dog

The Home Depot has Skelly Dog, Inferno Deadwood Skelly and more.
June 5, 2024 at 5:01 PM
The Home Depot
7 months ago

Man gets emotional while handing out candy to trick-or-treaters

Our eyes still aren't dry after watching this.
7 months ago
VIDEO: Man gets emotional while handing out candy to trick-or-treaters
7 months ago

Family dresses in creative, elaborate costumes throughout the month of October

From the entire cast of characters in “Up” to all seven “Harry Potter” horcruxes to the Taylor Swift Ticketmaster fiasco, this family brings their all to Halloween and beyond!
7 months ago
VIDEO: Family dresses in creative, elaborate costumes throughout the month of October
7 months ago

Couple celebrates 64th wedding anniversary by dressing as bride, groom on Halloween

This is the most wholesome thing you will see today.
7 months ago
VIDEO: Couple celebrates 64th wedding anniversary by dressing as bride, groom on Halloween
8 months ago

Forget the trash – there’s a better way to dispose of that old jack-o'-lantern

What to do with leftover pumpkins after Halloween is over.
8 months ago
Pumpkins are displayed during a Halloween celebration in Vilnius, Lithuanian, Oct. 30, 2023.
8 months ago

David Beckham calls Dwayne Johnson 'the winner' of Halloween

Actor Dwayne Johnson earned praise from David Beckham this week after he dressed up as the soccer star for Halloween.
8 months ago
Dwayne Johnson and soccer player David Beckham attend Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Sports Awards, July 17, 2014, in Los Angeles.
8 months ago

Keep the Halloween spirit alive with this vampire-inspired cocktail

Chef George Duran shows us how to whip up this creepy, “bloody” beet juice cocktail, complete with lychee fruit eyes.
8 months ago
VIDEO: Keep the Halloween spirit alive with this vampire-inspired cocktail
8 months ago

How to sustainably discard jack-o-lanterns once the holidays are over

Millions of pumpkins will be sent to landfills, but there's a better way.
8 months ago
Millions of pumpkins will be sent to landfills, but there's a better way.
8 months ago

I’m a dietitian and mom. This is what I do with Halloween candy

Dani Lebovitz, a mom of three, says kids can use candy for playing, eating and learning.
8 months ago
Dani Lebovitz, a registered pediatric dietitian, encourages her daughters to eat and play with their Halloween candy.
8 months ago

Watch Heidi Klum transform into a peacock for Halloween 2023

Heidi Klum is known to deliver some of the most iconic Halloween looks, and she didn't disappoint this year when she transformed into a peacock.
8 months ago
Heidi Klum attends Heidi Klum's 22nd Annual Halloween Party presented by Patron El Alto at Marquee on October 31, 2023 in New York City. (Photo by Noam Galai/Getty Images for Heidi Klum)
8 months ago

Peta Murgatroyd shares sweet photos of sons Rio, Shai for Halloween

Peta Murgatroyd shares photos of sons for Halloween.
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Peta Murgatroyd appears in this split main image with her four month old son, Rio.
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Heidi Klum says she tapped Cirque Du Soleil to help with costume reveal

“GMA” spoke to Heidi Klum about the inspiration behind her peacock costume on the red carpet of her Halloween party.
8 months ago
VIDEO: Heidi Klum says she tapped Cirque Du Soleil to help with costume reveal
8 months ago

Watch Heidi Klum’s incredible costume reveal

Heidi Klum dressed up as a peacock, proving once again that she is the queen of Halloween.
8 months ago
VIDEO: Watch Heidi Klum’s incredible costume reveal
8 months ago

Hundreds of jack-o'-lanterns line steps of Kentucky's Transylvania University

Some 500 jack-o'-lanterns flickered on the steps of Transylvania University’s Old Morrison building in Lexington, Kentucky, for the 13th annual PumpkinMania festival.
8 months ago
VIDEO: Hundreds of jack-o'-lanterns line steps of Kentucky's Transylvania University
8 months ago

FDA warns parents to look out for medicinal gummies in Halloween candy

Reports of kids mistaking medicinal gummies for candy have risen, according to officials.
8 months ago
VIDEO: FDA warns parents to look out for medicinal gummies in Halloween candy
8 months ago

Sisters named 'best dressed' for viral Halloween costume

Two sisters in Georgia teamed up to pull off a creative Halloween roller coaster costume that has since gone viral.
8 months ago
Laurie Dabbs Gayton and her sister dressed up as the "Real Estate Rollercoaster" for Halloween.
8 months ago

