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35 Deliciously Festive Halloween Party Appetizers

Are you busy prepping for your Halloween extravaganza for the entire neighborhood? The best part about celebrating Halloween are the treats, and of course, the fun theme behind each ghoulishly delicious creation! Below are 35 of our favorite festive, Halloween party appetizers. Grab some inspiration and start planning the menu!

1. Deviled Egg Eyeballs

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Kath’s Kitchen Sync created a fun spin on a classic deviled egg for all Halloween party goers to ooh and ahh over. Not only are they scrumptious, they’re perfectly creepy for the holiday!

2. Pirate Kabobs

Pasta Pirate Appetizers

For a kid-friendly party, try out these pirate pasta kabobs from Chew and Chat. They’re adorable and could go great for a theme night!

3. Pumpkin Cheese Ball

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A great centerpiece to the party and a delight for all would be this pumpkin-styled cheese ball. Check it out over at the Popsicle Blog.

4. FrankenGuac

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Dine & Dash took another party favorite and made a unique, Halloween spin on it. Guacamole in the shape of Frankenstein’s face seems pretty genius for the festivities.

5. Hallow-peno Poppers

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The Hopeless Housewife put together these adorable and delicious-looking appetizers. Not only are they a crowd pleaser, but they’re perfect for festive menu!

6. Spiderweb Dip

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Check out this lightly-themed spiderweb dip! Every party needs a great dip and Very Culinary has one you can spruce up in a Halloween fashion!

7. Cheesy Bones

Cheese Bone Appetizer

What’s a Halloween party without some bones tossed in? Head on over to Kraft Recipes and learn how to create these little cuties.

8. Pumpkin Pie Bites

Pumpkin Pie Bites

Bakerella made a classic dish with an adorable twist! Pumpkin pie bites shaped as …. pumpkins! We’re in love with these perfect piece of fall flavor.

9. Graveyard Taco Dip

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Chickabug also made a dip that’s essential to every party but turning into a graveyard makes it a great piece of Halloween fun!

10. Witches’ Cheese Brooms

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Make something for everyone at the party – including the kiddos – like these witches’ cheese brooms from Cakes Cottage.

11. Mummy Baked Brie

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Babble made a mummy baked brie that will have the entire party excited and salivating. Use walnuts for eyes and watch how easy it is to create!

12. Pumpkin Pie Dip

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Tis the season for pumpkin-flavored everything! And Eat Simply Live Healthy  created a dip to get that craving under control.

13. Skeleton Bone

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There’s only two ingredients inside this skeleton bone treat that all of your guests will gobble right up. Check it out at Get Creative Juice.

14. Bug Bites

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These “bug bites” are super easy to create (and even pre-prep the day before the party) as well as delicious! A Spoonful of Flavor has the recipe!

15. Candy Corn Bark

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For a sweeter treat take a peek at this candy corn bark from This Gal Cooks. White chocolate with a variety of toppings make this one fun project!

16. Meatball Mummies

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Spend With Pennies made meatball mummies and they’re so easy to replicate even the most novice of chefs can make them!

17. Monster Munch

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A bit of grab and go snacks are another must-have for any parties and this monster munch from A Pumpkin and A Princess is sure to do the trick.

18. Black Bean Hummus

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Fat Free Vegan Girl created some black bean hummus with a Halloween-styled garnish. Check out the recipe and serve it up for your guests!

19. Bat Bites

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Hop on over to My Recipes and learn how to recreate your very own bat bites for you and your guests to enjoy on Halloween night!

20. Caramel Apple Nachos

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This may not be Halloween-themed but its fit for the season and there won’t be a party-goer that let this tray of nachos from Butter With a Side of Bread go unfinished.

21. Eyeball Cheese Balls

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Bubbly Nature Creations made these mini cheese balls … that resemble eyeballs. And we feel as though they’re a great topper for a Halloween celebration!

22. Witches’ Fingers Cookies

Witches' Fingers Cookies

Here’s another sweeter option from Mad In Crafts. Serve up some witches’ fingers cookies for all of your guests, including the kiddos!

23. Cream Cheese Pumpkin Puffs

Cream Cheese Pumpkin Puffs

Here’s another seasonal classic to incorporate into your Halloween fare. Check out The Food Charlatan and learn how to make these pops of pumpkin!

24. Strawberry Ghosts

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Miss Candiquik shared these strawberry ghosts and we instantly fell in love. Not only will everyone love a bite but they’re so easy to make for the party!

25. Mini Monster Cheese Balls

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Cheese balls are always a winner at the party. And over at Hungry Happenings you can see how she turned hers into mini monsters!

26. Bug Sandwiches

Bug Sandwiches

Super Healthy Kids gives us a great idea for a more family or kid-friendly treat. Create some mini, big sandwiches for everyone to enjoy!

27. Band Aids

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Here’s another treat that’s easy and the kids will get a kick out of. Check out these edible Band Aids created by Katherine Marie.

28. Soul Cakes

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Learn all about these traditional Halloween soul cakes at Babble. These lightly sweet and spicy bites would be a grea conversation starter.

30. Spinach Goblin Eyes

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Thoughtfully Simple made some delicious pastry treats and then styled them to fit the Halloween theme! Who wouldn’t want a goblin eye?

31. Baby Mummies

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Serve up some baby mummies with the help of Costco Diva. Make sure to serve up some mustard and ketchup on the side!

32. Coffin Pizzas

Crescent Roll Pizzas

The Blonde Girl Blog made some coffin-shaped crescent roll pizzas and we think your guests are going to love them! And they’re easy to make too!

33. Spider Crackers

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Similar to the bug bites above, this recipe utilizes some classic crackers. Check out the how-to over at The TipToe Fairy.

34. Spicy Pumpkin Seeds

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Don’t let those pumpkin seeds end up in the trash after your night of carving, instead turn them into a party snack like these spicy ones from She Wears Many Hats.

35. Avocado Deviled Eggs

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Here’s another spin on deviled eggs that would be perfect for the party. This time made with avocado, check out the recipe at Cookin’ Canuck.

  • Ashley | Spoonful of Flavor

    What a fun round up of recipes! Thank you so much for including my recipe!

    • GraceLynneFleming

      It was so fun exploring new ideas for this Halloween! Thank you for sharing your idea with the rest of us!

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