Halloween
Follow the latest Halloween news, videos, and analysis from ABC News.
January 3, 2022, 3:58 PM

Why is Halloween spending expected to skyrocket this year?

By the numbers: 2021 Halloween spending is projected to reach an all-time high of $10.14 billion.
January 3, 2022, 3:58 PM
Why is Halloween spending expected to skyrocket this year?
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Standout Halloween costumes from Harry Styles, Lizzo, Pink, Katy Perry and more

Check out all of the standout Halloween costumes from your favorite stars.
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Standout Halloween costumes from Harry Styles, Lizzo, Pink, Katy Perry and more
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2 killed in Halloween party shooting in Illinois

Two people were killed and four were hospitalized with life-threatening injuries in a shooting at a Halloween party early Sunday morning, according to police.
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2 killed in Halloween party shooting in Illinois
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'A Nightmare on Elm Street' house for sale

Janai Norman reports on the buzziest stories of the day in "GMA" Pop News.
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'A Nightmare on Elm Street' house for sale
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Happy Halloween: Sights and sounds from across the country

"GMA" looks at some frightful but delightful decorated homes this Halloween.
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Happy Halloween: Sights and sounds from across the country
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Zoo animals getting into Halloween spirit

Animals in zoos around the world are enjoying special pumpkin treats in many different ways.
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Zoo animals getting into Halloween spirit
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Police warn woman not to wear Halloween costume as protest

Costume is designed like a condo building project that she and others oppose.
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Wonderfully wicked Halloween treat ideas

Culinary producer and food stylist Jackie Rothong joins with a Halloween menu beyond the candy bar.
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Wonderfully wicked Halloween treat ideas
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By the Numbers: America’s favorite Halloween candies

FiveThirtyEight breaks down which candies will guarantee a happy trick-or-treater this Halloween season.
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By the Numbers: America’s favorite Halloween candies
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How an epidemiologist plans to celebrate Halloween with his kids amid COVID-19

Here is what parents need to know about celebrating Halloween safely.
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Epidemiologist's tips to celebrate Halloween with kids amid COVID-19
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NJ Halloween maze

How a family in New Jersey has been scaring neighbors far and wide for more than a quarter century with their backyard maze.
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NJ Halloween maze
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Pumpkin carving

Carver extraordinaire Tom Nardone shows us how to turn ordinary pumpkins into masterpiece jack-o'-lanterns.
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Pumpkin carving
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How to repurpose all that Halloween candy

Celebrity chef and author Adrianne Calvo shows off fun and easy ways to repurpose your Halloween candy.
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How to repurpose all that Halloween candy
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Halloween spirit helps boo-st community cheer

Author and radio host Pastor Jesse Bradley with tips on how we can be faithful, friendly, and festive this Halloween.
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Halloween spirit helps boo-st community cheer
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Dad creates unique costumes winning Halloween every year

Greg Dietzenbach creates creative costumes every Halloween; this year, he made a drive-in movie theatre and trick doormat from scratch.
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Dad creates unique costumes winning Halloween every year
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'It's a Scream' as 'GMA' celebrates Halloween

Michael Strahan and Lara Spencer of "GMA" star in a scary new version of the hit film "Scream" that may leave you in stitches.
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'It's a Scream' as 'GMA' celebrates Halloween
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Iconic locations Hollywood transformed into the scariest places in America

Plus, Melissa Joan Hart joins us to share her plans with her family for Halloween.
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Iconic locations Hollywood transformed into the scariest places in America
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‘GMA’ anchors transform into skeletons in Texas family’s Halloween display

Michael Forshee and Sammie Deleon’s impressive skeleton displays are always having a scary good time!
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‘GMA’ anchors transform into skeletons in Texas family’s Halloween display
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Treat yourself to a devilishly delicious Halloween cocktail with these 5 recipes

This Halloween shake things up and make a delicious adult-only cocktail treat that's best served chilled!
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5 devilishly delicious Halloween cocktails
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Books and films to binge this weekend for Halloween

If you’re looking for something spooky to do this weekend, consider these recommendations by Zibby Owens and David Arquette.
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Books and films to binge this weekend for Halloween
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Last-minute costumes for Halloween

Good Housekeeping Style Director Lori Bergamotto shares great last minute Halloween costumes from the hottest movies and TV shows that you can make this weekend.
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Last-minute costumes for Halloween
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Here’s why many turn to scary movies during Halloween

A look at why some moviegoers want to be scared when they hit the theater.
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Here’s why many turn to scary movies during Halloween
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Is it OK to go trick-or-treating during the pandemic?

