The holidays are a great time for television, with the yearly specials and holiday-themed episodes of everyone's favorite shows.
Here are 13 of the best Halloween-themed episodes and specials to look out for this year!
It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown! (1966)
Everyone's favorite group of well-spoken kids spends a fun evening trick-or-treating, except for Linus who awaits the arrival of the Great Pumpkin.
Spongebob Squarepants - "Scaredy Pants" (1999)
Tired of being afraid of his own shadow, Spongebob attempts to become as scary as possible on Halloween.
The Simpsons - "Treehouse of Horror" (1990-present)
Beginning in season 2, The Simpsons has an annual Halloween tradition of a spooky episode, usually separated into smaller segments. These episodes are will usually parody horror classics, and do not contribute to the overall story of Springfield's favorite family.
The Office - "Costume Contest" (2010)
Halloween is always a great time at Dunder Mifflin, and this season 7 episode features some of the best costumes worn by Michael Scott and his employees.
Scary Godmother: Halloween Spooktakular (2003)
Based on the children's books by Jill Thompson, Scary Godmother follows Hannah, a young girl who befriends monsters on the night of Halloween.
Modern Family - "Halloween" (2010)
The Dunphy family attempts to have a Halloween party at their house, and the typical Dunphy-Tucker-Pritchett madness ensues.
Goosebumps - "The Haunted Mask" (1995)
Based on the kid's horror stories by R.L Stine, the Goosebumps television series kicked off with the Halloween themed episode,
The Haunted Mask. When Carly-Beth looks to get revenge on some pranksters, she discovers the horrors behind a creepy Halloween mask.
How I Met Your Mother - "The Slutty Pumpkin" (2005)
The classic H.I.M.Y.M duo of Ted and Barney attend their annual Halloween party in attempts to reconnect Ted with a girl he met their years prior, dressed as a scantily clad pumpkin.
Halloween is Grinch Night (1977)
A lesser known Dr. Seuss tale, the Grinch returns once again in attempts to spoil another holiday in Whoville.
That 70's Show - "Halloween" (1999)
The hemp-happy gang spends Halloween in an old, abandoned grammar school.
A yearly Disney Channel original, this is the story of a little girl who learns of her powers as a witch. Now, she must save a town full of other supernatural beings.
South Park - "Pinkeye" (1997)
In the first Halloween outing for the
South Park boys, they find themselves amidst a zombie outbreak in the small Colorado town.
Friends - "The One with the Halloween Party" (2001)
Laughter ensues as the gang celebrates Halloween with a costume party