The Best Halloween Charades Ideas

The Best Halloween Charades Ideas

Halloween is a fun holiday for all ages. One of the best ways to get into the holiday spirit is by playing some spooky games. 

Halloween charades is a great way to get the family together and have some fun. To play, divide into two teams and have one player from each team start by acting out a Halloween related word or phrase. Remember you can use any type of body language, but no words!

Halloween Charades

The other players on the team must guess what the word or phrase is before time runs out. If they are successful, they earn a point for their team. The game continues until all players on both teams have had a turn. Charades is a fun way to get everyone involved in the party and can be tailored to suit any group size or age. 

We've put together a list of the best Halloween charades ideas to get you started.

 Easy Halloween Charade Ideas

  • Mummy
  • Witch
  • Haunted House
  • Ghost
  • Dracula
  • Frankenstein
  • Werewolf
  • Zombies
  • Vampire
  • Skeleton
  • Pumpkin
  • Black Cat
  • Spider
  • Cobweb
  • Graveyard
  • Halloween
  • Brains
  • Superhero (Catwoman, Batman, Spiderman, Wonder Woman, Superman, Aquaman, The Flash etc)

Printable Halloween Charades

If you are looking for a quick and easy way to play charades this Halloween, then these printable charade cards are for you! Simply print out the pages and cut them into strips. Then, have each player draw a slip of paper and act out the charade without speaking. The first person to guess correctly wins that round.

Printable Halloween Charades

Halloween Action Charade Ideas

  • Trick or Treating
  • Carving a Pumpkin
  • Eating Halloween Candy
  • Being scared
  • Being chased by a Zombie
  • Going trick or treating
  • Making a witches brew
  • Riding a broomstick
  • Dressing up in a costume
  • Going to a Halloween party
  • Watching a scary movie
  • Bobbing for apples
  • Witch casting a spell

Hard Halloween Charade Ideas

  • Headless Horseman
  • Mad scientist
  • Friday the 13th
  • Flying Bat
  • Hocus Pocus
  • Night of the living dead

Classic Halloween Movies to Act Out in Charades

  • The Addams Family
  • Beetlejuice
  • Casper
  • Corpse Bride
  • Edward Scissorhands
  • Hocus Pocus
  • It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown
  • Nightmare Before Christmas
  • The Addams Family Values
  • Twitches

Halloween Villain Match up printable and Horror Movie Emoji Pictionary Printables have some great ideas to help give you some ideas for your charades.

TV Shows to Act Out in Charades

  • American Horror Story
  • Buffy the Vampire Slayer
  • Charmed
  • Dark Shadows
  • Sabrina the Teenage Witch
  • Supernatural
  • The Walking Dead
  • True Blood
  • The Twilight Zone

Charades is a great way to get everyone in on the Halloween fun. We hope our list of the best Halloween charades ideas has inspired you to get creative and have a spook-tacular time!

More Fun Halloween Party Game Ideas:

Halloween is a great time to get together with friends and family and have some spooky fun. One way to do this is by playing the Halloween Body Parts Game

Teenagers especially enjoy this spooky holiday. There are many different games that teens can play on Halloween. Some popular games include bobbing for apples, ghost in the graveyard, and pin the nose on the pumpkin. These games are sure to get any teen into the Halloween spirit.

Looking for a fun family game to play at Halloween? These Family Friendly Halloween Feud Questions will keep everyone entertained!