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A Vampire in the Wild 5 Videos

Jonathan dons his cape and becomes a new kind of scary.

All the Details

The Pumpkin Patch 5 Videos

See how the crew stocks the studio with giant pumpkins.

Get the Dish

A Haunted Set Tour 5 Videos

Join the host for an all-access look at the spooky studio.

In Insider's Perspective

Quiz: Stars' Candy Cravings

Take this trick-or-treat test to see if you know chefs' penchants for sweet treats.

Answer These Questions

Eat, Drink and Be Scary

Explore all the fan-favortie recipes, tricks and treats you need for a ghoulish holiday.

Ideas, Tips and More
Season 5, Episode 4

Undead Dinner Party

For the final battle, two teams made up of an expert pumpkin carver, cake decorator, and sugar artist go head-to-head to create terrifying and scream-worthy displays of an undead dinner party. Elvira, Mistress of the Dark, serves as the special guest judge and helps determine which team wins the $50,000 grand prize.

Sunday
Oct 28
2am | 1c
Season 5, Episode 1

Infestation

Five teams made up of an expert pumpkin carver, cake decorator, and sugar artist go to battle to create mind-blowing Halloween-themed displays that capture a terrifying infestation. At the end of the battle, one team will be eliminated with help from a special guest judge, actor Robin Atkin Downes from The Strain.

Sunday
Oct 28
3am | 2c
Season 0, Episode 6

Road to Halloween Season 8

Halloween Wars is back for season 8 with more aspiring Halloween warriors looking to join the battle than ever before! The kitchen is set, the judges are ready -- now all we need are 18 of the best pumpkin carvers and cake and sugar artists in the world. In the weeks and months before they ever set foot in the Halloween Wars kitchen, these gleefully ghoulish geniuses hone their crafts with dreams of victory and a $50,000 grand prize. Follow the Halloween Wars crew as they travel coast to coast -- and even out of the country -- to find the artists who have what it takes to compete.

Sunday
Oct 28
4pm | 3c
Season 8, Episode 1

The Boogeyman's Nightmare

Six teams, each consisting of an expert pumpkin carver, a cake artist and a sugar master, dive into the first battle of the season. They have to create mind-blowing and yummy Halloween-themed displays that depict a monstrous creature so scary that it's the Boogeyman's greatest nightmare. Actor Sean Gunn of the Guardians of the Galaxy movie franchise joins the judging panel.

Sunday
Oct 28
5pm | 4c
Season 8, Episode 2

Clowns vs. Zombies

Five remaining teams made up of an expert pumpkin carver, a cake artist and a sugar master go into battle to create amazing and tasty Halloween-themed displays that depict an epic face-off between clowns and zombies. The special guest judge is John Kassir, the actor behind the unforgettable voice of the Crypt Keeper on the TV series Tales from the Crypt.

Sunday
Oct 28
6pm | 5c
Season 8, Episode 3

Witch Gets a New Ride

Four remaining teams consisting of an expert pumpkin carver, a cake artist and a sugar master put their skills to the test to create astonishing and delectable Halloween-themed displays that show what happens when a witch trades in her tired old broom for a brand new ride. Writer, director and producer Mick Garris of the iconic film Hocus Pocus joins the judges.

Sunday
Oct 28
7pm | 6c
Season 8, Episode 4

Halloween Time Travel

The remaining three teams made up of an expert pumpkin carver, a cake artist and a sugar master pull out all the stops to create stunning and scrumptious Halloween-themed displays that bend time and space to show their vision of Halloween time travel. Actor Gaten Matarazzo of Stranger Things serves as special guest judge.

Sunday
Oct 28
8pm | 7c
Season 8, Episode 5

Outbreak!

It's the spine-tingling finale of Halloween Wars! The final two teams made up of an expert pumpkin carver, a cake artist and a sugar master have slaughtered their competition, and now they're facing off in one last epic showdown. The team that can best illustrate a terrifying worldwide outbreak and the race for an antidote will be crowned Halloween Wars champions and win $50,000! LeeAnna Vamp, actress, model and horror culture icon, serves as guest judge.

Sunday
Oct 28
9pm | 8c
Season 8, Episode 5

Outbreak!

