10 Fun Jack-O-Lantern Videos To Get You In The Halloween Spirit

By Megan O'Neill 

Happy Halloween!  As the ghosts, goblins and ghouls prepare to hit the streets tonight we’ve been eating Halloween candy and compiling a list of some of the best jack o’lantern videos on YouTube.  From a super cool, interactive Tetris-themed pumpkin to stop motion, an oozing science experiment and even the Swedish Chef, these ten videos are sure to get you in the Halloween spirit.  Enjoy, and happy Halloweening!


This amazing Tetris pumpkin takes the cake for the most amazing pumpkin carving I’ve ever seen.  It’s racked up over 370,000 views in a matter of days.  I wanna play!

Smashing Pumpkins in slow motion – 1000 FPS

YouTuber devinsupertramp uploaded this awesome video of pumpkins being smashed in slow motion last year.  We featured it in last year’s Halloween video roundup, but it’s so awesome we thought we’d bring it back this year!

The Muppets: Carven Der Pumpkin

The Swedish Chef gets into the Halloween spirit in this fun pumpkin carving video.  Watch out pumkins!  Don’t mess with the Swedish Chef!

Halloween Awakening

Here’s an amazing stop motion video of a pumpkin carving himself.  This must have taken ages to make!

The Life and Death of a Pumpkin

The Life and Death of a Pumpkin tells the horrifying story of what Halloween is like for all the poor pumpkins out there.  Pretty gruesome!!

Rotting Halloween Pumpkin Time Lapse

Here’s a time lapse of a rotting pumpkin.  Yuck.  And also, awesome.

Oozing Pumpkins – Cool Halloween Science

Want to do something special with your jack o’lantern this Halloween?  How about making it ooze?  Delicious!

Amazing Halloween Jack-O-Lanterns

Here’s a compilation of photographs of amazing jack o’lanterns.  Which one is your favorite?

The Great Pumpkin Carver

Here’s another stop motion for ya.  This one is a little cuter and less creepy than the self-carving pumpkin.

KXVO “Pumpkin Dance”

And finally, we couldn’t put together a list of Halloween pumpkin videos without including the Pumpkin Dance!!

Looking for last minute costume ideas?  Check out our list of 13 Halloween Costume Ideas Inspired By 2012 Memes & Social Media!

Megan O’Neill is the resident web video expert here at Social Times.  Megan covers everything from the latest viral videos to online video news and tips, and has a passion for bizarre, original and revolutionary content and ideas.