Halloween and bats pretty much go hand in hand, right? Yes, bats are around all the time, but there's something about them – maybe the fact that they're nocturnal, or that they sometimes live in caves, or that some of them are “vampires” – whatever the reason, when you think of bats, you think of Halloween.
Whether you're inclined to think that bats are fascinating or that they're spooky (or maybe both!), we've got a selection of 20 Bat Recipes & Crafts that you can use to feature these fascinating creatures come Halloween!
With many of these bat wings recipes, all you need is to see the silhouette of those wings and you immediately know what it is!
19 Bat Recipes & Crafts
Another recipe option: these Nutty Bats – super easy and fun to make along with your kids!
We have some super fun bat crafts listed below, like a Halloween Bat Handprint Craft and a DIY Halloween Bat Hairbow. BUT, if you want to make things super easy, we also have a big selection of Bat Craft Kits that come complete with everything you need to make some bat crafts. Many of them contain enough supplies to make multiple crafts, so they're perfect for a classroom or other group.
Which of these recipes or crafts are you planning to try first? I think the Spooky Ice Cream Sandwich Bats look yummy (and easy to make!) and the Bat Pom Poms are super cute!