Pair of Georgia sisters go viral with spectacular and home-made Halloween costumes

This duo has scared up massive attention with their outfits. The siblings from the Dirty South have garnered approximately 27 million views on TikTok showing off their costumes.
8 months ago
VIDEO: Pair of Georgia sisters go viral with spectacular and home-made Halloween costumes
8 months ago

'GMA' hosts 'Monstrous Masquerade' costume contest

Three families face off for a grand prize and the Golden Pumpkin Trophy.
8 months ago
VIDEO: 'GMA' hosts 'Monstrous Masquerade' costume contest
8 months ago

Michigan family dazzles with extravagant 'Stranger Things' Halloween display

The Bostick family always does Halloween in style. This year's display, which was complete with pyrotechnics, flashing lights and music from the Netflix show, was no exception.
8 months ago
VIDEO: Michigan family dazzles with extravagant 'Stranger Things' Halloween display
8 months ago

Last-minute Halloween looks

Etsy trend expert Dayna Isom Johnson has what you need to know about this year’s Halloween trends and last-minute costume ideas.
8 months ago
VIDEO: Last-minute Halloween looks
8 months ago

The meaning behind color-painted pumpkins

ABC News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jen Ashton explains how color-painted pumpkins can signal a child’s allergy or special needs to trick-or-treaters.
8 months ago
VIDEO: The meaning behind color-painted pumpkins
8 months ago

Tips for last-minute Halloween party

"GMA" lifestyle contributor Lori Bergamotto shares ideas to transform items you can find at your local drugstore into decorations for the Halloween festivities.
8 months ago
VIDEO: Tips for last-minute Halloween party
8 months ago

Ariana Grande, Elizabeth Gillies pay homage to 'Showgirls' for Halloween

Former "Victorious" co-stars Ariana Grande and Elizabeth Gillies are winning Halloween with their "Showgirls" homage.
8 months ago
Elizabeth Gillies and Ariana Grande in stills from a video of them recreating a scene from "Showgirls."
8 months ago

Kids' Halloween costumes inspired by 2023's biggest news stories

In “Boo Are You Wearing?,” the kids of “The View” get decked out as this year’s hottest topics, joined by the show's wardrobe supervisor Ashley Alderfer-Kaufman.
8 months ago
VIDEO: Kids' Halloween costumes inspired by 2023's biggest news stories
8 months ago

Twin Cities see biggest Halloween snowfall in over 30 years

Minneapolis-Saint Paul residents awoke to a white Halloween as over two and a half inches of snow fell on the city.
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A snow storm hits Minnesota on Oct. 31, 2023.
8 months ago

Dad builds incredible 'Cars' Halloween costume for son

Edgar Escobar's 3-year-old son is crazy about semitrucks, so he transformed his electric truck into the character Mack from the Pixar film "Cars."
8 months ago
VIDEO: Dad builds incredible 'Cars' Halloween costume for son
8 months ago

'GMA' hosts dog costume parade for Halloween

Four-legged stars from the 33rd annual Tompkins Halloween Dog Parade in New York City were invited to show off their costumes and compete in the categories of creativity, character, comfort and more.
8 months ago
VIDEO: 'GMA' hosts dog costume parade for Halloween
8 months ago

Houses across the US show off Halloween displays

ABC News’ Lara Spencer highlights some of her favorite festive and spooky displays from homes in Michigan, Utah, New York and Georgia.
8 months ago
VIDEO: Houses across the US show off Halloween displays
8 months ago

Carla Hall and Richard Blais face off in Halloween dessert competition

The "Top Chef" alums showcase two tasty treats to serve at your holiday party.
8 months ago
VIDEO: Carla Hall and Richard Blais face off in Halloween dessert competition
8 months ago

These NICU babies are ready for Halloween -- See the adorable pics

The NICU babies at Advocate Children's Hospital are all dressed up for Halloween.
8 months ago
Twins Emelia and Maeve are the sweetest Twinkies.
8 months ago

Electronic wolves with glowing red eyes watch over Japanese landscapes

Monster Wolf, bearing lifelike proportions and glowing red LED eyes, stands as a guardian against wildlife, sitting at the crossroads of technology and tradition.
8 months ago
A Monster Wolf, a scarecrow-like deterrent for wildlife, is seen in an undated image in Japan supplied by Ohta Seiki.
8 months ago

Jennifer Garner shares 'eerie-sistible' Halloween eats

The "Alias" and "13 Going on 30' actress teamed up with "GMA" sponsor KitchenAid to create ghoulishly good treats for your big Halloween celebration.
8 months ago
VIDEO: Jennifer Garner shares 'eerie-sistible' Halloween eats
8 months ago

