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Allergy-Friendly Halloween Candy and Resources 2016

Little girl carving pumpkin at Halloween

The Teal Pumpkin Project

Our friends at FARE are encouraging everyone to raise awareness of food allergies by painting your pumpkins teal (the color of food allergy awareness) and handing out non-food treats for trick-or-treaters to ensure everyone has a safe and allergy-friendly Halloween.

  • Learn all about the program and how you can take part and support the project here.
  • Download a copy of FARE’s Teal Pumpkin Project posters, pumpkin stencils, signs, stickers and more here.
  • Meet Becky Basalone, the woman who started the teal concept on her Tennessee porch.

Safe Treats and Food-Free Fun

Halloween Costumes and Crafts

  • DIY teal witch and wizard costume-making instructions.
  • From 3D paper pumpkins to spooky foam spiders and glowing  mummy jars, try our amazing new Halloween crafts.

Painting the Towns Teal

  • FARE’s Teal Pumpkin Project Map allows any family shelling out food-free treats to add their home address to the custom map below. Click here to add your home address to the list.

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