Nestle Family Virtual Halloween Party: Juicy Juice Party Ideas!

My girls are just starting to really get into the Halloween traditions. Dressing up and going trick or treating are our usual holiday highlights. But ever since my husband and I were married, we have made it a tradition to go to the pumpkin patch and carve a pumpkin together. Once we had children, we had even more fun by having them help us select the all important family pumpkin.

The pumpkin has become a centerpiece during this holiday in more ways than one! Because our kids are little, they can be quite scared of this holiday as well, so we have sought out non-scary parties for them to attend. Their favorite one has been a pumpkin carving party! Each child brought a pumpkin and the party hosts provided templates, paints, glitter, stickers….everything the kids needed to let their imaginations run wild. The party guests showed up in costume and the carving began!

Are you planning on having a Halloween party this year? If you are looking for fun and unique party ideas, check out this Juicy Juice recipe from Nestle:

Bone Chillin’ Brew

What you need
  • 3 cups of water
  • 3 clear plastic gloves
  • 3 rubber bands or twist ties
  • 2 bottles (64 fl. oz. each) of Punch Flavor NESTLÉ® JUICY JUICE® All Natural 100% Juice, chilled
  • 1 can (12 fl. oz.) of frozen lemonade concentrate, slightly thawed
  • 4 cans (12 fl. oz. each) of lemon-lime soda, chilled
How to do it

FOR FLOATING HANDS:

POUR water into gloves, adding enough water to fill the gloves loosely but not so full that the fingers will not move. Fasten gloves with rubber bands or twist ties. Line baking sheet with paper towels. Place filled gloves on paper towels. Freeze for 3 hours or until firm.

FOR PUNCH:
COMBINE Juicy Juice and lemonade concentrate in large punch bowl. Gradually stir in soda. Carefully cut gloves off hands with scissors. Float hands in punch.

GIVEAWAY

Need a little help creating the perfect Halloween Party?  Nestle Family has generously offered one reader a Juicy Juice prize pack including a $25 Target gift card to purchase party essentials plus two bottles of Juicy Juice® punch.

How to enter:

1. Tell me your favorite Halloween Party memory!

Additional entries

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Contest ends at 11:59pm CST on October 26th. Prizes not claimed in 72 hours will be forfeited. Open to U.S. Residents only.

This review is the opinion of The Experimental Mommy. Other may have a different experience with the product. I received a stipend from Nestle Family for my time in generating five posts for this blog tour.

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  1. A party in high school bought dry ice for the rooms.

  2. My favorite Halloween party memory is when my children bobbed for apples. It was non stop laughter.

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  3. Adrienne Gordon says:

    We did a pirate ghost party last year and the kids got to solve a mystery to get a treasure box of candy.

  4. Margaret Smith says:

    One of my favorite memories is of a party my parents had when we were little. They had all my Aunts, Uncles & cousins over. We had so much fun. We played games, everyone got dressed up and my Uncle even played his guitar & sang. What fun.
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  8. As an adult, I went to a party where EVERYBODY was dressed up which was really cool because so often I’ve experienced people not wanting to dress up as adults. C’mon people…it’s Halloween! It’s FUN!

  9. I remember bobbing for apples at a church Halloween party. It was a lot of fun and I haven’t seen that done at a party since.

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  12. Last Halloween I made pumpkin bread which the kids has so much fun decorating with frosting to make it look like a witch and broomstick!

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  14. I have two favorite Halloween Memories. Me and my brothers had this one neighbor who would always give us a Whole candy bar of Halloween,Needless to say we went to see them first every year until they moved. The second memory is of a Halloween party my mother put on for us one year, It was all decked out with “lady fingers” and green chip dip.. that my brothers would not touch. Apparently if you add Green food coloring to normal french onion dip it made it taste different to them! ( I didn’t have that problem!)

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  16. Last year was great!! We moved to the area just a year earlier, but we had a bunch of our new friends over. It felt so good to have families that felt more like our family than just friends. The kids were running around all dressed up. It was fantastic.

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  19. charline s says:

    My favorite memory is when all the neighborhood kids had a party with haunted house. So much fun

  20. susan lee wiener says:

    My fav. Halloween party memory was when my Dad dressed up as Santa making everyone laugh. It was so funny!

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  24. I don’t know if it is my favorite but it was memorable. My elementary school did Halloween up big. I must have been in the 2nd grade and wanted to go to the haunted house but my mom did not want to go. She asked a lady to take me and as soon as I walked in and saw a woodsman chop off his hand with an ax and the hand rolled over to me, I screamed and went back out the front.

