Candy-ing and cobwebbing cars is becoming a popular alternative to trick-or-treating nationwide. It’s especially favored on Army bases, where entire units participate.
Halloween night trunk-or-treating is easier and safer than walking door-to-door. It’s also a good family bonding activity, and can be accompanied by picnics and barbecues.
Here are 21 trunk-or-treat ideas to kick off your Halloween!
1. Minions / Despicable Me
A guaranteed crowd-pleaser!
Try a Disney theme, like this Frozen fan.
3. Star Wars
Does this count as a Disney theme now, too?
For all the gamers out there.
5. Jurassic Park
Dinosaurs are a safe (i.e., scary) bet.
This works best if you have a truck.
7. Football Field
Sports fanatics will appreciate this one.
8. Hocus Pocus
If you like the classics, you’ll love this trunk.
For those with a bit of a sweet tooth.
10. Honeycomb / Bumblebee
DIYers and crafts lovers will get a kick out of this project.
You can’t go wrong with superheroes.
12. Harry Potter
Make your car magical like this super-fan.
Channel your inner kid and go old-school!
Chocolate treasure is the best kind, after all.
15. Finding Dory
This ocean theme will have kids fishing for more.
16. Noah’s Ark
A cute and creative way to tie in religion.
17. Charlie Brown
It’s a Charlie Brown Halloween in this pumpkin patch.
This one… might be more for the adults.
19. Gumball Machine
The only disappointing thing? That it doesn’t work.
20. Drive-In Theatre
Honestly, who comes up with these?
21. create your own concept –
Original ideas are always the best ones!