When I grow up... - Let kids come to the party dressed in the uniform of what they want to be when they grow up.
Obstacle Course - Arrange two teams that compete against each other in a homemade obstacle course.
Hayride - Look up local farms for hayrides or hiking on haunted trails.
Crafts - Have kids create their own treat bags to bring home after the party.
Tye Dye - Let kids tye dye their very own shirt, shorts, socks, or towel.
Scavenger Hunt - Put together a list of odds and ends for kids to go out and find from neighbors. The pair with most items found, wins!
Back to the 80's - Have kids dress in clothes from the 80's... where mullets were allowed!
Costume Parade - Prance around in your costume while the judges take a look.
Bob for Apples - Easy to prepare, just dump apples in bin of luke warm water. Let the fun begin!
Pumpkin Carving Contest - Have guests bring their own pumpkin and provide designs and help with carving.
Dr. Jeckel's Lab - Provide a laboratory of objects in concealed containers and let kids reach inside. i.e. Eyeballs that are really peeled grapes!
Mummy W rap - Each team wraps another in toilet paper to create the best mummy.
Coloring Contest - Make copies of coloring books and award prizes for staying in the lines!
Beauty Salon - Hire your babysitter to attend your child's party and do hair and makeup as if in a beauty salon.
Face Painting - Have a clown arrive with face paints and temporary tattoos!
Movie Night - Pop popcorn, serve refreshments and play movies all night long. Compliment the party with PIZZA!
Dance Party - Let kids compete in a dance off. Turn your living room into a diva disco!