120 Best Creative Halloween Party Name and Theme Ideas
Are you looking for the perfect name for your next Halloween celebration? Or are you trying to come up with a theme for your annual Halloween party? Well, you’ve come to the right place!
You can use this enormous list of Halloween names for your Halloween parties, dances, costume contests, baby showers, pumpkin carving contests, bridal showers, or any other spooky themed event.
Read on and choose from creative party names, costume contest names, dance party names, scary names, funny names, dinner party names, and adult Halloween party theme names.
Have fun picking out the best name for your Halloween gathering. Here are some tips and all of the best Halloween name ideas.
Naming Your Halloween Party
Every Halloween house party or gathering needs a catchy name! But how do you figure out the perfect one? Well, it isn’t very hard. Choose something that goes with the theme you’re going for and go with that.
Choose from the categories below to find an idea that works for your party. You’re sure to find a good name below. Or, you can use the list to come up with ideas of your own. Once you pick a great name, use it to send out your invitations to let everyone know what your name and theme is.
For example, if you’re having a costume contest, you can go down to the costume section and find inspiration. Choose one of the names you like. You can copy and paste it directly to your invitations or make it your own.
If you like “Ghastly Ghouls and Garbs” you can call it “Sarah’s Annual Ghastly Ghouls and Garbs Gala” to make it your own.
Do You Have to Name Your Halloween Party?
Well, you don’t HAVE to name your Halloween party or theme. However, it does make invitations more fun and festive. It also helps if you’re making a tradition out of your event. People will look forward to “The Smith’s Annual All Hallow’s Gala” that you throw every year.
What Words Should You Use to Name Your Halloween Party or Theme?
You can use alliterations, puns, rhymes, and other fun words in your party name or theme. You can see examples of these in the ideas below.
If you know a word that needs to be in your party name, you can build around it using other words that rhyme, start with the same letter, or go with the general theme. Think of words that spark the Halloween spirit and go from there!
Creative and Clever Halloween Party and Theme Names
Use this list of names for your halloween party or to help you choose a theme. These are good Halloween party names that you can use for pretty much any spooky gathering.
- Halloween Boo Bash
- Witchy Wednesday
- An Afterlife Affair
- I Put a Spell on You
- Mummy Masquerade
- Freaky Friday
- Slithering Saturday
- Mummified Monday
- Monster Masquerade
- Fright Festival
- The Grave Rave
- Fiend Frenzy
- Hallows Eve Gala
- Fright Night Celebration
- We’ve Been Dying to See You
- Love at First Fright
- Zombies Ate My Halloween Party
- Scaredy Cats and Witches Hats
- We Witch You a Happy Halloween
- Werewolf Wonderland
- We BeWitching
- Oh My Gourd! It’s a Halloween Party
- The After (Life) Party
- Eerie Evening Out
- Cauldron of Fun
- A Carvin’ Good Time! (pumpkin carving party)
- Carve it Like It’s Hot (pumpkin carving party)
- Poltergeist Party
Halloween Costume Party and Theme Names
If you’re celebrating Halloween night with a costume contest where the best costume wins, you can consider the names below for your party. This is a great time to use Halloween puns and adjectives!
- Frightening Fashion Friday
- Ghoulish Garments Gala
- Apocalypse Attire
- Ghastly Ghouls and Garbs
- Ghostly Garbs Costume Party
- Eerie Ensembles Evening
- Devil’s Dressup
- Creepy Clowns and Ghoulish Gowns
- Your Costume is Killing Me
- Mischievous Masquerade
- Devilish Dress Up
- Dress Like Your Favorite Witch, Ghoul, or Monster
- From Rags to Witches
- The Undead Runway
- Graveyard’s Next Top Model
Halloween Dance Party and Theme Names
If your party is going to involve dancing, these names are perfectly festive! Choose a name that describes your dance party. Get creative with alliterations and fun puns.