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  25. Jessie C. says:

    My favorite Halloween Party memory is trick or treating with my sisters

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  34. my favorite memory is bobbing for apples

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  43. I always enjoyed bobbing for apples.

  44. my favorite halloween party memory is playing pin the tail on the donkey and winning–i won 35 cents and thought how great that was 🙂

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  48. Stephanie V. says:

    My mom’s 50th birthday party. She was born on Halloween so it was a big scary fright! 8)
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  49. It was in high school, they filled a room with dry ice and weird lighting – it was very spooky and cool 🙂

  50. the one the night before my first daughter was born (she was born Nov. 1). we went to a church dance and were trading partners and as i spun around i bumped my “bump” into an unsuspecting single guy, and he looked horrified and yelled, “Oh, you’re pregnant.” I thought we were going to have to sedate him.

  51. joanne major says:

    every halloween everyone gets dressed and ready to go trick or treating and we have a beat costume contest. we always let the little kids win. it is a kodak moment
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  53. Every year we go to my neighbors for some after trick-or-treating treats for the adults. We always have a blast. Many of us wear funny hats, shirts and what not and sit around telling funny stories. It is always a great time.

  54. My favorite Halloween party memory was actually making homemade rootbeer. I cannot remember too much more than it wasn’t our home, it was before 7, but I remember thinking the steam coming off of the dry ice was like a witches brew.

  55. EMMA L HORTON says:

    I WENT TO A HALLOWEEN PARTY AT MY CHILDREN’S SCHOOL DRESSED AS A WITCH AND MY KIDS DID NOT KNOW IT WAS ME

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  58. Crystal F says:

    My best memories are taking my girls out. They get all excited to dress up in their costumes and go out knocking on doors. They smile and laugh the whole time. It’s so much fun. Thank you!

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  60. Denise B. says:

    Other than trick or treating with friends and walking miles and miles until our feet were about to fall off, I don’t have any.

  61. My favorite Halloween memory is going trick or treating with my sisters and cousins

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  65. When I was little I loved Ragedy Ann. I had a huge 4ft doll and one year we put her clothes on my, got a mop and died it red and put the bottom part of the mop on my head and did my face like hers. I was Raggedy Ann and I looked very authentic. That was so much fun.

  66. My favorite memory from Halloweens past are making popcorn balls with my dad.

  67. Sharon Harmon says:

    For 7 years, when my sister and I were teenagers, we would invite all the kids we always babysat for a Halloween party and trick or treating. There were about 10 to 15 kids each year. We would wear costumes too and first
    take them trick or treating and then the party at our house. We would have ‘foggy’ punch (w/dry ice) and a ghost cake with glowing eyes! After the party, we checked all the kids’ candy to make sure it was safe. Parents loved this so much they would start calling in early October to see if we were having the party again! 😉

  68. Jaclyn Reynolds says:

    I remember having a candy fight between the boys and girls at a friends party. We were hiding behind the couches chucking those black and orange peanut butter candies,lol.

  69. i can still remember having to reach into a lunch bag and feel what was inside…brains..cold spaghetti…peeled grapes were the eyes…etc
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  71. my husband and I won a costume contest once as sonny and cher!

  72. Jennifer M says:

    We play Beetle in a Haystack. Fill a kiddie pool with straw and a gross of plastic bugs and let the kids dig them out. Messy but cute and fun!

  73. Courtney S says:

    Every year a girl in my class would have a Halloween party/dance. We would all look forward to it every year because it was such a big event!

  74. I don’t have a Halloween party story,but, I’m having a costume party at my house this year so maybe I will have a story after it.

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  77. I remember going with a group of friends to a haunted hayride. We were probably 7 or 8 years old. MAN, that thing was TERRIBLY scary! Interestingly enough, I went back with many of the same friends in junior high. It was pretty much the same hayride, but much less scary! 🙂

  78. My favorite Halloween “party” memory is us running around the neighborhood with other neighbors to trick-or-treat and go through neighbors homemade haunted houses. We have a great time
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  82. I remember everyone going trick or treating then coming back to bob for apples.

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  84. In middle school I helped decorate and set up for the local grange’s Halloween party with my friends and I remember having so much fun throwing streamers around and then painting the faces of little kids.

  85. Barbara M says:

    Favorite Halloween memory – taking the grands out trick or treating!
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  86. Alicia Webster says:

    I have never been to a party, Halloween or otherwise, but I babysat for a couple who went to one and they were gone all night, so I earned $100 and that was a lot of money back in 1985.

