Teal Pumpkin

Teal Pumpkin Project

The teal pumpkin in a panted pumpkin that you place outside your door to let parents and children, know that you have allergen friendly candy or non-candy available. This is a wonderful movement, there are a lot of children out there that have had to stay home during trick-or-treating due to food allergies. Listed below are some candy ideas and non-candy ideas you can pass out to everyone. This makes all the children feel included in the fun activities.

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 a separate bowl from candy if you choose to hand out both options. 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
  • Bubbles
  • Halloween erasers or pencil toppers
  • Mini Slinkies
  • Whistles, kazoos, or noisemakers
  • Bouncy balls
  • Finger puppets or novelty toys
  • Coins
  • Spider rings
  • Vampire fangs
  • Mini notepads
  • Playing cards
  • Bookmarks
  • Stickers
  • Stencils
Teal Pumpkin Project
Teal Pumpkin Project

Allergen Friendly Candy

This candy is free from milk, egg, fish, crustacean Shellfish, Tree Nuts, Peanuts, Wheat, and Soy. You may say to yourself what do I give these kids then. Here is a candy company that will provide you with just that the Natural Candy Store.