Fun Halloween Gingerbread Houses To Make With Your Kids

With traditional trick-or-treating potentially off the table this year, parents will be looking for more Halloween-related activities to fill that void. Why not make a Halloween gingerbread house with your kids? This fun project will keep them busy for several hours and your spooky masterpiece will be a delicious treat to share with the entire family.

Here is some inspiration to create a creepy gingerbread house decorated with your favourite candies and cookies...

Haunted Gingerbread House
Start gingerbread season a little early this year with a spooky display for Halloween. Make gumball pumpkins, chocolate tombstones and a scary (but candy-sweet!) monster hiding inside the house. Get recipe from Food Network.

Spooktacular Halloween Gingerbread Houses
Grab your little monsters and go on a haunted house expedition this Halloween — without ever leaving your kitchen. Get recipe from Hallmark.

Mini Haunted House
On the occasion of Halloween, treat your guests with this spooky dessert that’s made with Betty Crocker® Rich & Creamy chocolate frosting and crackers. Get recipe from Betty Crocker.

Haunted Cookie Houses
Get the templates to make these really cool looking little houses for Halloween. Get recipe from Hungry Happenings.

Mini Halloween Houses – A No-Bake Treat
Rice Crispie Houses are quick, easy, and guaranteed to bring smiles to that special set of goblins you’d like to treat. Make your own cereal treats, cut, decorate and dry. It’s just that easy! Get recipe from The Gingerbread Journal.

Halloween-Approved Gingerbread House
Here's a ghoulish guide to making the spookiest gingerbread house on the block. Get recipe from

Haunted Gingerbread House
Create a creepy gingerbread house decorated with your favourite candies and cookies. It's a fun project for the entire family! Get recipe from Betty Crocker.

Haunted Halloween Cookie House 
Are you in the Halloween spirit? If not, these little DIY haunted Halloween houses are sure to put you there. Get recipe from Mel's Kitchen Cafe.

Halloween Gingerbread House
Gingerbread houses aren't just for Christmas — just ask Hansel and Gretel. Get recipe and tips to decorate from All Recipes.

Haunted Gingerbread House
Dylan Lauren of New York's Dylan's Candy Bar created this fun, kid-friendly Halloween project. Get recipe from Epicurious.

Haunted Gingerbread House
It’s time for costumes, trick or treating and Haunted Gingerbread Houses ... right? Get recipe from Global Bakes.

Super-Spooky Halloween Gingerbread House
How to make a (delicious) gingerbread haunted house for Halloween. Get recipe from Serious Eats.

Easy No Bake Halloween Gingerbread House
Gingerbread houses built from graham crackers have been around for ages, and they remain a quick, easy alternative to baking. Get recipe from The Gingerbread Journal.

Halloween Haunted House
Practice your cookie house building with this easy cut-out cookie dough and make a spooky centerpiece. Get recipe from The Kitchn.

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