What is You’ve Been Boo’ed?
Looking for a fun, easy way to make memories with your family this Halloween season? Try this simple game much like secret Santa or random acts of kindness; You’ve been Boo’ed.
You’ve Been Booed tradition is a popular Halloween tradition that families and friends can enjoy together. It typically takes place in a neighborhood, where the participants ring a doorbell, leave some some Halloween goodies, and then run away. It’s a great way to spread Halloween chear to your neighbors. Plus, it’s all treats and no tricks!
To get started, you’ll need a few printables: a You’ve Been Booed sign with instructions and a We’ve Been Booed sign to hang up to let others know you have been booed. Then the recipient of the gift becomes the next giver and the fun Halloween tradition is passed along throughout the neighborhood.
This fun Halloween activity is perfect for getting the whole neighborhood involved! Check out these 12 free printables for You’ve Been Booed! Some sets also come with tags, cards, and other fun goodies.
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Halloween is a great time to get together with your family and have some fun! You can also find more free printables like Halloween Bingo, a Halloween coloring book, word search, crossword puzzles, and Halloween word scramble.
Download your free You’ve been Boo’ed poem and a I’ve Been Boo’ed Door hanger sign. Tie them up to a candy bag from the $1 store or pick get creative with ideas.
Amy from Leap of Faith created this cute little Boo Printable as well as a booing printable for the grownups. She includes two printables. The first is “You’ve Been Booed” and another, “You’ve Been Boozed”.
Mama Cheaps has created this You’ve been Booed Printable kit, complete with the instructions and Door sign. The colors are classic black, white, and orange. The instructions and sign are printed on one page.
Mombrite created an adorable sign! The sign includes easy-to-follow game instructions and a door sign to let everyone know your house has already been a participant in the game.
Getting creative with your items is fun! Pick a cute little basket and you will have tons of cute options to fill your bag and match this cute printable. Crafts by Amandas printable has a polka dot design so you can pick from a variety of brightly colored goodies that would help make it pop.
You can enjoy the fun with these free printables. There are four to a sheet, so you can share the fun with more families. If your neighborhood is new to this fun, the printables come with a “You’ve been Booed” sign that tells them what it means and what they need to do next, as well as a “We’ve Been Booed” sign to hang on the door to let people know they have been Boo’ed.
One great thing about The Drug Store Divas free Booed kit is that you can fill it with whatever you like. If your neighbors can’t have gluten or sweets, maybe they would prefer something else? It would be simple to slip items they would be able to enjoy into this bag.
Sustain My Craft Habit has created an inexpensive and non-food treat with this Happy Halloween Coloring Booklet. You can print these cards out and attach a few crayons so no child feels left out.
Little Haloj created a free You’ve Been Booed kit that can be used with Boo Mix. This haunting blend of simple sweet and salty ingredients is sure to be a hit with everyone.
This adorable monster set is by Sunshine and Rainydays. Bridget gives several suggestions on ideas for Boo Boxes along with step-by-step directions on creating a fun little box to surprise your neighbors or family members with.
Thrifty Jinxy mixes it up a little bit with this Bandana Halloween Boo Bag and printable. If your worried about using up all your ink on your printer they include a black and white version.
In conclusion, the “You’ve Been Boo’ed” game is a fun and exciting way to start off the Halloween season with treats instead of tricks. There are many creative ways to play this game, so it can be a new tradition or a continuation of an old one. Either way, “You’ve Been Boo’ed” is a great way to get into the Halloween spirit!
What fun traditions do you do? Please share in the comments below!
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