Trick or treat isn’t just about candy. Treats can be conjured up in all shapes and sizes, including a cauldron full of macabre merchandise.
From Haunted Mansion collectibles to spooky special edition movies, 13 thrilling examples of macabre merchandise make our list of Disney related monstrous must-haves for Halloween. Arranged alphabetically, this ingredient list should help cast the perfect spell this fall.
Gallery of Light Hitchhiking Ghosts
Macabre miniature spirits haunt this illuminating collectible from Olszewski studios.
Haunted Mansion Light up Gargoyle Ornament
Though this one doesn’t ‘encourage’ guests to leave, the candles he’s holding light up for a bit of eerily enchanting tree trimming.
Haunted Mansion Mini Ornament Collection
Maid, creepy clock, purple bat, and “tomb sweet tomb” sign materialize in miniature form for this creepy cool Mansion ornament set.
Now, in addition to leading the “Boo to You” parade, this top chopping ghoul gets to haunt the holidays. Just don’t place him too close to any other character ornaments.
“Hocus Pocus” 25th Anniversary DVD
Trio of trouble known to Salem as the Sanderson Sisters descended on theaters 25 years ago! To celebrate this monstrous milestone, Disney released a special anniversary edition of the popular Halloween film.
Unearthed just in time for Halloween home haunting, this foam replica of Leota’s infamous winking marker makes a marvelous macabre merchandise manifestation to any garden gravesite decorating done for the holiday.
“Nightmare Before Christmas” 25th Anniversary Blu-Ray
Witches weren’t the only magical manifestation in 1993. Tim Burton’s tale of holiday crossover catastrophe also haunted theaters 25 years ago. Special edition “limited sing-a-long” version includes a 40 page illustrated book.
Passholder Hatbox Ghost & Bat Plush
Paranormal powered plush featuring Haunted Mansion spirits is somewhat scarce. This passholder exclusive hatbox ghost included a fiendishly fun bat stanchion plush.
Scary Scarecar Plush
Even characters from Disney/Pixar’s “Cars” love to dress up as evidenced in this spooky selection from Shop Disney.
Scary Storybook Collection
Superb storytelling is at the core of almost every Disney creation. This collection of haunting tales is perfect for younger Halloween readers.
Song and Story of the Haunted Mansion
Boo-tiful illustrations accompany X Atencio’s lyrics for “Grim Grinning Ghosts.” This whimsical wonder includes a recording (CD) of the famous frightfully fun theme.
“Tales from Haunted Mansion”
Amacus Arcane, Haunted Mansion librarian, spins spooky tales of terror tied to mansion lore and familiar frightening figures. Light and fiendishly fun, stories are aimed towards younger readers, but must mansion fans should enjoy
Thrilling Chilling Sounds of the Haunted House
Three versions of this classic companion to the Haunted Mansion have been pressed over the years. The first two editions included stories with sound effects on side one and sounds to create terror tales on the flip side.
Of course, candy IS the super sweet centerpiece of trick-or-treat treasure hunting. However, happy haunts are sure to appreciate any of the macabre merchandise materialized in the list above.
Source and images: Shop Disney, Amazon