Last year, households from all 50 states and 14 countries participated in the event offering non-food treats, such as glow sticks or small toys, as an alternative to candy. This is a world-side movement to create a safer, healthier, and happier Halloween for all trick-or-treaters.
IDEAS FOR NON-FOOD TREATS
Available at dollar stores, party supply stores, or online shops, these low-cost items can be purchased and handed out to all trick-or-treaters, or made available in separate bowl. Nearly all of these items can be found in a Halloween theme or festive colors.
- Glow sticks, bracelets, or necklaces
- Pencils , pens, crayons, or markers
- Halloween erasers or pencil toppers
- Mini Slinkies
- Whistles, kazoos, or noisemakers
- Bouncy balls
- Finger puppets or novelty toys
- Spider rings
- Vampire teeth
- Mini notepads
- Playing cards
You can find out more at www.tealpumpkinproject.org