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  93. Rachel Schichtl says:

    My favorite Halloween is trick or treating with my older brother. One year we went and it was pouring down rain, and I was Rainbow Brite! We still had fun though, and I remember coming home changing out of our wet clothes and pouring all of our candy on the floor.

  94. I was in high school and a part of the party was to go to a spook house. I did not know that one of my friends was afraid of chainsaws. When a zombie started a chainsaw my friend literally climbed up my body and was practically on my shoulders before I figured out what happened. Good thing I was tall and she was a petit girl or I would have fell over. Could not peel her off of me until we were out of there.

  95. Tamara B. says:

    Every Halloween we use to go over the Grandmas & Grandpas first. They use to have fresh glazed dounuts, hot spiced cider. I swear to you those donuts were the best I have ever tasted n my life.
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  98. Suzanne K says:

    My favorite Halloween party memory is actually a party we had at work! My costume that year was ‘cowgirl’, complete with saddle (hung over my cubicle wall). Every one went all over the building, commenting on costumes and decorations. My costume and ‘decorations’ (saddle) got tons of comments! Too funny, considering that was how I dressed most of the time when not at work, and the saddle was mine, and well used!

  99. My first big Halloween in Chicago…there was a tremendous parade and everyone was happy and friendly…no violence…all goofy costumes. It was a blast!

  100. I went to a party many many years ago with streaking was popular. The host opened the door and was supposed to be a streaker (he did have skin colored stuff on)…Kind of shocking at first. semtaylor(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  104. My favorite memory: Every year my mom and dad have a Halloween Party for the grandkids (19 of them). It is also my dad’s birthday. I love seeing all my nieces and nephews in their costumes…watching them empty their bags of candy and checking out their loot…and bobbing for apples in a big tub in the middle of my mom’s kitchen.
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  106. My favorite memory was being a crayola crayon for Halloween…a costume my mom made for me which was so cute! Thanks for the chance.

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    My favorite halloween party memory is having a party at school and parading in front of the other classes in costume. topgun34er(at)hotmail(dot)com

  109. My favorite Halloween memory is when I went trick ‘or treating with my friends and we TP’ed other friends’ houses. It was silly, childhood fun and I’ve never forgotten what it felt like to be a carefree kid.

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  111. Cynthia C says:

    I remember organizing our own Halloween party when we were kids. Bobbing for apples was fun (but a little gross).

  112. I remember being at a halloween party and bobbing for apples.

  113. MY FAVORITE HALLOWEEN MEMORY IS ONLY ONE DECENT MEMORY I CAN EVEN REMEMBER BACK ON. IT WAS A TIME ME AND MY BROTHER WENT TO A PARTY TOGETHER. WE BONDED FROM THAT POINT ON! kytah00@yahoo.com

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  115. How lame is this? My best Halloween party memory is bobbing for apples.

  116. Linda Lansford says:

    My favorite Halloween Party memory is when my husband dressed up as a women.

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  120. My favorite Halloween memory was last year when my kids painted my belly when I was preggo

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  137. My favorite memory is dressing up as the Wizzard of Oz

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  140. My favorite memory is participating in a Halloween parade that we had in our neighborhood every year.

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  143. Bobbing for apples

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    I’ve only ever been to one Halloween Party when I was in like 6th grade—i remember the guy I had a crush on was there 🙂

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  149. Sad but true – I have never been to a Halloween party.

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  151. My favorite Halloween party memory is all the Halloween parties we had at school in grade school. Everyone would dress up for the day and we would pass out candy and play games. I loved those parties!

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  154. My favorite Halloween party memory is from when I was in high school. We had a big bash where everyone came in costume. It was just a great time with friends!

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  157. my favorite party memory was one time during school. We dressed up in great costumes from secondary clothing stores and had a big treasure hunt. It was so much fun!

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  161. Debbie Bellows says:

    favorite halloween memory would be my daughter’s birthday/halloween party where we took her friends on a hayride and had a weiner roast

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  165. In all due honesty, I have never been to a Halloween party before… so don’t have any memories of one, sorry!~ (but I am seriously thinking of having one for my daughter in the next year or two, so I can have just as much fun as she does!)

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    i’ve never been to a halloween party! but we’re throwing one this year, so hopefully we’ll make lots of great memories 🙂

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    I remember halloween parties in the snow!