It's the spine-tingling finale of Halloween Wars! The final two teams made up of an expert pumpkin carver, a cake artist and a sugar master have slaughtered their competition, and now they're facing off in one last epic showdown. The team that can best illustrate a terrifying worldwide outbreak and the race for an antidote will be crowned Halloween Wars champions and win $50,000! LeeAnna Vamp, actress, model and horror culture icon, serves as guest judge.

Monday
Oct 29
12am | 11c
Season 8, Episode 4

Halloween Time Travel

The remaining three teams made up of an expert pumpkin carver, a cake artist and a sugar master pull out all the stops to create stunning and scrumptious Halloween-themed displays that bend time and space to show their vision of Halloween time travel. Actor Gaten Matarazzo of Stranger Things serves as special guest judge.

Monday
Oct 29
3am | 2c
Season 0, Episode 7

Even More Monstrous Scares

Every Halloween for nearly a decade, the world's greatest pumpkin carvers, cake artists and sugar artists have joined forces to bring to life the most terrifying Halloween creations imaginable as they compete for a $50,000 Halloween Wars grand prize. It's time to dig up even more of the creepiest ghosts, scariest witches, wooliest werewolves, yummiest treats and most mind-blowing displays in the history of Halloween Wars.

Monday
Oct 29
2pm | 1c
Season 8, Episode 5

Outbreak!

It's the spine-tingling finale of Halloween Wars! The final two teams made up of an expert pumpkin carver, a cake artist and a sugar master have slaughtered their competition, and now they're facing off in one last epic showdown. The team that can best illustrate a terrifying worldwide outbreak and the race for an antidote will be crowned Halloween Wars champions and win $50,000! LeeAnna Vamp, actress, model and horror culture icon, serves as guest judge.

Monday
Oct 29
10pm | 9c
Season 8, Episode 5

Outbreak!

It's the spine-tingling finale of Halloween Wars! The final two teams made up of an expert pumpkin carver, a cake artist and a sugar master have slaughtered their competition, and now they're facing off in one last epic showdown. The team that can best illustrate a terrifying worldwide outbreak and the race for an antidote will be crowned Halloween Wars champions and win $50,000! LeeAnna Vamp, actress, model and horror culture icon, serves as guest judge.

Tuesday
Oct 30
1am | 12c

About the Show

Just when you thought it was safe to walk past that old house or take a shortcut through the cemetery comes this deliciously scary four-part series: Halloween Wars. Five teams of cake decorators, candy makers and amazing pumpkin carvers will unite to prove they are the best, walk home with a big cash prize and scare our pants off with some of the most-amazing horror tales — all made from cake, candy and pumpkins. Grab onto someone you love, and bring your appetite 'cause the cold night of Halloween is about to get heated up.

About the Host

Jonathan Bennett

Though his striking good looks may have made Jonathan Bennett an object of affection for the “plastics” in Mean Girls, his talent and commitment are what have led to his becoming one of the most-sought-after young actors in Hollywood.

Most Popular Recipes

All Halloween Wars Recipes

Fried Crispy Brain with Marrow Cream

Churros with Dulce de Leche Ganache

Chocolate Covered Salted Caramel Peanut Bacon Chew

Spicy Cherry Brownies

Chocolate Banana Cake-sicles

Chocolate Pecan-Praline Cream Doughnuts

Gianduja Caramel "Mud"

Sour Passion Gummi Entrails

Zombie Drink in Edible Glassware

Cassis Bonbon Sandwich

Infested Coconut Tapioca-Filled Chocolate Spiders

Marzipan and Jam Filled "Bones"

Bloody Suckers

Cayenne Ganache and Lemon Jelly Filled Chocolate Bonbons

Red Chili Raspberry Bites

Alien Cookie Surprise

Pacoca

"Eyeball" Cherry Cordials

Chocolate Feuilletine Dipped in Dark Chocolate

Peanut Butter and Jelly Chocolates

5 Taste Lime Slime Garnished with Mad Rocks

Dark Chocolate Log Roll

Southwest "Dug-Up" Brownies

Zombie Eyeball Punch

Spicy Cherry Token Cookies

Mint Mojito Witch's Broom

Chocolate Hummus with Candied Bacon

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