Thousands, if not millions of people fork out hundreds of dollars buying Halloween decorations for their yard and home. Halloween yard decorating most likely rivals the pure excitement that Christmas brings, as you see homes and yards strewn with black cats, ghosts, witches, jack-o-lanterns and other associated Halloween decorations.
With so many Halloween inspired and themed decorations out there, it can be possible to get confused about what the best outdoor Halloween decorations are.
We have taken the time to study numerous varying Halloween decorations available in the market today, and this article aims to highlight the top 18 out there and the features that make them stand out.
Inflatable Halloween Decorations
This 7-foot-long spooky inflatable pumpkin is the perfect combination of goofy and spooky for any garden design. These pumpkin decorations come with LED swirling lights built inside.
The lights are so bright that they can draw attention to your backyard or landscaping. These pumpkin lights are a perfect conversation starter and are easy to use. You get a 10ft long extended cord, fastened ropes, built-in sandbags and ground stakes to ensure everything is secured in place.
- Bright internal LEDs
- Easy storage
- Ground stakes and strings included
- Inflates in seconds
- Instructions Included
When searching for Amazon Halloween decorations, you can’t look any further than this set of Halloween balloons from GOOSH. You get 6 feet tall Halloween inflatables that take the shape of a white ghost with a pumpkin cat.
All you have to do is plug in these Halloween yard decorations and in about a minute they inflate to their full height, ready to make your garden design the talk of the neighborhood. You get extremely bright pumpkin lights thanks to the LEDs.
The 5 LEDs ensure the decoration provides a shimmering and shifting effect. Thanks to its anchors, you can affix this decoration to the ground and not have to worry about a gust of wind carting them off.
This high quality yet cheap Halloween decorations come with 2 stakes and 3 tethers to ensure that it remains secure to the ground. It is also very easy to use as it comes with a 10-foot power cord, fastened ropes, ground stakes and built-in sandbags.
All you have to do is simply plug it in and everything blows up almost instantly. It has been certified for outside use and uses just 12 volts which makes it even safer. These inflatable Halloween decorations are suitable for both indoors and outdoors.
- 10-foot-long power cable
- Built-in sandbags
- Tethers and stakes included
- Blows up to full height in one minute
- Suitable for any backyard design
For those that love ghost and ghost stories, this product is the perfect Halloween window decor. It is a simple Halloween inflatable decoration which looks impressively simple. These inflatable Halloween decorations are bound to make your guests and family squeal in absolute delight.
You get color changing LEDs in this inflatable Halloween decorations, ensuring that you draw attention to your landscaping. Setting up is very easy, all you have to do is put the inflatable down and plug the power cable in.
You also do not have to worry about this inflatable Halloween decorations flying away thanks to its included ground stakes and ropes. Storage is extremely easy as it can be deflated and compacted to save space.
- Color changing LEDs
- Easy setup and storage
- Bright LED design
- Made from waterproof material
- Suitable for any backyard design
Hanging Halloween Decorations
This outside Halloween decoration is 43 inches tall and is made from high-quality materials. As one of the Halloween yard decorations, this crawly groundbreaking zombie crawling from its grave is just the right amount of scare for guests when they come over. It is a perfect skeleton decoration for Halloween garden design, a haunted house or even just adding some Halloween theme to your backyard design. This product is quite easy to use as it can be powered with 3 AA batteries and all you have to do is switch them on before you use it. As a groundbreaker, this skeleton decoration is touch-activated, its eyes light up a glowing red once you touch it and it also comes with sound as it begins to slowly crawl to any intruders. An extremely realistic product.
- High-quality materials
- Battery operated
- Touch activation
- Crawling sounds
This JOYIN set of 3 scary witches with flowing cloak of 3 different colors (Green, Red & Purple) helps to create a scary and creepy atmosphere for any Halloween themed event. These witches come ragged flowing robe and creepy smile. They are the perfect outdoor Halloween decorations to scare your guests.
The arms can be adjusted in any way to accentuate the fright factor. They are easy to string up thanks to being lightweight Halloween decorations on your windows, doors, trees or anywhere else with a hook.
- Set of 3 scary witches in different colors
- Adjustable arms
- Seamless set-up
- Can be hung or arranged anywhere
This hanging cocoon is perhaps one of the scariest Halloween decorations for any Halloween themed event, spooky party, haunted house and more. This 72-inch hanging cocoon corpse is a full-sized Halloween prop that looks scary and real.
It has a partially visible skeleton wrapped in a cocoon. It might be easy to think that this skeleton decoration is heavy, but it is actually quite light ensuring that you hang it up on a railing, wall or even place it right on the floor. It can provide the best Halloween theme to any garden design.
- Lightweight design
- 72 inches long
Spider Halloween Decorations
The Two Spiders Halloween ornaments are made from high quality, non-itchy plush with metal wire. This ensures that it is not only reusable but durable. Every one of the 8 legs in each spider can be easily bent to any pose your like. These outside Halloween decorations can also be adjusted to size, making them perfect to be placed just about anywhere.
- Vivid Design
- Bendable Legs
- Durable and Reusable
This spider is made from high quality, non-itchy plush with metal wire. This makes it very robust and resistant in time. The legs can be bent into position enabling you to pose at will. Can also be compacted for easy storage.
