19 Halloween Trunk-or-Treat Ideas for Your Car
Here’s a list of very clever Halloween trunk or treat ideas to give you inspiration this Halloween! Decorate your car with these fun trunk-or-treat ideas.
Have you ever participated in a trunk-or-treat event? If not, then you’re missing out on some great Halloween fun!
A community gathers together in a parking lot and does trick-or-treating out the trunks of cars that are decorated with fun, spooky themes. It’s the perfect way for kids to gather as much candy in as little time as possible!
Whether you choose spooky or silly, this list of unique and creative trunk-or-treat ideas for your car will give you the inspiration you need to make Halloween even more enjoyable! (And the easiest one is the last idea – just purchase a kit on Amazon!)
And if you want to go as a family that matches its trunk, check out this post with Halloween Costume Ideas for Families.
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No matter what you do, have a fun, safe Halloween!
Most of these links also have links to other clever ideas – be careful not to go too far down a rabbit hole!
Bat Cavern Halloween Trunk or Treat
Bats everywhere! Stalactites and stalagmites growing in the car, and populated by cookie bats. Don’t miss the cave crystals, cave bacon (candied bacon), and Fruit Bat Skewers!
Kid Friendly Trunk or Treat Ideas for Cars, SUVs, Vans and Trucks
Turn your car into Candyland with this super cute trunk-or-treat idea!
Spooky Spiders' Den Halloween Trunk or Treat Ideas
Celebrate Halloween with this spooky spiders’ den that the whole family can enjoy. Even the family dog got in on this one with a spider costume!
It's the Great Pumpkin Trunk, Charlie Brown!
Almost everyone is familiar with Charlie Brown and the movie about his belief in the Great Pumpkin. This trunk honors that beloved childhood classic.
Waves trunk-or-treat idea
Enjoy fishing from your trunk with this adorable waves trunk-or-treat idea.
DIY Hogwarts Themed Trunk or Treat
Are you looking for a fun theme to decorate your car for your upcoming Trunk or Treat? This Harry Potter-inspired trunk will bring magic to your Halloween!
Complete with a Sorting Hat, Golden Snitch, and magic wands, this trunk is sure to bring out the witches and wizards at your local trunk-or-treat event!
Mario Brothers Trunk or Treat Ideas
When you live in a family full of video game enthusiasts, you learn stuff you don’t want to know by osmosis.And if you ask opinions on party themes, etc., you will inevitably get a video game suggested in response. This post is all about Mario Brothers!
Mad Science Lab Trunk-or-Treat Ideas - Frog Prince Paperie
This Mad Science trunk or treat trunk was featured in Rachel Ray Magazine in Oct. 2017! If your Trunk-or-Treat gives out awards for best trunk, be sure to add a costume to match your trunk…it will always help you go for the win! Especially if your trunk attendants have a flair for the dramatic.
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Get some easy trunk-or-treat kits on Amazon!
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Love Alice in Wonderland? This Mad Hatter Trunk or Treat is for you!
This awesome laundry trunk-or-treat idea is a great way to air your "dirty laundry" to the neighborhood or church 😉
Retro Snack Bar Trunk or Treat Idea
Looking for a non-Halloween themed idea for your Trunk or Treat set up? Try this fun and unique Retro Snack Bar Trunk or Treat idea!
Trunk or Treat Crazy Cat Lady
How perfect is this Crazy Cat Lady trunk or treat? Even more perfect, you can put the candy in the "litter box" for kids to find!
Flamingo Trunk or Treat
Who loves flamingos? This Flamingo Trunk or Treat idea is a great way to add some pink to your Halloween!
This PacMan Trunk or Treat idea is perfect, especially if you put the Pac Man game music on speaker!
Gumball Trunk-or-Treat Idea
Kids will love this Gumball Trunk-or-Treat Idea as they go from car to car! Leave an opening at the bottom and have someone push the candy out from there!
Finding Dory Trunk or Treat
Younger children will adore this Finding Dory Trunk-or-Treat idea!
Trunk or Treat 2011 :: Angry Birds Edition
This Angry Birds Trunk-or-Treat idea is perfect and it's completely interactive! Kids can have fun trying to hit the angry birds!
Trunk or Treat Promotion
Celebrate Christmas in October with this fun Christmas-themed trunk-or-treat idea!
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