21 Spooky, Scary & Cool Jack–O’–Lanterns & Pumpkin Carvings
Halloween isn’t Halloween without a Jack–O’–Lantern. With these bright ideas, you’ll carve your way to the most memorable Halloween yet.
1. Wolf pumpkin
Whether you’re a lone wolf or part of a pack, this scary jack–o’–lantern will have you howling.
2. Pumpkin patch
This family of pumpkins is up to no good. (Don’t be fooled by the little ones.)
3. Pumpkin eater
For the love of God, noooooooooo! That little pumpkin had a family.
4. Hearts aglow
If you’re not into fancy carvings, go with this tried-and-true Halloween classic.
5. Grab a hold
No, I’m not winking—your finger’s poking me in the eye!
Is that a skeleton bursting out of that pumpkin? RUN FOR YOUR LIVES.
7. Hoot the owl
With this one-of-a-kind jack–o’–lantern, Halloween will be a hoot.
8. Haunted mansion
Is that Disneyland’s haunted mansion? With this unique jack–o’–lantern, you’ll take a ghostly voyage—without leaving your home.
9. Cheeky monkey
This mischievous pumpkin has no qualms about busting a gut. What’s life without laughter?
10. Tinker Bell
No common fairy, Tinker Bell brings magic everywhere she goes—carving her way into our hearts. It’s a strange, wonderful world, isn’t it?
11. Woodsy fun
There’s something enchanting and not-at-all scary about this woodsy pumpkin.
12. Green about the gills
Go home, pumpkin—you’re drunk. And take your friends with you. (Never leave a pack of pumpkins alone with Heinekens.)
13. Totoro pumpkin
You don’t need to travel all the way to Japan to make friends with Totoro.
14. Timid Tommy
As the saying goes: Pumpkins are more scared of you than you are of them. (Or is that about bears?)
15. Mini me
Like father, like son. This pair will haunt your nightmares, hand in hand. (Wait, pumpkins don’t have hands…)
16. Haunted forest
This is why you never visit a graveyard at night. The trees come alive.
17. The Simpsons
If you watch The Simpsons, you know exactly who this slimy creature is. (Hello, Kang. It’s been a while.)
This pumpkin may not be the brightest in the patch, but he’s friendly and curious. Just don’t touch his stem—or he’ll go for the jugular. (Don’t say I didn’t warn you.)
19. Stars and spirals
The pumpkin on the left is just evil. The one on the right looks like an ancient Aztec warrior. What brought them together? You decide.
20. Evil plans
What they’re conspiring about? No idea. It’s probably something delightfully evil. Or maybe they’re having a friendly chat about football. (“Resting scary face” is a real problem, people.)
21. Pikachu pumpkin
The loveable Pikachu, now in pumpkin form! The guy on the left? He clearly isn’t happy about that.
What’s your pick?
Which of these jack–o’–lanterns would light up your porch this Halloween? Let us know below.