This post contains some of the best Halloween Party Games for adults that will add fun to the festive season.
Halloween is all about a fun-filled holiday for everybody. Have you sent invitations to your guests for the Halloween party? Have you decided on your costume? If it is yes, the immediate next step is deciding on the games you should play on the party night. How you can make your party extremely fun and engaging for your guests. The answer is here. Some of them are fun games and some of them are scary. That is what Halloween is all about. Make your next Halloween party night a big success with this.
Halloween Party Games for Adults
1. Halloween Feel Box
Make this a super fun game for your guests. It adds extra enthusiasm to the players while playing this. Perfectly matches the theme. But it is very easy and simple. Take any box, and fill it with the things that are soft and slimy as it feels scary to touch it in a blindfold. It could be cooked noodles, a whole pineapple, and many more. In blindfold, ask any one of them to touch and feel it and they should guess the things. In the end, it will turn out to be an extremely fun game.
2. Halloween Battle Of Balloons
Playing fun games in scary makeup will be even more fun. In this game, a balloon will be tied to the ankle of every player, and each one should pop the balloon off the other with their foot. No hands are allowed.
To do this with Halloween costumes is a little challenging and more fun. The one who will keep the balloon intact till the end will be the winner.
3. Pass it on Ghost Story
It is a very simple game and it does not require any props. The scary level of this game depends on the guests who are playing it. To begin with, ask all your guests to make a circle and ask each one of them to add a line to the previous person’s line. Begin with one and continue doing the same. Either it will turn out to be a fun or scary story depending on the lines added by the guests to the story.
4. Guess who?
In this fun-filled game, when your guests arrive at the party stick a piece of paper with any Halloween character written on it, on their back. The other guests will guess the name of the character written with the help of the clues.
5. Relay Race
To start this game split your guests into two teams. Give each one of them a small bowl spoon and candy or any such small thing to the one who is beginning the game in each team. No hands are allowed in this game. Have a candy in the spoon and place it in your mouth and shift the candy into the next teammate’s bowl this process will continue till it reaches the last person on the team. The team that shifted the candy quickly to the last teammate will win the game.
6. Halloween Story Game
This game will begin even before the party day arrives. It starts from the day when the invitation arrives for the guests. The line will be added to the invitation and asks each one of them to prepare a story with the line given and come to the party. During the party, you can ask each one of them to narrate a story in Infront of everyone. In the end, it will turn out to be different stories for each guest and everyone will enjoy them all altogether.
7. Halloween film festival
For this fun game, guests will be divided into two groups. For each group give a popular scene from any horror or Halloween movie and ask them to enact it. This will bring the actor side of the guest. It will turn out to be like a mini-movie festival and it feels like viewing a horror movie.
Even before the party day arrives, the host must make a list of items that are related to the Halloween theme which may include a carved pumpkin or garland f skeletons and many more. On the day of the party, you can read out the names of these things and ask the guests to take pictures of these things in and around the house. The player who clicked the maximum number of pictures of these things will win the game.
Some More Halloween Party Games for Adults
9. Scary Hide and Seek
This version of classic hide-and-seek is the scarier one. This game suits only adult Halloween parties. Start this game with you as the seeker and everyone will start hiding. You as the seeker wear the scary costume and start finding them. This will be spooky. Turn out the lights, and find using the torch light. These found guests will be shifted to another room called Graveyard, and make them lay down like corpses. The last person found will be the winner.
10. Halloween movie quote game
This game is all about, how well your guests know Halloween movies. Take a printout of famous movie quotes from these movies. You can ask your guests to identify the movie that is from. You will get to know the many Halloween movies that you are not aware of. In the end, you can choose to watch one of the movies.
11. Relay race of balloons
For this fun-filled game, we must divide the guests into two teams. Each teammate will get a balloon and a plate. One must balance the balloon on the plate like a waiter by placing it on the head. An obstacle course must be created for this game. Then each teammate will shift the balloon platter to the other teammate at certain points of this obstacle course. The first team that reaches the end with the balloon on the plate will win the game.
12. Halloween Charades
This is a game of charades. But with a twist of a Halloween theme. You can use Halloween phrases or Halloween movie titles for your guests to act and the other guests will guess the title. It turns out to be scary as they are wearing Halloween costumes.
13. Pumpkin Race
A ramp must be created with the things you have in the house. Make two players a pair and ask them to roll the pumpkin on the ramp and whomever pumpkin reaches the end of the ramp will win this game. This game is on a lighter note by keeping aside the scary games.
You can handmade this prize wheel or you can buy it. This may include funny tasks also. You can even add gift cards as well. This will bring more enthusiasm to the guests to play the game.
15. Murder mystery
Everyone loves to solve a good mystery. A few weeks, before the Halloween party, let your guests know that someone was murdered and they are going to find out who did it at the party. Assign each character and ask them to come dressed as that character.
Little preparation is needed for this dance contest. Just a playlist must be created according to the theme. You can even ask the guests for their favorite horror movie songs to create a playlist. Guests can dance to these theme songs. Solo dances, partner dances, or group dances, everything is allowed. Out of the guests invited you can select any two of them as judges for this contest and it will feel like a movie night.
17. Pumpkin carving contest
The creative minds that arrived at the party can participate in this carving contest. After guests complete their creations, give out awards for this contest for the cutest pumpkin, scariest pumpkin, or any other category. Alternatively, have your guests decorate the pumpkins at home and then bring them to the party.
18. Trick-or-treat shots
These shots will add little trickery to the menu. You can create these typical shots for guests, half cut with apple juice and another half with egg or pickle that ruins the taste. Give a chance to the guests sometimes to choose a shot randomly.
19. Throwback Halloween game for adults
You can ask your guests to bring pictures of their childhood Halloween parties. Stick all the pictures of the guests on the board and ask them to recreate the picture with the current Halloween costume and makeup. It will be more fun recreating our pictures.
Halloween Party Games for Adults
20. Everything Halloween A to Z
Set a timer for five minutes and ask the guests to write the things related to Halloween beginning with A till z. The person with the most words gets a prize.
21. Doughnuts on a string
For a deliciously fun time, hang doughnuts from a string or ribbon and have guests stand under these doughnuts, with their hands behind their backs. Then, count to three and see who can eat the entire doughnut fastest, without letting it fall.
22. Halloween JINX:
Choose certain words or phrases that are taboo to say throughout the night. Whenever someone hears a guest using this word or phrase, ask them to take a shot of any non-alcoholic beverages. Yell them out as JINX. The guest who used banned words a smaller number of times will be a winner.
Others: Scary treasure hunt, costume contest, and many more.
Halloween is all about costumes and makeup that are scary. So, do not forget to conduct the costume contest and decide on a winner. They can even have scary ramp walks. It will be extremely funny. Have fun and make the best out of it, and create memories. Happy Halloween.