Scary Movie Night Inspirations

If you love a good horror film, then get together with friends and make your next event a scary movie night. Serve up some ghostly popcorn and spooky snack bags that your guests will go crazy over! Check out our scary movie night inspirations to plan your scariest evening yet.

What better way to get into the Halloween spirit than to watch some of your favorite scary flicks? No matter how intense you like your scary movies, everyone will be more than thrilled to have a fun scary movie party to attend this fall! Create some of these easy DIYs and recipes to serve up throughout the movie.

This is a great style party because you don’t need to stress about serving entrees! You can just stock up on candies, popcorn, sodas, and other classic movie favorites to serve to your guests. Check out some of our favorite inspirations for throwing the perfect scary movie night with friends. Who knows…maybe you’ll even get a few ghosts and goblins to attend as well!


  • Scary Movie Night Invitation

    No scary movie night can be planned without a great invitation and we have plenty of them for you to choose from. Try sending this halloween inspired party invite to send to your friends. The spiders and sull and crossbone says it all! 

  • Ghostly Popcorn Bags

    These ghostly popcorn bags kick your popcorn up a notch making them perfect for a scary movie night! Glue some googly eyes on the bags and round the tops to create a ghost-like effect. Your kids will go crazy over these!

  • Customized Spooky Drinks

    Print out great labels to attach to your orange soda root beer. Think of creative names to make the drinks sound spooky. This is a quick and creative way to name your potions! Either you can serve them during the movie or hand them out at the end as a party favor.

  • Match your Food to your Movie

    Pick any of your favorite scary movies and create a food to go along with that theme. If you’re watching Hocus Pocus try making “broomstick” garlic bread, or if you want something sweeter make these Jaws ocean and sand cupcakes.

  • Haunted House S’more Pops

    Whoever thought s’mores couldn’t get any better was wrong. Now you can make this fireside classic on a popsicle stick and even decorate it to look like a haunted house. These haunted house s’more pops are perfect to serve to kids at your next scary movie night. It may even be a good distraction for them from the really scary parts!

  • Stenciled Snack Bags

    Stuff your treat bags with different candies or popcorn and hand them out throughout the movie. Trace the fronts of them with different spooky stencil designs for an added pop. If you don't want to serve them during the film than create a goodie bag your guests can take home with them!

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