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  174. One friend’s older brother made a scary maze in their basement that had all the girls screaming.

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  175. One of the coolest ideas I have ever seen was to fill a tub with dry ice and water and then set a punch bowl above it. A spooky fog comes out and surrounds the punch bowl. It was very cool!

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  180. I remember bobbing for apples as a kid at halloween parties.

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  183. Sarah Hirsch says:

    I haven’t gone to too many Halloween parties, but we went to a fun one where my husband was a jailbird and I was a police officer. It was fun because I had handcuffs

  184. When I competed in a costume contest and got up in front of at least a thousand people to do so.

  185. The year I took my young son trick or treating and it started to snow. That just made his night. He loved it.

  186. My favorite memory is dressing my six week old son up in a little cow costume he looked so cute.
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  188. I remember (well sort of) a wild Halloween party I went to in college. I was Wonder Woman and we all ended up doing the mamba line parading down the street and through the local bowling alley. Crazy!

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  191. Our church had a huge Halloween party every year when I was growing up and had all kinds of games and booths with what I think now was some pretty creepy stuff for a church! haha
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  193. My favorite Halloween party memory is bursting open the big pumpkin pinata before leaving to go home 🙂

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  197. I’d never been to a Halloween party until I had kids. I really enjoy seeing all of the kids, especially the little ones, in their costumes.

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  199. My favorite halloween memory is when I was 10 and my Mom made me a lion costume and I went trick or treating with my Mom and her BFF and her son who was my BFF. He was a dalmation puppy. We then came home, each dumped our candy out on the floor and began trading candies that we didn’t like with each other. It was lots of fun and in the times when it was safe to eat what the neighbors gave you.

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  203. Suzanne G says:

    Blindfolded, being forced to stick my hands into a bowl of cold spaghetti and actually believing it was a bowl of brains (I was a kid).

  204. Sheila Hickmon says:

    My favorite Halloween memory is watching my daughter trick or treat for the first time!

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  207. We throw a Halloween Party for all the kids in our family every year. Our fondest memories are all the smiles brought to their faces and knowing we are helping to creat bonds between all the children through playing games together!

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  208. Suzanne Lewis says:

    Last year was the first year I went to a Halloween party, and it was boring. I’m excited about this year’s Halloween party though. My coworker is having a party at her house. To enter, you have to go through a haunted house in the garage first.

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  209. I think my favorite Halloween party memory is of going on haunted hay rides…yep, I grew up in a small farming community…it was so much fun. 🙂 Thank you.

  210. My favorite Halloween party was outside in our own backyard. The back part was canopied by huge old trees and we had a campfire underneath the trees. It was inviting but spooky at the same time.

  211. i loved all our halloween parties in school growing up – an afternoon off studies? whats better than that!

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  213. Martha Payne says:

    My favorite Halloween Party memory was doing Rocky Horror Show karaoke at my best friend’s Halloween party years ago! Thanks for the contest! codisweepstakes2 (@) gmail(dot)com

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  222. My favorite Halloween party memory is winning a costume contest in my class’ party in grade school

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  234. Rebecca Peters says:

    Going to a house when I was a kid and I thought the guy was a real vampire.. LOL

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  236. We went to a Halloween bom fire party that was loads of fun!

  237. My favorite halloween party was when my three kids went to a party hosted by my job. That year I made all three of their costumes (An M&M paclkage, a Dr., and a lil frankenstein). That was the first year they all went to a party together!!! Miss those days!!

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    My best Halloween party memory was when my oldest son was in Kindergarten.
    He was painfully shy and I was really worried about him amking friends when he started school. So I volunteered for the Halloween party aas my way of maybe helping him while I was there.
    But once the party got going I looked around to find him in the midst od several other boys his age laughing and having a good time.
    That is when I knew he would be fine without me.
    But I have to admit, it broke my heart just a little.

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  243. My favorite Halloween party memory was when my husband and I dressed up as Thing 1 and Thing 2

  244. Ed Nemmers says:

    I organized a Road Rally over several towns and it was executed perfectly, if I may be speak so boldly!

  245. our gang did our last dress-up party about 10 years ago, good times but nobody really wanted to do it again since

  246. I remember learning how to bob for apples at a halloween party.

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  249. Debbie Bellows says:
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    My favorite Halloween memory is dressing up as a princess.

  251. Tonya Dean says:

    A murder mystery Halloween party. It was fun.

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  252. My favorite Halloween party memory was when I dressed up as a witch and won first prize!
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  253. Bobbing for apples.