- Monster’s Ball
- Witches Whirl
- Deadman’s Disco
- Angels and Devils Dance
- Devilish Dancing
- The Haunted Halloween Hop
- Witches and Boos Bop
- Witches Waltz
- The Boo Bop
- The Terrified Tango
- Deadly Disco
- Bloody Ball
- Halloween Town Get Down
- Beastly Ball
- Rise From the Grave Rave
- Bewitching Ball
- Demonic Dance Hall
- Zombie Prom Night
Scary Halloween Party and Theme Names
Along with choosing one of the frightening names below, decorate with spider webs and other creepy things, tell ghost stories, or even watch horror movies to make your party really scary.
- Devil’s Descent
- Wicked Halloween Party
- Bloodsucking Cannibal Party
- Zombie Apocalypse
- Supernatural Soiree
- Gruesome Gala
- Your Worst Nightmare
- Spine-Tingling Story Time
- Midnight Madness
- Just Clowning Around
- (State) Chainsaw Massacre – “Georgia Chainsaw Massacre”
- Saw 2022
- Let’s Have a Killer Time
- Afraid in the Dark
- Night of the Living Dead
Funny Halloween Party and Theme Names
If you’re going for humor, these party and theme ideas are perfect for you! Choose a name below or put your own fun twist on one of these ideas to come up with something unique that shows a bit of your personality.
- Batty Halloween Wing-Ding
- Candy Corn and Cuties
- Let’s Get Cooky Being Spooky
- Spooky Specters With Spectacles
- Vampires, Witches, and Ghouls, Oh My!
- Let’s Get Scary in Here!
- A Kooky Spooky Good Time
- Not Scary Halloween Party
- An Excuse to Dress Scandalous Shindig
- Halloween Hootenanny
- Mumm’s the Word
- Skeletons and Shenanigans
Halloween Food and Dinner Party and Theme Names
If you’re celebrating the spookiest day of the year with food and drinks, here are some ideas for you. You can change the names based on what type of food you’re serving to make your party name unique to you or choose something below.
- Bloody Feast Dinner Party
- Pumpkins and Pastries Party
- Ghoulash and Chill
- Feral Foodie Festival
- Fangtastic Feast
- Frightening Feast
- Eat, Drink, and Be Scary
- Snack-O-Lanterns and Spooky Stories
- Feast of Fears
- Burgers and Hallo-weenies
- Ghostly Meat and Greet
- Trick-or-Treat, Smell My Feet, Give Me Something Good to Eat
- Pumpkin Spice and Food That Tastes Nice
- Come Take a Bite
- Sink Your Fangs In
Annual Adult Halloween Party and Theme Names
Here are some fun Halloween party themes for adult parties. You can use generic names that go along with your own name or toss in something fun and boozy.
- Mummy’s Halloween Party
- (First and/or Last Name’s) Haunted House (Year Number) – “Smith’s Haunted House 2022”
- (Business Name) Monster Mash (Year Number)- “Hardy’s Monster Mash 2022”
- Nightmare on (Host Street Name) – Nightmare on 1st Street
- Boos and Booze Bash
- (The Host’s Name) Eerie Event – “Jack’s Eerie Event”
- Witches Night Out
- Warlocks Night Out
- Cackles and Cauldrons
- The (Host Name’s) Horror Show – “The Green’s Horror Show”
- Friday Night Frank N-Steins (beer steins, drink party)
- Creepy Crawly Cocktail Hour
- Wine-y Witches
- Warlocks and Witches Couples Halloween Bash
- Ghouls and Goblins Couples Night
- Brews and Broomsticks
Halloween Party Names and Themes
Choosing a memorable name is one of the most important things about putting together a Halloween themed party. You can get creative with something spooky or outline the theme of your night.
Encourage fun costumes and fun with the theme and name you choose for your party. What you call it will set the tone for your whole party! Have fun reading through the list and coming up with ideas for your next Halloween party.