Halloween Dessert Ideas

October 31st is almost here and I have a bunch of spook-tacular Halloween dessert ideas for all of your celebrations!

Title from the roundup, Halloween Dessert Ideas.

Hey Boo! Get in the spooky spirit and bake up one of these delicious Halloween dessert ideas. There is something for everyone, adults and kids alike.

Discover more holiday fun with Halloween cakes, table decor, and Halloween gnomes.

Easy Halloween Dessert Recipes

Doesn’t everyone love making a pan of bars? They are waaayyy faster than cookies with all the same amazing flavors, right? Today we have something for every taste bud.

Your kids will enjoy making cute ghosts, mummies, and candy corn characters. The more distinguished among you may prefer the cheesecake or pumpkin varieties.

Who am I kidding? I’m pretty confident everyone would enjoy all of these yummy treats.

Halloween Dessert Table

These dessert bars are also festive and good-looking enough to make a grand appearance at your next party! The only thing better than one of these bar recipes is 2 or 3 of them! Bake a variety and your dessert table is complete! 

The recipes are collected from talented bakers and bloggers who I know you will enjoy following. Check out any of their sites by clicking the links next to the photo.

I’ve put the recipes into categories of flavors or themes, but don’t let that stop you from trying them all. 😂 Just click on the photo to grab the recipe and instructions.

If you also want to add FALL COOKIE RECIPES to your dessert table, check out this recipe roundup HERE.

Halloween Oreo Brookie Bars

There are three delicious layers in these Halloween Oreo Brookie Bars. This is a really simple way to add a colorful and very tasty treat to your Halloween dessert table and festivities! Recipe HERE

Lemon Candy Corn Bars

A sweet cookie bar flavored with a hint of lemon, made to look like a favorite Halloween treat! Recipe HERE

Hocus Pocus Halloween Sheet Pan Cookies

Planning a Halloween Party or Hocus Pocus Movie Night-in? This trendy twist is technically not a bar at all, it’s a sheet pan cookie! Using store-bought cookie dough and loads of colorful frosting, everyone will be talking about this epic Halloween treat. The colors are customizable to match any Halloween celebration or party theme! Recipe HERE

Mummy Brownies

Turn ordinary from-scratch brownies into a seasonally spooky treat! With white chocolate and candy eyeballs, you’ll be the most popular monster at the mash! Recipe HERE

Halloween Orange Sugar Cookie Bars

These Sugar Cookie Bars can be made in 30 minutes from start to finish. The entire recipe makes 30 cookies and is perfect for a party, potluck, or get-together! The dough is tender and soft and the buttercream frosting is super creamy and smooth. Use any festive sprinkles you have, and don’t be afraid to mix two varieties. Recipe HERE

Ghost Brownies – Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars

These festive bars are made from pumpkin cheesecake on top of a cookie crust. For Halloween, garnish with whipped cream ghosts for a ghoulish touch. Pumpkin and cheesecake are a match made in heaven! Recipe HERE


Green Halloween Brownies with Matcha Tea

A fun and delicious treat that kids will love helping to bake and eat! Soft, fudgy brownies are marbled with matcha tea cheesecake swirls. These easy-to-bake brownies are perfect to bake with kids, and a great food coloring-free Halloween treat! Recipe HERE

Candy Corn Sugar Cookie Bars

Classic sugar cookies get a Halloween twist! These easy Candy Corn Sugar Cookie Bars are so delicious and perfect to serve a crowd at all those Halloween parties! Recipe HERE

Monster Halloween Brownies

Cute monster Halloween brownies, these chocolate glazed brownies are a perfect Halloween treat for the kids. Recipe HERE

Halloween Cereal Bars

Love texture and a little more crunch? Try these delicious dessert bars made with popular cereal brands!

Mummy Cereal Bars

A no-bake dessert recipe designed to take your Halloween parties up a notch. Not to mention, they are no-bake (!!) and filled with all the pumpkin spice flavors. They are similar to a traditional rice crispy treat, but with cheerios, and pumpkin and decorated for fall. Recipe HERE

Halloween Rice Krispie Treats

Here is a classic with a holiday twist; Halloween Rice Krispie Treats. Also known as Scotcheroos! This recipe would be perfect for adding to a party dessert table if you are entertaining this season. I have two versions of Peanut Butter Rice Krispie Bars. Take your pick, thick and chewy or a bit thinner. Recipe HERE

Leftover Halloween Candy Recipes

If you find yourself with an overabundance of candy after Halloween, let me be of service! Continue celebrating by whipping up a batch of these great dessert bars recipes for leftover candy. Mmmm …

Halloween Candy Cookie Bars

These leftover Halloween candy cookie bars are loaded full of all your favorite candy bars. Perfect for using up any excess or as a festive fall treat!
Just chop up all that candy and mix it into a chewy, buttery, delicious Halloween candy cookie bar. Recipe HERE

Candy Bar Blondies

These candy bar blondies are the BEST way to use up all those goodies! Candy bar blondies are a chewy brown sugar cookie base topped with rich chocolate frosting and your favorite candy. A fun and decadent treat!
Recipe HERE


Loaded M&M Oreo Cookie Bars

Stuffed to the max with M&M’s and Oreos! These Oreo cookie bars are an easy, no-mixer recipe that’s ready in 30 minutes. Always a hit at parties! Recipe HERE

Fall and Halloween Brownie Recipes

This bars category will take you beyond Halloween; they would be perfect for Thanksgiving celebrations or a fall bake sale! 

Peanut Butter Swirl Brownies

The ultimate fudgy dark chocolate brownies swirled with salty, creamy peanut butter on top! These peanut butter swirl brownies are truly decadent and rich in every bite. Recipe HERE

Halloween Cheesecake Bars

Halloween Cheesecake Bars are the perfect Halloween dessert to show off your spooky spirit. Creamy cheesecake with a cookie crust, these orange and black Halloween Cheesecake Bars are the perfect easy dessert to celebrate Halloween. Recipe HERE

Halloween Cake Bars

These Halloween Cake Bars are sure to be a hit at your Halloween Party or potluck! They are loaded with moist funfetti cake and chocolatey Halloween Oreos. Recipe HERE

I know you will be inspired by all of these easy Halloween Dessert Ideas! Which one are you going to make? Let me know in the comments below. 🎃👻

If you are looking for delicious fall cookie recipes, check out that roundup here.

Happy Halloween!

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