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  259. barbara wright says:

    I will never forget the year I went to a Halloween part.. and went to the WRONG house! I don’t know who was more shocked – me, seeing strange people open the door, or them having a full-grown pink rabbit at their door!

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  263. I don’t think I have ever been to a Halloween party, except for some hayrides when I was a teenager–so I guess that would have to be my favorite memory. They were fun!

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  265. Amy Delong says:

    we just had a halloween party here at my house on sat for my boys,that would be my favorite memory!
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  267. Michelle Tucker says:

    My sister’s birthday is on Halloween, so I’ve got lots of memories. We used to go trick or treating and then after hit up some place, like Pizza Inn, in full costume and chow down. She’d then open presents, and since it was her birthday, we always had lots of people around us in costumes singing Happy Birthday. I was always happy to share in her birthday bash!
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  271. I had a boyfriend who illustrated comics, he invited me to an Halloween Party with his friends and it consisted of every comic book superhero ever created.
    I partied with Batman, Spiderman, The Hulk…etc.

  272. I’ve not really been to many good Halloween parties, but I can tell you about my favorite trick or treat so far! Not to be a braggart, but my hubby does the BEST decorations! Last year he went with the theme of “Psycho.” His decor is always themed. We had a full shower he made out of scrap wood and bloody hand prints on the curtain, running water out of a showerhead, and overflowing “bloody” sink with mop and bucket, and the scene of Norman sinking the victim’s car playing on a loop in our sliding glass door (as big as too) via our projector…was awesome and all outside!

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  277. My favorits halloween party memory is definitley the scavenger hunts! We used to throw adult halloween parties and every year we had a huge scavenger hunt where you had to go driving all around town to find, get, and do things to win. The best was the year we added digital cameras – pics of all the crazy antics! Now we do kid parties…..

  278. Susan Smith says:

    I remember going to a great halloween party at my friends house and feeling so pretty dressed as Cinderella

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  281. I remember one year my friend, Ryan, took all of this dollar per yard fabric he got from Wal-Mart and sewed it all together to form this HUGE “haunted” circus tent in his backyard…it was AWESOME!! He chose all drab dark funky odd colors…so creepy looking!!

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  285. Joanne Schultz says:

    I remember the first year in our house – we didn’t get a lot of trick-or-treaters, but the kids across the street came by twice, LOL!

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  289. Diane Baum says:

    My fave memory is a college Halloween party where almost every person either wore a Nixon mask or was a bottle of beer

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  293. We set up a living mad scientist laboratory that was a blast.

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  295. When I was a kid, our neighbor’s birthday was on Halloween. She always had a great costume party with monster music and tons of candy.
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  297. It always used to weird me out to feel the “brains” (spaghetti). Even when I knew what it was it still weirded me out!

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  299. My favorite Halloween Party memory is bobbing for apples as a kid.

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    remember bobbing for apples

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  306. I remember dressing up as Jasmine from Aladdin in junior high. If only I had that stomach now, sigh, lol.
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  311. My favorite Halloween party memory is when my mom dressed up as my aunt

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  313. The first time I ever played the marshmallow on a string game was at a Halloween party (many, many moons ago) and I thought that was SO cool.

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  315. Is taking my son trick or treating for the first time and then to be blessed to take my grand son for the first time.

  316. Barbara Long says:

    My favorite Halloween party memory is when I was little and my mom made me this beautiful orange sparkly princess dress and made me a wand with a star on the end of it with glitter on it for a party I was invited to. I felt so pretty in it.

  317. My favorite is dressing up and then trick or treating with my friends

  318. Karine Traverse says:

    My favorite party memory is the awesome haunted houses my friend used to do at her yearly parties

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  323. Thanks for the giveaway…favorite Halloween party memory was in Kindergarten where we carved pumpkins (adults did the carving) and then collected the “guts” of all the pumpkins, and one of the mothers showed us how pumpkin seeds wee roasted.

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  326. Veronica Garrett says:

    My favorite Halloween party memories are bobbing for apples.

  327. As a kid I always loved bobbing for apples.

  328. my mom had costumes parties when I was a kid, it was a lot of fun

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  330. Charlene Kuser says:

    My favorite Halloween Party memory is when I got a friend to dress up as
    the Grim Reaper and while everyone was sitting at the table he tapped
    on the Sliding glass door.Everyone was spitting up their food and screaming

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  334. Bobbing for apples and getting caramel apples.

  335. decorating the house for halloween was always and still is a delight for me

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