While everyone knows the main event on Halloween is trick or treating, those with little kids know that Halloween day might feel like it stretches on forever waiting until it’s time to let the younger kids go out and get some free candy.
What better way to wait for dusk and the start of trick or treating than some free printable word searches for Halloween? Our kids have always loved word search puzzles and will be occupied for hours finding all the words in their lists.
So while we’ve created at least 10 Halloween word searches for kids we’ve also added another 10 that will keep your older kids – and probably some adults too – busy all day long until it’s time to head out. All twenty puzzles are found below and are broken up by difficulty levels, starting with the easiest. All twenty word finds are absolutely free and can be printed on a standard 8.5″x11″ piece of paper with no special print settings or anything else.
Easy Halloween Word Searches For Kids
Click on any of the images below to choose from one of five easy Halloween word searches perfect for the younger crowd. Click, print, enjoy!
Halloween Word Searches – Medium Difficulty
Click on any of the images below to choose from one of five medium difficulty Halloween word searches still great for the younger crowd. Click, print, and enjoy!
Halloween Word Searches – Hard
While the previous 10 word searches are a bit easier and probably better suited for elementary age children, the remaining ten word searches are much more difficult. To use any of the next five, simply click on the image, download the word search, and print it for free at home or anywhere else!
Halloween Word Searches – Extra Hard
These last five word searches are definitely for older children if not adults as they contain a lot more words to find and a much bigger puzzle to hide them in! These last five work just like the ones above – click the image to download the printable word search, print it, and enjoy!
There you have it! Twenty printable word searches for Halloween that should keep all ages entertained for hours and hours of good ol’ fashioned word search fun! We hope your kids enjoy them as much as our kids did!
Hey there! For the trick or treat candy word search, is “junior mints” actually in it? Of Is it “junior” and “mints” as 2 separate words?
Hi Cory – sorry for such a slow reply! We’ve updated it so it is one word and singular! The word list should reflect as much as well. 🙂