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  • Writer's pictureMai Le

Spooktacular Family Movie Night

Get ready to fill your Halloween with spooky thrills and delightful chills as you create unforgettable memories with your family. This year, step up your Halloween game by incorporating these fun spooktacular traditions that will leave your loved ones screaming (with excitement, of course!). From spine-tingling movie marathons to a delectable bake-off, your family is in for a Halloween experience like no other. Whether you're a Halloween enthusiast or just looking to add some extra magic to the holiday, this article will provide you with a roadmap of thrilling activities that will guarantee a truly spooktacular celebration. So grab your cauldron and broomsticks, because it's time to dive into these bewitching Halloween family traditions that are sure to leave everyone enchanted.

Scary Movie Marathon

Try this hair-raising Halloween tradition that will have your family on the edge of their seats is a spooky Movie Marathon. Gather the entire family in the living room, dim the lights, and prepare for a night of frightful films that will send shivers down your spine. Select a variety of movies that are suitable for all ages, ensuring that they are spine-tingling enough to create a sense of anticipation and suspense. Set the stage for a truly eerie atmosphere by decorating the viewing area with cobwebs, fake spiders, and flickering candles. Encourage everyone to come dressed as their favorite horror movie character to add an extra layer of excitement.

To make the evening even more spooktacular, create a themed menu featuring creepy snacks and beverages. From ghoulish popcorn to our absolute favourite spooky chocolate charcuterie board featuring Purdys Chocolates. Purdys chocolates are made here in Canada with sustainable cocoa, which benefit their farmer partners and their communities. Make the experience even more memorable, take the kiddos to Purdys to grab all their favourite chocolates and build the charcuterie board together. Or better yet, grab a Purdys Fright Night Survival kit filled with 5 of Purdys top sellers in one box.

Remember, the goal of the Scary Movie Marathon is not to terrify everyone, but rather to create a thrilling yet enjoyable atmosphere for the whole family. If younger children are participating, make sure to screen the movies beforehand and choose ones that are appropriate for their age group.

Spooky Treat Bake-Off

What better way to celebrate this spooky season with a "Spooky Treat Bake-Off," where you can indulge in some delicious sweets. When it comes to Halloween, it's all about the treats. And what better way to enjoy the spooky season than by showcasing your baking skills in a spine-chilling competition? Get ready to put on your aprons, gather the family, and dive headfirst into the ultimate Spooky Treat Bake-Off.

It's time to unleash your inner culinary creativity and whip up some ghoulishly delightful concoctions. From creepy cupcakes to eerie eyeball cookies featuring Purdys Ogre eyeballs, the possibilities are endless. Gather around the kitchen counter and let your imaginations run wild as you brainstorm the spookiest, most delectable treats to wow your taste buds.

Make it a family affair by assigning everyone a different task. The little ones can help with measuring ingredients or adding spooky decorations, or if your kiddos just want to watch they can always nibble on Purdys Pumpkin lollys while the older kiddos can take charge of the mixing and baking. Remember, the most important ingredient in this bake-off is not just the sugar and flour, but the laughter and shared moments that make it a cherished family tradition.

Once your eerie edibles are out of the oven and cool enough to handle, it's time for the judging panel (aka your family members) to gather around the table. Set up a suspenseful display of all the treats, complete with Halloween-themed tablecloths and dimmed lighting to enhance the spooky atmosphere. As the judging commences, let the sweet aromas fill the room and the taste testing begin.

So,this Halloween tradition add some Purdy chocolates into the festivities, we promise it’ll be a hit for all your guests. And don’t forget to try these fun spooky family traditions this halloween season, the secret ingredients to an unforgettable and magical celebration. Happy haunting!


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