As far as fun Halloween traditions go, Boo Baskets are right up there with carving pumpkins and trick-or-treating! After all, who wouldn’t enjoy a spooky-themed basket filled with festive Halloween goodies? 

We’ve rounded up our top Halloween gift ideas for any guy, ghoul, or pup-kin. Recreate one of these baskets exactly as shown, or pick your favorite fillers and make your own unique gift! Witch-ever you choose, Bonjour Fête’s selection of Halloween party favors and gifts is something to scream about! 

Whether you're looking to surprise a little boy or girl, we've got you covered with our best Halloween Boo Basket ideas. These baskets are a fantastic way to spread some Halloween cheer and make the holiday even more special for the little ones.

For the boys, why not create a Boo Basket filled with all things spooky and adventurous? If you're looking to surprise a girl, a witch-themed Boo Basket is sure to cast a spell on her. For those who prefer a more neutral theme, a pumpkin-themed Boo Basket is a great choice.

Boo basket ideas for boys

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  1. Halloween Cat Rope Basket: A great Halloween gift starts with a spook-tacular gift basket. This black cat basket is both adorable and purr-fect for trick-or-treating.
  2. Glow In The Dark Bones: A bone-chilling trinket you can use as a spooky light on Halloween night! 
  3. Light Up Eyeball Glitter Bouncy Balls: These bouncy balls comes in four creepy-cool colors. Inexpensive and tons of fun, they make great gifts to give trick-or-treaters in place of candy!
  4. Toxic Waste Halloween Whoopee Cushion: This Halloween gift is a classic that is sure to cause plenty of laughter and noise.
  5. Poppin’ Skeleton & Bat Squeeze Toy. If you’re on the haunt for a festive fidget, this Halloween squeeze toy is full of fun! 
  6. Halloween Pop-It Toy: Available in four different Halloween-themed styles, these pop-its are perfect for spooky season. 
  7. Skull Slime: A Halloween best-seller, these mini skull slimes are kooky and spooky!
  8. Halloween Black Bat By Jellycat: Spooky-cute soft toys make the best Halloween gifts for kids! This Jellycat bat has bendy velcro wings, so he’s the perfect pal to wrap around a boo basket handle.
  9. Ghost Silly Straw: A ghost-shaped straw made for sipping on spooky Halloween drinks!
Boo basket ideas for boys
  1. Halloween Pumpkin Rope Basket: Every gorgeous girl deserves a gourd-geous jack-o-lantern basket. 
  2. Boo-tiful Nail Stickers: These Halloween nail stickers are perfect for girlie ghouls. More than just a stylish boo basket stuffer, they’d also make a fabulous Halloween party favor. Hand them out with face masks and bath bombs for a spooky spa night!
  3. Candy Corn Sipper: This pink candy corn tumbler will make your Halloween beverages feel a little more festive. 
  4. Feeling Boo-tiful Lip Balm Set: Halloween lip balms are a spooky season essential. And this set comes with three, so there’s enough to share with your best ghoul-friends!
  5. Glow In The Dark Stretchy Skeletons. Whether you’re filling goodie bags or trick or treat buckets, these stretchy skeletons are a good way to glow! They come in a set of five, so they’re easy to divvy-up and hand out. 
  6. Halloween Mummy Squeeze Toy: This squishy mummy is too cute to spook, just look at those little arms!
  7. Halloween Pumpkin Bubble Chompers. Both a fang-tastic toy and festive bubble wand, this boo basket stuffer brings all the gourd vibes!  
  8. Happy Ghost Halloween Plush Toy: Your new favorite Halloween boo, this friendly ghost soft toy is the cutest (and cuddliest!) boo basket filler.  
  9. Pink ‘Friendship’ Magic Spell Candles: Anyone can cast a spell with these magical pink candles! Write your spell on paper and burn it with a candle’s flame, letting it burn out to cast the spell.
Boo Basket Ideas for Girls

No boo basket is complete without Halloween candy, so be sure to pop in some gooey goodies and chocolate-covered sweets. If you're looking for non-candy basket fillers, here are some we couldn't forget!

  1. Trick Or Treat Party Crown: This headband is essential for any spooky celebration, especially if you need a last-minute Halloween costume!
  2. Mini Pumpkin Piñata: An exciting way to hold smaller Halloween treats (and tricks!)
  3. Vintage Halloween Surprise Balls: Surprise balls are like a gift that keeps on giving. Unwrapping them is half the fun, but finding all the treasures inside is what makes them a boo basket must-have. 
  4. Happy Halloween Flag: These flags make the best Halloween party centerpieces and photo-op props. They also look eerie-sistable peeking out of a Halloween gift basket!
  5. “No Such Thing” Book: We’re all for spooky silly stories, and this Halloween book is all about debunking ghostly mischief. 
  6. Halloween Coloring Poster: This crafty kit comes with two thrilling posters to color. We love the idea of displaying your kiddos finished work as a special DIY Halloween decoration. 
  7. Pastel Halloween Mini Witch Hats: Everything’s cuter in mini form, and these witch hats are no exception! They look particularly bewitching on a pink Halloween party table.
  8. Halloween Paper Playhouse: This paper playhouse is a Halloween craft and activity all in one. Your little monster will be entertained for hours with its changeable clothes, accessories, and decor!
  9. Halloween Clicker Toy. These little noisemakers have been around forever, which is why they’re a must-have for Halloween gift baskets. Be sure to snag a few extras, because they’re great non-candy alternatives to have for trick-or-treaters.  
  10. Tangerine Treat Bath Fizz: This double-double-toil-and-bubble bath fizz smells sweet enough to eat!
  11. Halloween Cat Sticker Sketchbook. Stickers and activity books are fa-boo-lous fillers because they can be used for lots of Halloween crafts. 
  12. Pink You’ve Been Boo’ed Kit. No more free printable signs because this kit has everything you’ll need to spread Halloween cheer to your neighbors! We had to include this classic kit because it’s a fun activity to do as a family during spooky season.

For those with furry friends, here are a few dog boo basket fillers that any Hallo-weenie would love!

  1. Happy Halloween Dog Collar Bandana: This reversible bandana is the perfect Halloween pawty accessory for pups that aren’t dressing up. 
  2. Bat Dog Toy: This crinkley Halloween dog toy is sure to become your boo buddy’s new favorite. 
  3. Pumpkin Spice Soft & Chewy Dog Treats: ‘Tis the season for pumpkin flavored anything, including dog treats, of course!

No matter which Boo Basket you choose, the key is to make it personalized and filled with items that the recipient will love. Get creative and think outside the box to make it a truly memorable Halloween surprise. And remember, Bonjour Fête has everything you need to create the perfect Boo Basket, so let your imagination run wild and have a spook-tacular Halloween! For more ideas, browse the rest of our Halloween party favors and boo baskets collection. 

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