There’s nothing to get you in the Halloween spirit like carving a pumpkin.

While you could go the traditional route and carve out the standard triangle-shaped eyes, nose, and mouth, why not be more creative? Go big or go home this year with your pumpkin carving design!

On October 19th, 2018 from 6-9 PM, we’re holding our pumpkin carving party and will be giving out prizes for the scariest, funniest, and most original designs. Learn more about our event and reserve your spot and free pumpkin here.

In the meantime, if you’re gearing up to have the best pumpkin in the patch, here are some pumpkin carving ideas that will scare away the competition.

Unique Pumpkin Carving Designs

20 Unique Pumpkin Carving Designs to Try This Halloween

Social Media Pumpkin Carving Designs

1. Facebook “Like”

Get plenty of “likes” on your pumpkin this year with this design idea.



2. Twitter Fail Whale

Whale this be your pumpkin carving design this year? It could be!



3. Hastag

Nothing says social media like a hashtag. Plus, it’s an easier pumpkin carving design 🙂



Star Wars Pumpkin Carving Designs

If you’re a Star Wars fan, these pumpkin carving ideas may be just what you’re looking for. Here are several different characters you could try:

4. Darth Vader


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5. Yoda


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6. Death Trooper


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Disney Pumpkin Carving Designs

7. Mickey Mouse

If you’re a Disney fan, invite Mickey over for your Halloween plans!



8. Harry Potter

If you have the patience, it doesn’t get much cooler than this Harry Potter pumpkin.

harry potter pumpkin carving


9. Jack Skellington

If you like The Nightmare Before Christmas, try carving Jack Skellington’s face!

jack skellington Pumpkin


10. Ariel

There’s always a Disney princess, like Ariel from The Little Mermaid.

ariel pumpkin carving


Superhero Pumpkin Carving Designs

11. Batman

batman pumpkin carving


12. Captain America’s Shield

Source: Pinterest

13. The Flash


Unique Pumpkin Carving Designs

14. Imprisoned Pumpkin

What did this cute, little pumpkin do to land behind bars? Whatever it was, it sure does make a creative design!

imprisoned pumpkin


15. Low Battery

A scary pumpkin carving design for sure. No one wants to only have 10% of their phone battery left and no way to charge it!

Source: @Innocent

16. Tetris

A fun AND interactive pumpkin carving design. Guaranteed to get most original if you can pull it off!

tetris pumpkin carving


Emoji Pumpkin Carving Designs

17. The Poop Emoji

If you’re looking to win the funniest prize, this poop emoji pumpkin design could be a strong contender!

poop emoji pumpkin carving


18. Spooky Ghost

Halloweens and ghosts go together like peas and carrots so you can never go wrong with this variation of an old classic.

emoji ghost pumpkin


19. Thumbs Up Emoji

You’ll get a big thumbs up from the crowd with this emoji-inspired pumpkin design.

thumbs up emoji pumpkin

Source: BHG

20. Heart-Eyes Emoji

Or you’ll get a lot of love with the heart-eyes emoji pumpkin carving design.

Source: DIY Mommy

Attend Our Pumpkin Carving Party on October 19th

Want to show off your pumpkin carving design skills? Come on out to our 7th Annual Pumpkin Carving Party on October 19th from 6-9 PM. We’ll be giving away prizes to the scariest, funniest, and most original designs. Learn more about the party here and reserve your tickets below: