Halloween is quickly approaching and it's time to start getting into the spirit with your family. If you have little ones sensitive to scary movies, this list of Halloween movies animated for kids is for you! These are not scary Halloween movies. Learn some tips for setting up a Halloween family movie time and start a new tradition.
Looking for more movie ideas? here are 15 fun Disney+ shorts and movies to get you in the Halloween spirit! You can also balance screen time with outdoor time. Take the family out for a fun Halloween Scavenger Hunt.
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Having a Halloween family movie night
It doesn't have to be a movie “night!” Keep the lights on and watch Halloween movies during the day so that your kids don't get scared.
Watching Halloween movies together is a great time for your kids to wear their costumes before Halloween. You'll get more use out of them that way, and little ones love dressing up!
Have the kids help prep some snacks or a meal to tie in the theme. My kids love to make (and eat!) these Spooky Spider Deviled Eggs.
12 of the best animated Halloween movies
These Halloween movies animated for kids are all rated G or PG, so they should work for younger family members.
Arthur and the Haunted Treehouse (2017)
Curious George: A Halloween Boo Fest (2013)
The Halloween Tree (1993)
Hotel Transylvania (2012)
It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown (1966)
Monster House (2006)
Pooh's Halloween Heffalump Movie (2005)
Scooby Doo and the Ghoul School (1988)
Tim Burton's Corpse Bride (2005)
Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (2005)
Many of these are streaming on Amazon Prime right now. Save the rental fees when you sign up for a 30-day trial for just $3! You can watch these not scary Halloween movies plus lots of others this month! In addition to the streaming videos, you'll get free 2-day shipping–perfect if you've started your holiday shopping already!
Printable list of animated Halloween movies to watch
Download and print this cute list of animated Halloween movies, and hang it on the fridge or in your family room. The kids can keep track of what to watch next!
Looking for more family fun?
There are lots more movies to watch together on this big list of 100 Movies for Family Movie Night.
We like to try new savory popcorn recipes while we're watching movies together.
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