- 60 inch big
- Bendable long legs
- Realistic design
These cheap Halloween decorations are a triangular giant spider web and 2 large spiders. Weighing 40 grams, its super-stretch web is able to cover 110 square feet. You get 1 hook for the gutter and 5 ground spikes. In addition to the 2 large spiders, you also get 12 little spiders to compliment the aesthetic. This entire product looks massive from afar and is a great addition to any patio design.The spiders come with red diamond-like eyes and black fur made from iron wire and plush. They are very flexible, stretching freely and being able to bend. Attached is a massive spider web that adds a bit of realism to the entire Halloween decor.
- Very large cobweb made from thick weather-resistant polyester rope
- Spider web has a shimmery feel
- Realistic design
- Large spiders
Halloween Yard Decorations
These outdoor Halloween decorations are set of double-sided warning signs manufactured from reinforced corrugated plastic and painted in wooden colour. You get plastic stakes which can be stuck into the ground to keep the signs stable. They are so durable that they hold well inside the rain and even in the windiest of conditions. They don’t fall apart or break easily. This product is perfect for your haunted house party, spooky party or scary backyard design. They’ll make the perfect addition to your collection of Halloween decorations and create a scarier atmosphere for your landscaping.
- Durable design thanks to reinforced corrugated plastic
- 3 signs + 6 plastic stakes per package
- Printed on both sides
These garden Halloween decorations are signs that have been designed with a kid-friendly Halloween theme. Unlike other signs on this list, the reverse side is blank giving you the opportunity to write your customized message or make a decoration. As a family decoration set, you get 9 different stake sign shapes, 4 pumpkin products, 2 ghosts, 1 skeleton, a tombstone and a trick or treat yard stake sign. The signs are larger than pictures will have you believe, and they have been constructed using high-quality materials. These Halloween yard decorations have been professionally printed on corrugated plastic ensuring they are durable.
- Blank reverse side for customized decorations
- Different sizes
These Halloween yard decorations create a break from the ground with scary zombie hands popping up. Definitely, a creepy feel added to your outside Halloween decorations. You simply have to stick it into the ground, and you are set.
- Easy to set up
- 17 inches zombie hands
- Realistic creepy look
This plastic skeleton is made from high-quality weather-resistant plastic, ensuring that this product can be used outdoor for a long time. Set up is a breeze as you can simply combine the stakes with the skull, and arms. This skeleton decoration is made of tough plastic bones with chillingly realistic and lifelike details.
- Durable material
- Realistic look
- Easy to set-up
This plastic skeleton has adjustable ensuring a more realistic look, while you can pose the skeleton whichever way you desire. The vivid detail of the skull and bones makes it look terrifying. Set up is a breeze as you can simply combine the stakes with the skull, arms and legs, sticking them into the ground in whatever manner you deem fit. Get ready to scare your guest once they look at your landscaping and garden design.
- Durable material
- Easy to set up
- Flexible design
Halloween Door Decorations
These Amazon Halloween decorations feature with cute designs and large lettering easily stand out from the crowd. Durability has been a keyword in its manufacture as it is weather-resistant, washable and easy to store. Perfect for decorating doorways halls, shower curtains, porches, decks.
- 100% fabric
- Decent size
- Already preassembled
These Amazon Halloween decorations feature with cute designs and large lettering easily stand out from the crowd. Comes with ghosts, spiders, bats, skulls and pumpkin designs to make your backyard design the most eye-catching on the street. Easy to hang.
- Made of 600D oxford fabric
- Decent size
- Already preassembled
This Halloween window decor is an easy and inexpensive way to bring out the scary Halloween theme in your home. You simply tape it on the door. Works even better for window or glass door with backlight effect. Made from durable PE material, making it thicker than other window decorations.
- Durable recycled material
- Easy to use
- Fits most windows and doors
Frequently Asked Questions
When should you start putting up Halloween decorations?
Most popular time is the start of October
How do you hang Halloween decorations outside?
You can use any of the following methods: zip ties, duct tape, stakes, ground anchors, gutter hooks and light hanging poles.
How do you light up Halloween decorations?
You simply have to ensure that only the appropriate bulbs are used to light up your Halloween decorations. Additionally, ensure that you are connecting your lights to the correct outlets.
Does double-sided tape damage walls?
The great thing about double-sided tape is that it can be easily removed, and it is unlikely to damage your walls or any surface for that matter. When done, simply peel off and wipe the surface.
How can I hang a ceiling light without drilling?
If you don’t want to drill any holes, you can simply use adhesive hooks to hang your light from anywhere. There are adhesive command hooks available for purchase with adjustable hooks that fit this purpose.
Well, there you have it. We have taken the time to highlight 18 of the top outdoor Halloween decorations available for purchase. We covered everything from yard and welcome signs to giant spiders and skeletons.
There are also some family-friendly outdoor Halloween decorations included ensuring those with little kids can still take part in the fun that is Halloween. If you’re looking for more fall ideas for your backyard click here!
After Halloween, you maybe wondering what other decorations can you put up? Well with Christmas approaching soon, be sure to check out our article were we provide you with the top 10 outdoor Christmas decoration to get you feeling in the holiday spirit! We also have some outdoor lighting ideas you maybe enjoy!