Halloween is a beloved holiday for parents and children alike. Getting ready for Halloween takes me back to my childhood, trick-or-treating with my dad and brother while my mom stayed behind to pass out candy. Those are memories I will cherish forever. You may want to start your own Halloween traditions for your family, and Halloween gift baskets for your little one(s) are a fun way to get your family into the spirit! You can share the magic of Halloween with your kids through books, treats, and other gifts. Here are some fun finds to inspire you for your Halloween basket.
Halloween Gift Baskets for Kids: The Best Toys and Treats!
A more recent Halloween traditions for many families is creating Halloween Boo Baskets. Here are some ideas for what to put in one!
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Halloween Gift Basket Ideas for Kids
Halloween Baskets and Bags
Let’s start with the basket! You’ll need a festive base to fill with Halloween gifts, like unique toys and treats, to celebrate the holiday. From bargain finds to personalized favorites, we have you covered. Some of these baskets and bags can also be repurposed into your little one’s trick-or-treat bags!
You’ll find a variety of festive Halloween treats to fill up your little one’s Boo Basket. Many healthy (and not-so-healthy) options exist, from snacks to candy. How cute are the Halloween cake pops?! These would be so fun to surprise your child with on Halloween morning!
Halloween Books for Kids
"Peek-a-Flap Boo" by Rosa Von Feder
"Trick or Treat Little Pumpkin" by Rosa Von Feder
"Llama Llama Trick or Treat" by Anna Dewdney
"Don't Push The Button! A Halloween Treat" by Bill Cotter
"Little Blue Truck's Halloween" by Alice Schertle
"Eek! Halloween!" by Sandra Boynton
"Room on the Broom" by Julia Donaldson
Here are some book ideas for your baby or toddler to celebrate Halloween. Halloween books for kids are a great way to teach your little ones about the magic of Halloween and prepare them for the big night of dressing up as their favorite character and going door to door. The pumpkin finger puppet book is one of my son’s favorite books! Your child will love to find one of these books in their Halloween basket!
Halloween Stuffed Animals
Too Cute to Scare Basket of Minis
Plush Halloween Bears
Plush Halloween Bat
Plush Halloween Ghosts
Plush Halloween Black Cat
Halloween Pumpkin Plushie Set
Plush Halloween Puppy
Reversible Octopus Halloween Plush
Halloween Pig Plush
How cute would these Halloween stuffed animals be in your little one’s Halloween gift basket?! I can see it now . . . getting their basket on Halloween morning and taking their new Halloween stuffed animal trick-or-treating that night and to bed. How adorable!
Halloween Crafts and Activities
Are you looking for a way to get hands-on with your child while celebrating Halloween? Here are some Halloween arts and crafts items to include in your child’s Halloween basket! I love doing crafts with my son, and it’s a great alternative to buying new toys since it’s something creative to do together.
Are you looking to add extra flair to your child’s Halloween gift basket? The tags, banners, and décor above will personalize the basket and can be repurposed as Halloween décor for years to come! You can purchase most of these items through small businesses on Etsy, which is a bonus.
Other Halloween Gifts and Goodies
Pumpkin Light-Up Necklaces
Halloween Squishy Toys
Pumpkin Pop Its
Halloween Jigsaw Puzzle
Halloween Punch Balloons
Halloween Wooden Puzzles Pack
Pumpkin Bath Bombs
Halloween Playdough Jar
Here are a few other Halloween gift items your little ones would love to find in their Halloween basket! The monster socks are absolutely adorable. I have already ordered a pair for my son. The straws featured above will be a festive addition to any Halloween beverage for kids or adults!
I am officially now in the mood to celebrate fall and Halloween! With the cool temperatures coming in, this is the perfect time to get in the spirit. I hope this Halloween gift basket round-up inspired you with new ideas to boost your celebration. What other ideas do you have to celebrate Halloween with your little one? Will you be going trick-or-treating this year? Do you have any family traditions surrounding Halloween?