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There are those who like Halloween, and then there are those who are maniacally obsessed with it. Halloween animatronics are the perfect decoration idea for people who have been planning their next Halloween costume since last Oct. 31.
If it's simply not enough for you to merely visit a haunted house, turn your home into one with these Halloween animatronics. Once they're switched on and their motion sensors are activated, your unsuspecting guests will get the biggest scare as they walk past.
The Best Halloween Animatronics
- Larger Than Life: Fun Costumes 8-Foot Animatronic Skeleton
- Killer Clown: Warner Brothers Animatronic Pennywise
- Wicked Witches: Haunted Living Animatronic Witches With Cauldron
- Stony Statue: EVAPLUS Electronic Medusa Bust
- Halloween Howlers: Home Accents Holiday Animatronic Skeleton Wolves
The Halloween animatronics in this guide are selected to accommodate a variety of spaces and setups: They can be mounted to an indoor wall, suspended from a sturdy tree branch, or set up on your front steps to give your trick-or-treaters a good scare. We've even selected a handheld animatronic, too!
If you're ready to take the fright factor of your home or front yard up a few notches, peep these 15 indoor and outdoor Halloween animatronics for putting together your most nightmarish display yet. Read on if you dare.
Micki Wagner is a commerce editor for Hearst’s Enthusiast Group, where she is constantly on the lookout for exciting new products, great sales and deals, and fun gifts. Her work can also be found on Saveur and Worth. When she’s not writing about the latest and greatest products, you can find her checking out new restaurants, spending way too much time shopping online, and binging Parks and Recreation…yet again.
Melanie Yates is the senior service editor of Best Products, where she writes and reports pieces pertaining to the etiquette, dilemmas, and how-tos of gift-giving for different occasions. Previously, she was the site's senior home editor, covering all things decor- and bedding-related since 2015. Her digital byline can also be found on Bustle, House Beautiful, and Elle Decor. A longtime classical-music enthusiast, Melanie spends her off-hours enjoying performances big and small across New York City.
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