What do we love about Halloween? Jeepers Creepers, where do we start? From pumpkins to candy, it is first and foremost a day for treats. Magic and excitement abound, and no one is excluded from enjoying a day that is limited only by the imagination. Celebrate by dressing up as your favorite character, food, beverage, animal or spirit or follow our lead and dress up your fur-babies. Jake-the-cat is lobbying for Kitty Cat Star Wars Yoda Ears, but we’re seriously considering the Animal Planet Triceratops Pet Costume. He may get both. In the end, you know we’ll be out and about, chowing down on some of these terrific offers. Hope you’ll join us in the enchantment of Halloween.
All the offers below have been individually verified by our team. We’ll be adding to the list as more businesses confirm their Halloween specials. Some of these offers are available only on or around Oct. 31 unless otherwise specified.
Note: Participation may vary by location and franchise. Be sure to check ahead to make sure your nearest restaurant is taking part.
Halloween food freebies and specials
Baked by Melissa: Enjoy a worry-free Halloween with the help of delicious and adorable Halloween cupcakes from Baked by Melissa. Order a Spooky Special 50-pack online and you’ll receive a free a Boo-Crew 6-pack FREE. Offer runs until Oct. 31 at 11:59 p.m.
The Cheesecake Factory: From Oct. 25 to Oct. 29., you can enjoy a free slice of Hershey’s Chocolate Bar Cheesecake or Reese’s Peanut Butter Chocolate Cake Cheesecake with the purchase of any online order of $40 or more. Just use the promo code “TREATME” at checkout.
Chuck E. Cheese: Let the kids celebrate the spooky season early with Chuck E. Cheese Halloween Boo-tacular event. Available throughout October, enjoy fun games, goodies and free gameplay for kids in costumes. For a limited time at select locations, kids in costumes receive ten free play points with a minimum $5 games purchase. Plus, starting at 6 p.m., there’s a show and treats for Boo-tacular nights. If you can’t make it to the Boo-tacular event, grab the Boo-tacular Family Fun Pack which includes two large one-topping pizzas, a slime cookie, goody bag and a Boo-tacular activity sheet. The deal starts at $35.99 and is available for carryout and delivery.
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit: Kids enjoy a free kid’s meal at Dickey’s Barbecue on Sundays with a minimum purchase of $10. And since Halloween falls on a Sunday this year, it makes the freebie that much better.
Klondike & Breyers: Do you love indulging in ice cream? Well, Klondike and Breyers want to give you a treat this Halloween. Now through Oct. 31, you can text “CONFESS” to 64287 to receive a buy one get one offer on Klondike REESE’S bars or Breyers REESE’S 48-ounce tubs.
Krispy Kreme: Every Saturday from Oct. 16 through Halloween, Krispy Kreme customers can get a $1 Saturday Scary Sharies Dozen (which includes a special edition Jack-o’-Lantern Doughnut) with the purchase of any dozen. And check out their NEW Halloween Collection treats, featuring four spooky doughnuts: The Abra Cat Dabra doughnut, Enchanted Cauldron doughnut, Bewitched Broomstick doughnut and Spooky Sprinkle doughnut. Plus, wear your costume to a participating Krispy Kreme shop on Halloween and receive a FREE doughnut of your choice!
Marie Callender’s: Fall is the best time of year! If you’ve waited all year hoping Marie Callender’s would bring back its Fall Pie Sale, you will not be disappointed. Whether your favorite, made-from-scratch Marie Callender’s pie is Pumpkin, Apple, Banana Cream or Pecan, pies will be starting at just $9.99 plus tin. The Fall Pie Sale will take place at participating Marie Callender’s restaurants from Oct. 1 through Oct. 31.
McAlister’s Deli: From Oct. 29 to Oct. 31. at McAlister’s Deli, kids 12 and under eat FREE with an online purchase, in the app and in-store using the promo code HALLOWEEN21. The promo code is valid for two free kids meals per adult entrée purchase.
Moe’s Southwest Grill: Every Sunday, it’s Kids Eat Free day at Moe’s Southwest Grill, and with Halloween falling on that day, that means your lil minion gets to enjoy this offer. All kids 12 and under are eligible for this deal with the purchase of an adult entrée.
The Fresh Market: Specialty grocer The Fresh Market is helping guests celebrate Halloween at home with a frightful feast that is big enough for the family or a small gathering of friends. The complete, ready-to-eat spread serves eight people and is $59.99, or about $7.50 per person (a $51.00 savings compared to buying each item individually). Online ordering is available now and runs through Oct. 26 at 2 PM. Meals can then be picked up in-store from Oct. 29 through the 31st. Meal orders can be placed online at shop.thefreshmarket.com and picked up at your local store.
Wendy’s: Buy a Boo! Book, get 5 FREE Jr. Frosty Coupons and do good. From now until Oct. 31, buy a book of Wendy’s Boo! Coupons and receive five Jr. Frosty coupons and a free bonus in app offer. Proceeds goes to the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption to help children who are waiting in foster care to find their forever families.
Halloween food delivery deals
Red Lobster: Do you plan on staying in and skipping out on the fun activities on Halloween? Well, enjoy FREE delivery on to-go orders at Red Lobster. Orders have to be placed through Red Lobster’s website, and this offer is only valid on Oct. 31.
Steak ‘n Shake: Are you in the mood for a burger or milkshake but don’t have the time to swing by Steak ‘n Shake? Enjoy FREE deliveries on Sundays all October. This offer is valid at participating locations only.
The Habit Burger Grill: Every Sunday, from Oct. 17 to Nov. 7, The Habit Burger Grill is offering customers FREE delivery on orders $10 or more made in The Habit mobile app or habitburger.com. This offer is only valid at participating locations.
Halloween Retail Sales
JOAAN: What can be better than a Halloween doorbuster? Now until Oct. 27, you can save up to 50% off on costuming fabrics and supplies.
Michael’s: Now through Oct. 30, visit your local Michaels or online site, choose from a wide variety of Halloween décor and get 50% off all regular price purchases. Plus, get an extra 20% off online, using the code “20MADEBYYOU.”
Walmart: From now until Nov. 1, shop at Walmart for kids’ costumes under $15 and Halloween candy under $10.
Wigsbuy: Whether for the sake of Halloween or fashion, Wigsbuy is the place for wigs, hair extensions and accessories. Take advantage of their Happy Halloween Sale now through Oct. 31 and get one free wig on order over $399. Also, you can receive $50 off an order over $299, $100 off an order over $599 and $200 off an order over $999. Use the codes “HP50,” “HP100” and “HP200” to get the discounts.