30 Candy Alternatives 4 Trick-or-Treaters in Des Moines - dsm4kids.com

30 Candy Alternatives 4 Trick-or-Treaters in Des Moines

Loading up a bag full of candy is most kids’ goal when Trick-or-Treating.  A little candy never hurt anyone right?  But what about kiddos that have food allergies or have health issues that keeps them from enjoying a sugary treat?  This year why not add a few non-sugary items into your candy bowl, so all kids can enjoy a Halloween treat?  Here’s a few candy substitution and sugar free ideas for you to hand out to Trick-or-Treaters. 

“Healthy” Halloween Snacks

  • Snack Size Bags of Popcorn
  • Snack Size Pretzels
  • Apple Sauce Snack Packs
  • Fruit Snacks/Roll-Ups
  • Boxes of Raisins
  • Granola Bars
  • Snack Size Bags of Crackers
  • Snack Size Animal Crackers
  • Sugar Free Gum
  • Apples

Halloween Novelty Items

  • Pencils
  • Stickers
  • Tattoos
  • Mini Play Dohs
  • Mini Crayon Packs
  • Eyeball Bouncy Balls
  • Glow in the Dark Insects
  • Slinky
  • Yo-Yos
  • Glow Sticks

 “Dress Up” Items

  • Plastic Spider Rings
  • Glow Necklaces
  • Fake Vampire Teeth
  • Plastic Bracelets
  • Snap Bracelets
  • Fake Mustaches
  • Fake Fingers
  • Glow Rings
  • Goofy Halloween Glasses
  • Halloween Mask (Craft Kit)


Got any ideas for Trick-or-Treat candy alternatives?  Let us know!