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Devilishly Good Halloween Cupcakes

Posted by  ·  September 28, 2018  ·  Last Updated: September 29, 2018

Halloween cupcakes! If you are looking for a Halloween dessert, these cupcakes will be sure to wow your guests at any Halloween Party.

Halloween cupcakes are an easy class party treat, neighborhood party dessert or fun activity to do with your kids! I have gathered pumpkin cupcakes, green cupcakes, easy cupcakes, party cupcakes, witch cupcakes! The frosting really makes these cupcakes unique, decorate them however you want. You will love these cute treats. If you are not into frosting you can use candied toppings.

Halloween Cupcakes

I can’t wait to show you what I rounded up! There are so many clever and easy Halloween cupcake ideas!

Monsters, Spiders and Pumpkin Cupcakes

Monster Cupcakes from my little mochi these look so good topped with chocolate,  Itsy Bitsy Spider cupcakes from Country Living are perfect for a Halloween party.

Halloween cupcakes

Pumpkin Cupcakes With The Most Amazing Cinnamon Cream Cheese Frosting! The Secret To These EASY Pumpkin Cupcakes Is A Box Of Yellow Cake Mix. With Pumpkin Puree And A Dash Of Pumpkin Pie Spice, These Cupcakes Are So Soft, Moist, Flavorful, And Pair Perfectly With The Delicious Cream Cheese Frosting!

Pumpkins from Family Circle or these easy pumpkin cupcakes from Lil Luna, Crawly Cakes from Not Martha Witch Cupcakes from Parents, Not so spooky cupcakes from Smell & Taste are my memories.

pumpkin cupcakes

Blood-Red Spooky Spider Cupcakes from My Baking Heart, Hi Hat Ghost cupcakes from Bakingdom

frosting cupcakes


Witch, Ghost and Mummy Cupcakes

Wicked Witch Cupcakes from Martha Stewart, Spider Critter cupcakes from Parenting, Ghost Cupcakes from Midwest Living, Mummy Cupcakes from Love & Olive Oil

witch cupcakes
Witches’ Brew Cupcakes. No spells needed to whip up a batch of these amazing cupcakes. Top them off with green gumball bubbles.
witch cupcakes
How fun are these candy loving ghost cupcakes! Ghost cupcake wrappers.
ghost cupcake wrappers

Skeleton and Frankenstein Cupcakes

Skeleton Bone Cupcakes and Marshmallow Frankenstein Cupcakes from Better Homes & Gardens.

More Skeleton Cupcakes. This double chocolate recipe is to die for. Don’t forget to sprinkle Oreo cookie “dirt” on top!

Brain and Spider Web Cupcakes

Brain with Blood Clot Cupcakes from Annies Eats, Trix out your treats from Bakerella, Witch Finger Cupcakes from Skip to my Lou can be made with a cake mix.  Red Velvet Cupcakes just require a little food coloring from The Novice Chef

easy cupcakes

Spiderweb Cupcakes

spiderweb cupcakes

A spider can be cute and made in four easy steps. Spider Cupcakes.


A fun little printable can easily turn a chocolate cupcake with sprinkles into a spider cupcake.

spider cupcake

Looking for something bloody and super spooky make these blood drip cupcakes.

blood drip halloween cupcakes


Skeleton Cupcakes from All You, Crashing Witch Cupcakes from The Celebration Shoppe, Batty Cupcakes from Family Fun, Creepy Cupcakes from Taste of Home

halloween cupcakes

Monster and Bat Cupcakes

Peeking Monster Cupcake from Better Homes and Gardens is a candy corn cupcake, Bat Cupcakes Woman’s Day is a perfect chocolate cupcake.

monster cupcakes

Loving the cute monster cupcakes! They even have edible cupcake wrappers.

monster halloween cupcakes



Candy Corn Cupcakes

These candy corn cupcakes are so easy you can make them very quickly.

candy corn cupcakes

If spooky Halloween cupcakes with ghosts and monsters aren’t for you, turn a classic Halloween candy design into a cute candy corn look-alike cupcake! For an extra adorable touch, top with a candy corn.

candy corn cupcakes

Cauldron Cupcakes

This video shows how to make a pot of gold cupcake with black fondant. Make amazing cauldron cupcakes by omitting the gold coins and filling instead with green frosting, gummy worms and candy eyeballs.

More Halloween Fun!

Hosting a party? Try these Halloween Dinner Ideas. Not into Halloween cupcakes? How about Halloween Cookies.

You might be interested in these Halloween party favors and theses votives make a great kid’s Halloween craft.  I’ve also got some great DIY Halloween decoration ideas.  Have you booed your neighbors?  This fun tradition is a great way to spread Halloween spirit to your friends and neighbors–here is how to boo!

Be sure to have fun making the coolest pumpkins with these pumpkin carving ideas.


Leave a Comment


  1. Sunday, October 14th, 2012
    They're great and some look really simple to do. I am definitely planning on making some scary cakes this Halloween :)
  2. Monday, October 8th, 2012
    Thanks so much for sharing my little crashing witch cupcake Cindy! Fabulous roundup!
  3. Saturday, October 6th, 2012
    Thanks for the inspiration to make Jack-O-Latern Votives! http://lertanten.wordpress.com/2012/10/06/ar-det-halloween-snart/
  4. Friday, October 5th, 2012
    Love them all, especially frankenstein with the marshmallow!
  5. Emily D
    Friday, October 5th, 2012
    Are you kidding me?!?! These are so SO wonderful... Makes me even MORE sad that in our school district, we can no longer bring homemade treats :O( I will, however, pin these wonderful creations to my Halloween pinterest board for future parties at home. Thank you for these GREAT idea!!