Whether you decide to go trick-or-treating with your family in the pandemic might depend on your situation and comfort level
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Not a trick: No White House treats for Halloween this year

Ghosts and goblins can scratch the White House from their trick or treating routes this year
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No White House treats for Halloween this year
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This dog is winning Halloween with his 31 amazing costumes

Chandler the golden retriever dressed up every day in October.
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This dog is winning Halloween with his 31 amazing costumes
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University displays hundreds of jack-o’-lanterns

Hundreds of pumpkins lined the steps of Transylvania University’s Old Morrison building in Lexington, Kentucky.
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University displays hundreds of jack-o’-lanterns
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Newborn babies dressed for Halloween are the cutest pumpkins in the patch

Caitlin Pechin, a registered nurse at UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital, knitted pumpkin hats and sleep sacks for some newborn babies.
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Newborn babies dressed for Halloween are the cutest pumpkins in the patch
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This 2,000 pound pumpkin grew to win gold

Washington State grower Jeff Uhlmeyer took home the first prize of $19,709 for his giant pumpkin.
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This 2,000 pound pumpkin grew to win gold
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Neighbor channels Backstreet Boys for Halloween display

Kyle Bostick gets his Garden City, Michigan, neighborhood ready for Halloween with a light show set to the Backstreet Boys' hit song, "Everybody."
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Neighbor channels Backstreet Boys for Halloween display
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Get the look: Transform into a tiger queen for Halloween

Transform into a tiger queen with the key makeup tips, tricks and techniques.
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Get the look: Transform into a tiger queen for Halloween
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Happy Howl-oween!

ABC News’ Will Ganss shares the best tricks and treats on how to make this Halloween season a success for both you and your pet.
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Happy Howl-oween!
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'GMA' visits hair-raising haunted house ahead of Halloween

This Denver haunted attraction is among the many across the country that will have you shaking in your boots.
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'GMA' visits hair-raising haunted house ahead of Halloween
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Teen with 8 siblings wins internet dressed as a 'tired mom' for Halloween

A teenage girl has totally nailed a Halloween costume portraying a tired mom right down to the Cheerios in her hair.
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Teen with 8 siblings wins internet dressed as a 'tired mom' for Halloween
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German Shepherd puppy takes Halloween-themed agility course to become guard dog

The course may seem scary for a young pup, but the trainer says it actually helps build confidence and tests how well they handle unusual experiences.
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German Shepherd puppy takes Halloween-themed agility course to become guard dog
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Halloween supply chain backlog

Lifestyle editor Genevieve Shaw Brown breaks down the best tips and tricks for costume ideas.
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Halloween supply chain backlog
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Pumpkin shortage causes rising prices in parts of the US

The ghoulish gourds have been hard to find this year in parts of the country due to a lack of workers, shipping delays and droughts.
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Pumpkin shortage causes rising prices in parts of the US
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Farmers working hard to supply pumpkins for the season

Despite all of the supply shortages, farmers across the country are working hard to harvest pumpkins for the Halloween season.
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Farmers working hard to supply pumpkins for the season
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Halloween under threat due to US supply chain crisis

Trick-or-treaters may have trouble finding costumes and candy this year because of a backlog at ports is making it difficult to get merchandise to consumers.
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Halloween under threat due to US supply chain crisis
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‘Halloween Kills’ slashes its way into theaters this weekend

Janai Norman reports on the buzziest stories of the day in "GMA" Pop News.
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‘Halloween Kills’ slashes its way into theaters this weekend
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13 TikTok-approved Halloween makeup ideas to try this season

Get into the Halloween spirit with these spooktacular makeup ideas straight from TikTok.
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13 TikTok-approved Halloween makeup ideas to try this season
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This 'Hocus Pocus' makeup look put a spell on us

Oh look. Another glorious makeup creation.
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This 'Hocus Pocus' makeup look put a spell on us
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Tips and tricks for last-minute Halloween costumes and decor

Etsy trend expert Dayna Isom Johnson and "GMA" fashion expert Melissa Garcia share all the ideas you can put together amid supply chain strain.
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Tips and tricks for last-minute Halloween costumes and decor
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Why do we say 'trick or treat' on Halloween?

Before the act of trick-or-treating, there was a whole lot of tricking.
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Why do we say 'trick or treat' on Halloween?
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Creative homeowners change their Halloween skeleton display every day in October

The family of skeletons appeared on the family's front lawn on Oct. 1.
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Creative homeowners change their Halloween skeleton display every day in October
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Feast your eyes on this festive Halloween cannoli with pumpkin pie cream

A bakery in Arizona is whipping up pumpkin-filled Halloween cannolis.
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Feast your eyes on this festive Halloween cannoli with pumpkin pie cream
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3 truly creepy Halloween desserts to try from Netflix's 'Curious Creations' star Christine McConnell

"Curious Creations" star Christine McConnell showed "GMA Day" how to make some of her creepy creations -- Vampire Milkshake, Poison Apple Punch and more.
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3 truly creepy Halloween desserts to try from Netflix's 'Curious Creations' star
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Glam fairy makeup is all the glow this Halloween: How to get the look

This glamorous, pink fairy makeup will make your Instagram sparkle this Halloween.
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Glam fairy makeup is all the glow this Halloween: How to get the look
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Real-life sisters channel Sanderson sisters from 'Hocus Pocus' for Halloween

These sisters' epic "Hocus Pocus" costumes are about to put a spell on you.
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Young sisters win Halloween as the Sandersons from 'Hocus Pocus'
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Pumpkin farmers across US ready to deliver fun this Halloween season

Have no fear this Halloween season.
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Pumpkin farmers ready to deliver fun this Halloween season
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I made the top Pinterest Halloween recipes that are perfect for you and your ghoul friends

I made everything from Frankenstein rice krispie treats to spider web taco dip.
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These top Pinterest Halloween recipes are perfect for you and your ghoul friends