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You’ve heard about booing a neighbor, but have you heard of BOOZING a neighbor? Start a new Halloween tradition in your neighborhood this year with our free You’ve Been Boozed Printable and let the adults enjoy the Halloween festivities too! Get into the Halloween Spirit with this fun DIY Halloween idea! Includes 20+ Booze Basket Ideas.
Hi Crafty Friends!
Halloween is quickly approaching and I’m all for stretching the very most out of holidays as humanly possible! Last week I shared with you our “You’ve Been Booed” Printable and 25 Boo Basket Ideas.
Today I’m sharing with you the adult version of this fun Halloween Tradition– You’ve Been Boozed! It’s a super fun idea for spreading the Halloween spirit among your neighbors, family and friends.
Create a Halloween basket filled with Halloween treats that adults will love including a bottle of wine, some craft beer or your favorite spirits!
Ready to get started? Let’s go!
What Does It Mean To Booze Someone?
Dropping off a “You’ve Been Boozed” basket for adult neighbors and/or friends is a fun way to spread Halloween fun around your neighborhood! It’s kind of like the spooky version of Secret Santa!
This fun Halloween tradition is done in the lead up to October 31st (usually in the month of October… though I see no harm starting up spooky season in September. Its never too early for a fun Halloween surprise!)
The person doing the booing creates a fun basket, box or bucket filled with Halloween treats, candy, small gifts and their favorite Halloween “spirits”.
When booing you play doorbell ditch and leave the boo basket on the doorstep or porch of the person, along with instructions and boo signs for them to spread the Halloween fun to someone else.
When leaving a “You’ve Been Boozed” basket it may be a good idea to stick around until the basket has been brought indoors to make sure that it has been found by an adult of legal drinking age. Just make sure they don’t see you since that ruins the secret!
Once the person has been booed, they put a sign on their front door or in their front window saying that they’ve been booed, so that others know that they’ve already been booed and so other families can join in the fun.
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Booing can be done among neighbors, friends, family members or anyone who you thing would enjoy some Halloween cheer! It’s a fun little surprise to find at your front door and who doesn’t love fun halloween surprises?!?!
You can also drop off a “Boo Basket” for the kids and a “Booze Basket” for the adults. Find our Boo Basket post here.
Booze Bucket Ideas
The possibilities of what you can put in a boo bucket are endless. Here are some general ideas, along with specific ideas I think you will love!
- Halloween Candies
- Card games
- Your favorite Halloween movie
- Halloween decorations
- Glow sticks
- Halloween Stickers
- Temporary tattoos
- Spooky drinkware
- Halloween straws
- Spooky cocktail napkins
- Halloween Wine Charms
- Recipes for your favorite Halloween cocktails
- A bottle of wine, beer, or your favorite spirit
Here are 25 of my favorite Boo Basket ideas:
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Boo Basket Container Ideas
Now that you have ideas for your Booze Basket, what are you going to put it in? There are a ton of possibilities and you can really let your creativity soar here!
Some ideas include:
- Pre-decorated halloween box
- Cardboard box that you wrap in Halloween paper or decorate with spooky drawings and Halloween stickers
- Trick or treat container
- Sand bucket
- Halloween bucket
- Cute Halloween themed gift bag
Where To Buy Booze Basket Supplies
You can buy booze basket supplies just about anywhere. Keep an eye out for small treats that you think other’s would love wherever you go.
Some of my favorite places are:
- Etsy (My favorite place for handmade trinkets for your baskets)
- Target Dollar Spot (A great place to pick up fun things for all the members of the family)
- Dollar Tree or Dollarama
- Your favorite bookstore
- And of course the grocery and liquor store!
Don’t forget, you don’t need to spend a lot of money or purchase a lot of things to make a booze basket! Handmade and homemade treats are always appreciated. Your creativity around your basket is a big part of the fun!
You’ve Been Boozed Printable
Now that you know the idea behind booing, and have some booze basket ideas all you need is your Booze Basket printable!
My You’ve Been Boozed Printable kit includes:
- You’ve Been Booed instructions
- Free printable sign/ door hangers to hang on your front door once you’ve been booed
- The cutest tags and stickers to decorate your Booze Basket with covered in bats, cocktails, witches hats and other Halloween goodies
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More Free Halloween Printables
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Tell me… Have you ever booed or boozed someone? Will you be starting this Halloween tradition this year?
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