Halloween is almost upon us, and we all know what that means: Pumpkins, costumes, and lots of candy. And who can forget the most anticipated Halloween activity for every kid – trick or treat.
Sometimes, however, you have to stay indoors and miss the outdoor Halloween fun. But that doesn’t mean you can’t have a spook-tactular time at home without the worry of wandering out on the streets.
You can host your own trunk or treat party at home and give your kids the Halloween experience without having to leave your own parking lot. If you’re wondering how to set up for the perfect party, follow these creeptastic tips for some fabulous Halloween inspiration.
Set Up A Spooky Theme
The first thing you need to do is set up your party area. For your party to be great, you have to make it look great. And a fun way to do that is to work with a unique, spooky theme.
Come up with an engaging theme for your party and have your party guests follow it. Consider going for a theme that excites the kids and encourages them to dress up in fun costumes. Some fun ideas are a Marvel heroes theme, a Disney villains theme, or a Willy Wonka theme.
Decorate your venue to jazz up your party space. If you’re hosting a trunk or treat party, the best area would be your front or back yard or your parking lot. Hang up a string of pumpkin themed fairy lights around the area. Set up some cardboard ghosts and jack o’lanterns in different corners. You can even hang up some toilet paper on tree branches to give off that mummy vibe.
Deck Out Your Car Trunk
The most important part of a trunk or treat party is, of course, a decked out car trunk. Many neighbourhoods and communities have left behind the traditional trick-or-treat scenario for a much more convenient and unique alternative. So gather up your family and friends, ask them to bring their cars, and spend some quality time sprucing up your car trunks.
A fun way to decorate your car trunks is to base them on the theme of your party. For instance, if you’re hosting a Marvel themed party, set up each car trunk to represent a Marvel hero. Put up a cardboard cutout of your favorite hero on each trunk and set up some … Read the rest