Canva Templates

Our invitation templates are definitely more treats than tricks, helping you find the right invite design and inspired wording for the Halloween party you’ve been wanting to host. Take your pick from any of these thematic layouts expertly designed with stunning visuals, modern typography, and fun elements.

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Canva provides inspiration for any event you’re hosting. These amazing images are just what you need to spark your creativity and come up with the best adult Halloween party.

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Lady in Black Costume

Make a stunning entrance with cat-like contact lenses, striking makeup, red lips, and an all-black ensemble. Wear a long hooded cloak to stay warm and add mystery to your appearance.   

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Neon Glow Woman Flyer

A haunting black light image of a woman in glowing neon accents and an otherworldly gaze will give others a hint at what to expect in your costume party.

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Jack O’ Lantern Lamps and Skeleton Props

Lead your guests to the right path by decorating your front yard with candle-lit jack o’ lanterns, dried-up leaves, and bony decorations.

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Illustrated Tarot Cards

Infuse a whimsical touch to your adult Halloween party by asking a tarot card reader to tell people’s fortunes. Guests can also randomly draw cards and see their imminent future.

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Bottle of Witch’s Potion

Store grape juice or red wine in an ornate bottle, add faux spiders, cast a spell, and pretend you’re serving an enchanted drink for all your guests.

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Spiders, Webs, and Bones Border Menu

Come up with tasty treats for a Halloween bash set in your haunted domain. Consisting of vector spiders, webs, and bones, this chalkboard-inspired bordered menu keeps everyone informed.

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Neon House and Webs Flyer

Bright tints in orange, green, and pink can liven up a party flyer. Combine them with illustrated webs, bats, and a haunted house and the template just oozes with fun.

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43 Halloween Party Games for Adults

Get a lot of laughs from these Halloween games that will make adults act like kids for a night.

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Spiced Pumpkin Smoothie

Take advantage of Halloween’s harvest by making a cool drink out of it! Top your smoothie with pumpkin seeds, cinnamon powder, and a whimsical black and orange straw.

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Sugar Skulls, Candles, and Spiders Dinner Menu

Show off your creatively concocted Halloween dishes by presenting them in a spooktacular menu. Adorn your layout with sugar skulls, candles, and spiders for a Dia de la Muerte-themed party.  

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Bewitching Tandem Looks

Dress up in coordinated ensembles with your sister or friend so you can have a freaky doppelgänger. Black leather and dark makeup are easy elements to find and pull off.

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Graveyard Hands Poster

Create an eerie poster for your adults-only gathering. Paired with wobbly letters, an illustration of undead hands coming out of a dark graveyard will send shivers down anyone’s spine.  

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Masked Closed Eyes Invite

Come up with a masquerade ball invitation that’s visually striking and intriguing. A photo of heavily lashed eyes wearing a waxy gold mask adds mystique to an otherwise simple template.    

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Sugar Skull Maiden

No need to buy a new getup for Halloween! If you’ve got a knack for applying makeup, just recreate this haunting face paint and slip into an old lace dress.

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Pointy Houses Flyer

Lead the ghostly attendees to the correct party venue through an illustrated template filled with haunted houses set in the classic Halloween hues of orange, white, and black.

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Halloween Pumpkin Muffin Dessert

Go for a healthier alternative by serving hot spiced pumpkin muffins at your adult Halloween gathering. Your guests won’t be able to resist these soft but dense treats!

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Artistic Skull Profile on Table

Go with the “less is more” mentality. If you’re not so keen on styling your venue, just place a human skull on a black table as a decorative accent.

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Spooky Halloween Cookies

Delight grown-up guests with sugar cookies in the form of popular Halloween elements. Orange jack o’ lanterns, white skulls, and black cats are easy shapes to bake and decorate!

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Turquoise Lace Masked Woman

Organize a casual masquerade party in the comfort of your own home. Invite friends to wear masks by providing strips of cloth that they can instantly wear over their eyes.

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Ghostly Apparition Decor

Set the mood for a thrilling party! Hang Christmas lights, place a long white cloth over a coat hanger, and add some props to create a DIY ghost.

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15 Of The Best Easy DIY Halloween Decor Ideas

Tired of decorating with pumpkins every year? Check out these DIY halloween decor projects to give your party a spooky new look!

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Shiny Disco Ball and Misty Cauldron Props

Want to throw a Halloween dance party? Artfully mix dark and light propsa misty cauldron, a shiny disco ball, and an orange Halloween signto end up with a one-of-a-kind setting.

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Fun Halloween Setup

Decorate a blank space with cute elements that will make any partygoer smile. Web-like cloth, sparkly lights, and grinning ghouls can be used as props for an instant pictorial session.

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Pumpkin Swirl Soup

Add a unique twist to your creamy pumpkin soup through a contrasting green-tinged cream. Serve the soup in handy mugs so your guests can sip and mingle as they please.

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Pastel Minimalist Bats Invite

Go for sleek lines, bat silhouette accents, simple shapes, and modern sans serifs to keep the focus on your house party details.

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Ghost Light Bottle Decor

Have an interactive element to your adults-only party by asking visitors to decorate plain orange bottles with their favorite Halloween characters. Don’t you think this one is boo-tiful?

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Halloween Paper Jack O’ Lanterns

Plain Chinese paper lanterns can be turned into fun party ornaments in just a few steps. Pick orange-colored lanterns and paste black cutout shapes that form Jack’s smiley face.

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Angel Wings Costume

Have a heaven and hell theme for your Halloween event! Lead the pack of celestial beings by donning a pair of feathery wings, a white dress, and a floral crown.

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Hanging Spiders Invite

Like the fun, dangling spider illustrations on this cool-colored template, urge everyone to just “hang out” and look around the booths open at your Halloween-themed fair.  

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Spooky Banquet Table Spread

For a sit-down celebration, adorn your dining table with lavish elements in traditional Halloween colors. A black tablecloth will make your fiery blooms and cool dinnerware pop.

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Spooky Cat and House Flyer

Keep things simple yet sleek. Select a flyer template that features a silhouette illustration of a scary cat and flying bats protecting a haunted house.

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Ornate Skull Poster

Composed of illustrated flowers and leaves artfully arranged into a beautiful skull, this Halloween party poster with goth-inspired letterings has what it takes to grab everyone’s attention.

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Ghost Pattern Orange Invite

Filled with cute ghost patterns, this boo-tiful orange, white, brown, and black invite definitely won’t scare anyone. Instead, it will keep your frightfully fun bash top of mind!

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Undead Bride Costume

Transform into a zombie bride-to-be by wearing an all-white lace dress and veil, applying ghastly white sugar skull makeup, and holding a bouquet of dried roses.

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Halloween Silhouette Cookies on a Baking Tray

Bake up a storm and come up with simple sugar cookies in the form of recognizable Halloween silhouettes. Ghosts, witches, cats, and skulls are just a few wicked examples.

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Pagan Outdoor Altar Display

Your Halloween party can be spine-tingling and cool at the same time. Arrange an outdoor pagan altar using pumpkins, twigs, candles, and the skull of a horned animal.

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Rustic Pumpkin Decor

Display the pumpkins you’ve harvested from your backyard or handpicked from the grocery on wooden boxes. Complete the scene with antique elements such as an old wine bottle or gaslight.