Woman dresses up Roomba as ghost

Jaclyn Travers is getting into the Halloween spirit with a vacuum makeover.
8 months ago
VIDEO: Woman dresses up Roomba as ghost
8 months ago

Americans' getting their pets into the Halloween spirit

ABC News’ Will Ganss is here on how Americans are going costume crazy for their furry friends as pet costume spending went up this year and projected to reach $700 million.
8 months ago
VIDEO: Americans' getting their pets into the Halloween spirit
8 months ago

Halloween sweet treats with a scary twist

Maria Provenzano, the author of ”Every Day Celebrations from Scratch” is here with some deliciously scary treats perfect for Halloween day.
8 months ago
VIDEO: Halloween sweet treats with a scary twist
8 months ago

How you can still celebrate Halloween without breaking the bank

With just three days til Halloween, ABC News’ Will Ganss is here for the final rush on costumes, candy, and decorations without breaking the bank.
8 months ago
VIDEO: How you can still celebrate Halloween without breaking the bank
8 months ago

US on heightened alert for Halloween

The NYPD is on high alert for the annual Halloween parade. The event is a particular concern for security as Israeli forces attack Gaza.
8 months ago
VIDEO: US on heightened alert for Halloween
8 months ago

Family creates incredible DIY-Halloween display inspired by Super Mario

It’s this Arizona family’s second year creating an elaborate DIY-project for their Halloween display, which this year includes recognizable characters from the franchise and mechanized set pieces.
8 months ago
VIDEO: Family creates incredible DIY-Halloween display inspired by Super Mario
8 months ago

Top last-minute picks to celebrate Halloween

Lori Bergamotto is here with "The Right Stuff" to guide you on the best last-minute buys for the scary holiday.
8 months ago
VIDEO: Top last-minute picks to celebrate Halloween
8 months ago

7 devilishly delicious Halloween cocktails

Shake things up for Halloween with one of these delicious adult-only cocktails for a festive spook-tacular sip.
8 months ago
The deathly hallows cocktail from Half Baked Harvest.
8 months ago

Galapagos tortoises at Disney's Animal Kingdom celebrate Halloween with pumpkins

Animal keepers at the park carved pumpkins to make the season extra special.
8 months ago
VIDEO: Galapagos tortoises at Disney's Animal Kingdom celebrate Halloween with pumpkins
8 months ago

Hauntingly delicious recipes to make for an evening in this Halloween

Make some easy recipes for a Halloween party or a festive evening spent at home.
8 months ago
Hand pies in the shape of hands.
8 months ago

Tips to preserve your pumpkin

With Halloween just around the corner, ABC News' Becky Worley shares some helpful ways to keep your pumpkin fresh amid the festivities.
8 months ago
VIDEO: Tips to preserve your pumpkin
8 months ago

Adorable toddler in E.T. Halloween costume cracks up whole family

“We’re excited about Halloween night because I’ll be Gertie, my husband will be Elliott and Phoenix will be E.T.,” said Phoenix’s mom Angela Gravette.
8 months ago
VIDEO: Adorable toddler in E.T. Halloween costume cracks up whole family
8 months ago

More schools canceling Halloween

More school districts are opting to restrict festivities due to cultural and financial concerns. ABC’s Rhiannon Ally explains.
8 months ago
VIDEO:  More schools canceling Halloween
8 months ago

Cute pups get into the Halloween spirit

Anna Schwab dresses her rescue dogs in an array of costumes based on different movies, putting the howl in "Howloween."
8 months ago
VIDEO: Cute pups get into the Halloween spirit
8 months ago

Top Halloween costume trends

Yeah, I’m going to need about four of these, at least.
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VIDEO: Top Halloween costume trends
8 months ago

NICU babies dress up for Halloween

Newborns at Advocate Children's Hospital campuses in Illinois and Wisconsin are getting into the Halloween spirit with their adorable costumes.
8 months ago
VIDEO: NICU babies dress up for Halloween
8 months ago

Try these Halloween-inspired crafts for your next friends night

Your next friends get-together will be wicked with these DIY skeleton candles and Halloween door mats.
8 months ago
VIDEO: Try these Halloween-inspired crafts for your next friends night
8 months ago

Pumpkin that weighs over 2,700 pounds smashes world record

The winner of this year's 50th Annual World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-off was so big that organizers had to buy a new scale.
8 months ago
VIDEO: Pumpkin that weighs over 2,700 pounds smashes world record