When are you too OLD for trick-or-treating?

Here's a question I'm hearing a lot these days: Are you going to trick-or-treat? In other words, am I too old to trick-or-treat?

What do you guys think? When is it time to hang up the Halloween costume, stay home, and just hand out candy to the little ones?

That's not to say we still shouldn't enjoy Halloween! I've noticed a trend of Halloween parties for older kids. You can wear a costume or not and get a chance to hang out with friends. Candy, music, and spooky movies, too!

Whatever your Halloween plans, perhaps you'd like to send someone a boo-tiful card. One of the talented artists who helps us with this site created these. I LOVE the candy corn witch!

Think pink (and happy haunting)!


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Anonymous Anonymous said...

i am going trick or treating and i dont care what the older (poular) kids say!!!!!!!!

October 21, 2010 at 4:47 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Never! It is a fun thing to do and why waste your childhood asking yourself, "am I too old for this?" But if you are like 20 you might want to think about doing somthing else on Halloween <(")

October 21, 2010 at 7:48 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

You are never to old to go trick or treating whether you are 5 or 55 you should go with your family or your friends!

October 21, 2010 at 7:57 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I think that if you still want to trick-or-treat, go for it!!! Don't worry about if someone is going to make fun of you or not- if you have that halloween cheer you should have fun!!!

October 21, 2010 at 8:35 PM  
Anonymous Rachel said...

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October 22, 2010 at 12:22 PM  
Anonymous Rachel said...

Halloween is one of the best times of the year. But, soon your going to get old. So enjoy Halloween Trick-or-treating while you still can. Do try to still do it when you are old.

October 22, 2010 at 12:24 PM  
Anonymous soph said...

Your NEVER to old for Halloween! my sister is almost 12 and she is never going to hand in her costume even when she is older and has children!!!!!!

October 22, 2010 at 8:31 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

yes u can dress up and if u want to and ur friends dont throw a coustume party in bring invatations and if they say no bring the invite to there mother in they will make sure they will go lol

October 23, 2010 at 12:24 AM  
Anonymous I don't know who this is!!! said...

that soph comment is me and my sister wrote the rest after Your NEVER to old for Halloween!

October 23, 2010 at 9:01 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I'm a freshman and I'm going trick or treating. My mom says I'm getting to old. My excuse is that I'm the size of a 7th grader.

October 23, 2010 at 12:03 PM  
Anonymous Josie said...

Are you kidding me???? I love to go out trick or treating! It's so much fun! Only when I'm old and crippled will I stop going!

October 23, 2010 at 2:56 PM  
Anonymous Leslie said...

So much fun

October 24, 2010 at 10:32 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I'm in Australia :(
We dont celebrate halloween :(

Question Gal xoxo

October 25, 2010 at 6:27 AM  
Anonymous Grace 12 said...

My sister is 16 and she still goes trick-or-treating with her friends. And so do I. It's fun

October 26, 2010 at 8:34 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I read on yahoo that some states acually have an age limit to how old you can be to go trick or treating, they don't allow kids over 12 to go trick or treating! It would suck if my state had that law!

October 27, 2010 at 7:22 PM  
Anonymous jenna,emma,eliy,amanda,and miranda said...

hey!we're 11 and 12 and we still trick or treat!we're doing a spice girl group coustume this year and we're gonnba trick or treat all around our neighborhood!just do it!
love jenna,emma,eliy,amanda,and miranda

October 29, 2010 at 11:04 PM  
Anonymous Trickor treatin fun said...

hey i love trick or treating i am never going to stop when and if i have kids i will take them treating but this year i might do some tricks! lol jk!

October 30, 2010 at 8:27 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

wow i think i will be a vampire next year and hand out candy if its Ok with my mom.

October 31, 2010 at 6:39 PM  
Anonymous I heart Trick or Treating said...

i think i will dress up as a vampire and hand out candy so i can still have fun and get dressed up

October 31, 2010 at 6:46 PM  
Anonymous candy!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! yummy said...

i just go for the candy!!!

October 31, 2010 at 10:39 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

i would say the age 13

November 4, 2010 at 6:05 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Never to old who cares what people say go out and have fun

November 4, 2010 at 9:15 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I am a freshman and who cares how old you are? You are having fun. Just grab a group of friends and go. Laugh at all the cute kids and walk around. It will be fun as long as you are with people who make you happy.

November 6, 2010 at 4:15 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

i would say maybe about never because adults go trick or treating and they dint get lauged at so go for it

November 8, 2010 at 12:29 PM  
Anonymous Madeline said...

I stopped going when I was 11 in 5th grade. I think you can go until you start high school. It's also up to you and you shouldn't listen to what your friends say about going.

November 9, 2010 at 7:59 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

It's totally up to you. Maybe you don't have to hang up your costumes. You could dress up and give out candy. I think that's a pretty cool Halloween. This year I went out trick-or-treating for half an hour, and then I gave out candy for the rest of the night! All in all, it's totally up to u!


November 16, 2010 at 1:54 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

There's a reason stores have adult costumes, and that's because you're never too old to trick-or-treat!

November 29, 2010 at 5:44 PM  
Anonymous Amy14 said...

I wouldn't stop! You can't go forever, we all know that, but you can always go out with your family and dress up and everything!

December 7, 2010 at 6:52 PM  
Anonymous Cameron said...

My sister is 16 years old and doesn't act kiddish at all but she said" im going to trick-or-treat until I can't walk!"lol I believe that should say that your not the only girl who likes to trick or treat just think its for the candy right!

December 31, 2010 at 9:01 PM  
Anonymous fixx said...

who ever says trick or treating is childish doesn't no what life is
i live in a country that people have adapted the us way and its soo much fun with the plus side of getting nice candy!

January 6, 2011 at 8:28 AM  
Anonymous Faith said...

If people say that trick or treating is for little kids then they don't know what they're missing.If someone says that to you just walk away because trick or treating is awesome even with best friends

February 8, 2011 at 8:20 PM  
Anonymous celeste said...


February 24, 2011 at 7:48 PM  
Anonymous Aaliyah said...

Cant wait for 5th grade Halloween

February 26, 2011 at 12:16 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

im so going treack or treating no mader how old i am becuse i just love candy dont you

April 3, 2011 at 7:32 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

don't celebrate halloween :(

April 14, 2011 at 9:23 AM  
Anonymous cc said...

Never EVER too old for some dancing, music, candy, friends and ringing random peoples doorbells ;D i do it all the time! Who cares what people think!

June 29, 2011 at 7:28 AM  
Anonymous Fairythunder said...

I don't think there's a "too old" for just about anything. If you really want an age limit, I'd say 15 is the age.

November 21, 2011 at 6:01 PM  
Anonymous t-swizzle said...

im planning 2 b miss teen Texas 4 Halloween this year...genius rite? dont copy me :D...but seriously i hate when that happens. i was gonna b nicki manaj and this 1 chick said imma b nicki 4 Halloween i was like poser and she was like im still gonna do it...i picked a cowgirl instead .

January 17, 2012 at 11:08 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I'm turning 16 in a month and me and my friends still go trick or treating. Yeah the girls might laugh but the guys our age think its adorable and it's a good way to flirt with the guys you like (if you know where they live)

June 2, 2012 at 1:56 PM  
Anonymous Country Girl said...

Trick or treating is for everyone!!!

June 30, 2012 at 8:59 PM  
Anonymous Andi Indonesia said...

Trick 4 U All

March 6, 2013 at 1:05 AM  

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