Why host a Halloween party? We have three convincing reasons. Firstly, celebrating this thrillingly creepy occasion with a party is fun! It’s the perfect opportunity to create new memories with your friends and family. Halloween parties are also the perfect opportunity for going all-out Halloween! Now is your chance to relive the trick-or-treating enchantment of your childhood.
Secondly, preparing for your function also makes the Halloween season last longer, with creative decoration, entertainment, and food ideas flying around your head. Then there’s the excitement of shopping for seasonal décor and supplies, baking and cocktail making, and generally looking forward to spending time with friends and family.
Thirdly, it’s easy! The familiar and straightforward Halloween theme offers plenty of ways to make your party the best on the block. Plans can include shiveringly spooky party decorations, scarily silly games, and tantalizingly delicious Halloween snacks, treats, and desserts. So for all you Halloween lovers, let’s start planning your harrowing Halloween 2023 party!
Planning Your Halloween Party
Turning your Halloween party ideas into reality is easy when you plan. Here are our favorite tips for your happy Halloween get-together arrangements:
Picking a Halloween Party Theme
Yes, Halloween is a theme that everyone knows and loves. However, why not design your occasion with an even more specific concept? Think haunted houses, witches, monsters, zombies, or ghosts. Then design the space, the invitations, and the Halloween treats accordingly.
Scaring Up a Guest List
Your event won’t be a party without guests. So prepare and send out your Halloween-themed invitations early to ensure everyone saves the date, clears their calendars, and has enough time to prepare their costumes!
Food and Drinks for Your Halloween Party
Talking about treats, it’s time to plan your ghoulish (not!) menu. Halloween happens during fall, so you can add all the joys of this beautifully colorful and spicy season. Cider, caramel apples, and pumpkin pie are tasty and beloved All Hallows’ Eve picks to get your guests’ mouths watering. Don’t forget the Halloween touch by adding “creepy” cocktails, a “witches’ brew” punch, “cursed” cupcakes, and an “otherworldly” Halloween candy buffet.
Make planning your party even easier by cutting out the need to make your own desserts. O&H Danish Bakery has no shortage of “immortal” Halloween food ideas for your party! Surprise your guests with our munch-worthy Wicked Good Kringle, irresistible Day of the Dead Cake, perfectly Pumpkin Caramel Kringle, or comforting Harvest Kringle.
You can also save time with a preselected choice of Autumn Harvest best sellers, such as our Festival of Fall Kringle Flavors Package or Cozy Fall Kringle bundle. Or put on your thinking witch’s hat and create your own unique combination since we offer a wide variety of options.
Halloween Party Decorations
Creating a suitably spooky atmosphere is also easy. Choose warmly luminous lanterns and pumpkins, ethereal fairy lights, fake spiders, shaky skeletons, and … the list goes on. Channeling your dark side and using your imagination have never been more enjoyable. There are plenty of DIY Halloween decoration ideas online that can be both fun and budget-friendly.
Halloween Celebration Music and Audio Effects
Have a bone-rattling time dancing to classic Halloween tracks, such as “Thriller,” “Ghostbusters,” “People Are Strange,” “Psycho Killer,” and “Monster Mash.” Random creaks, groans, and moans won’t go amiss either.
Activities for Your Halloween Get-Together
No “frightening” festivity is complete without Halloween party games and activities. Plan traditional pumpkin carving, a costume contest, apple-bobbing competitions, eerie “eyeball” pong, a Halloween Murder Mystery game, or spine-chilling hide-and-seek.
With Halloween right around the corner — the 31st of October — there’s no time to waste (unless you’re one of the “undead”!). Get planning today with our help.
O&H Danish Bakery at Halloween Means Love at First Bite
With celebration preparations taking up your time, plan to order your O&H Danish Bakery treats online, and we’ll deliver in the blink of a monster’s eyeball. It’s just like magic! So, place your Halloween Kringle, dessert,, or pre-pack order today, or contact O&H with any questions or special requests.