Halloween themed cupcakes are a great party food. Their portable, and they’re pretty simple to decorate. If you’re throwing a Halloween party, don’t stop setting the stage with just the decorations and music/sounds. Halloween themed foods are a great way to add another layer of excitement to your party, and spooky themed foods are a great way to make your party even better.
Cupcakes are the perfect party food. They’re already prepackaged into single servings, so there’s no need for cutting or plating. They’re portable, so it’s easy to mingle while you munch, and there are a lot of ways to dress up your cupcakes for whatever occasion you’re celebrating.
To help you with your Halloween party planning, we have collected twenty-one different Halloween themed cupcakes for your consideration. There’s even a vegan and couple of gluten free options listed below.
Need a cute Halloween dessert? These witch cupcakes are topped with colourful green buttercream and an edible Hershey’s Kiss and biscuit hat.
These Oreo Spider Cupcakes are a must-have this Halloween. Great fun to bake for a party or to give as a trick or treat gift for friends and family.
Black Velvet cupcakes with a cream cheese frosting! So fun and festive for Halloween.
These gruesome Black Velvet Eyeball Cupcakes are sure to be a hit at your Halloween party! These strawberry jam filled cupcakes have the same flavour as the classic Red Velvet, but with black colouring instead for a gory but delicious twist!
These cute Halloween Cupcakes are super easy to make with the kids. They’ll love making them, and they’re cute class gifts, too.
This recipe for Halloween creepy tree cupcakes uses cake mix and prepared frosting, so the only “hard” part is making the trees, but that’s pretty easy. The end result is spectacular and would look great on a Halloween dessert table.
These moist black velvet cupcakes are perfect for Halloween! Made with black cocoa powder and no artificial food coloring, they’re the spooky version of red velvet cupcakes!
Super moist peanut butter chocolate cupcakes, frosted with peanut butter frosting and decorated with cute chocolate spiderwebs and little spiders!
These cute and spooky Gluten-Free Ghost Cupcakes are perfect for Halloween! These super easy cupcakes are vegan, allergy-free, and perfect for kids! Made with a simple black chocolate cupcake base and dairy-free vanilla buttercream frosting. Whether you need a unique Halloween party treat or a simple non-candy dessert, these are a must!
These red velvet Halloween cupcakes boast a flavourful, tender sponge, a smooth and delicious cream cheese frosting, and a gorily good blood red syrup.
These Halloween cupcakes are epically easy and fun to make. They’re an easy choice to make with the kiddos.
What’s more gruesome than cupcakes spattered with blood? These blood spattered cupcakes are a great way to set a scary theme on the dessert table.
These decadent chocolate witch hat cupcakes are topped with frosted witch faces, squiggly witch hair and an edible hat that’s made from a chocolate dipped cone.
These Halloween Jack o ‘lantern Candy Cupcakes are chocolate pinata cupcakes (filled with candies) with more candies on top! They are great for kids and adults alike and perfect for your next Halloween party or potluck!
These festive ghost cupcakes will be the hit of your Halloween bash. These adorable fondant ghosts are easy to make using premade fondant, marshmallows, and melted chocolate chips.
A fun surprise-inside recipe for Halloween owl cupcakes stuffed with peanut butter cups and topped with chocolate peanut butter frosting and Oreo cookies.
Festive Halloween Bats Oreo Cupcakes with Cookies and Cream Frosting are super fun to make, creamy, deliciously decadent and a great treat for any Halloween gathering.
If you are looking to make something quick and easy for a Halloween party, then these ghost-themed cupcakes are perfect. They require 5 ingredients and can be decorated in less than 30 minutes!
These Halloween witch cupcakes are so easy to create. They look so professional yet they go together quickly with a few simple hacks!
Halloween is the perfect time to get creative in the kitchen, and these Jack-o-Lanterns cupcakes make for a great start! This post also contains interesting information about the origin of the Jack-o-lantern. Check it out.
These Gluten-Free Halloween Candy Corn Ghost Cupcakes are cute and easy to make. This is the perfect gluten free recipe for a Halloween treat.
That concludes our list of Halloween themed cupcakes.
What do you think of our collection of Halloween cupcake ideas? Do you prefer cute or gory cupcake decorations for Halloween? Let us know by leaving a comment below.
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