A Spooky & Simple Halloween Dessert Bar For Kids

Whether you are having a few kids over for some Halloween fun or a larger party, a dessert table is a must. It's so easy to put together a Halloween dessert bar with a simple color palate and accent it with spiders and other props to make it extra-spooky.

Kids love themed foods so make sure there is something for everyone by offering desserts all kids will love. Adorn your food with cute cupcake toppers, party straws and little signs for an added festive touch that will really pull your party table together.

This Halloween dessert table for kids from the site SaucyPants is a great example of how to pull together a wonderfully spooky table. The gals that run the blog suggest serving your food on a simple black table then added spiders to the wall and cake for a creepy touch. Pops of orange will also really bring the table together.

Scroll through the gallery for all of their tricks and tips as well as links to their printables to recreate this Halloween dessert table display.


  • A great DIY banner always makes a dessert table come together. This particular one can be easily downloaded from SaucyPants and the strung together to add some fun wall art to your party.

  • A party cake is a must and we love how Saucy Pants kept this cake classic and simple with a little spooky touch. Since this was a party for kids, a carrot cake was served it keep it on the healthy side.

    To sit your cake up high, SaucyPants suggests covering an old box in coordinating paper to make your own riser.

  • Keeping in the theme of simple and clean in mind, take plain white paper cups and grab a few of the SaucyPants jack-o-lantern or ghost sticky printables and dress them up.

    Orange and white paper party straws also add a fun and festive touch to your drinks.

  • What kid can resist cupcakes?! These vegan orange and black confetti cupcakes are a great sweet treat. Top them with a coordinating cupcake topper for an easy decorative touch.

  • Using marshmallows and black food coloring or an edible ink pen, you can serve yummy ghosts to kids as well. Plate them on a simple black plate and adorn it with a fun card so kids know what they're eating!

  • These adorable orange chevron treat bags were ordered to send kids home with cute Halloween props like pirate eye patches and can also be filled with candy and other goodies. Feel free to be creative!

  • To realy dress up your party, remember you can download all of the cute  aucyPants party printables needed for this simple Halloween party on their website!

  • Here you have the full Halloween dessert table for kids! The perfect way to host a fun party with easy desserts and treats every child will love. Happy Halloween!

    Party Credits:

    Photo Credits (SaucyPants)
    Party Styling (SaucyPants)
    Party Printables (SaucyPants)
    Vendor (chevron favor bags + striped straws - Petite Party Studio) 

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