You’re not the only one getting dressed up for Halloween this year. Even your favorite TV shows are celebrating the holiday with special Halloween-themed episodes with costumes, parties and even the paranormal. Whether you’re into feel-good comedy or creepy, nightmare-inducing horror, here are a few of our top Halloween specials that are a must-watch this year.
Sundays at 9 p.m.
Hosted by Jonathan Bennett, who also hosts “Cake Wars” and “Cupcake Wars,” this show is where baking and scaring collide. Episodes from the new season air every Sunday night leading up to Halloween.
“Halloween Baking Championship”
Mondays at 9 p.m.
If you still haven’t had your fill of sugar and screams, tune in to the second season of the “Halloween Baking Championship” on the Food Network, hosted by comedian Jeff Dunham.
“The Real O’Neals — The Real Halloween”
Tuesday, Oct. 25 at 9:30 p.m.
Now in its second season, “The Real O’Neals” is about a close-knit Catholic family in Chicago. This episode in particular involves a Halloween bash and a Halloween prank.
“American Horror Story: Roanoke”
Wednesday, Oct. 26 at 10 p.m.
If you’re into getting so scared you don’t want to turn the lights out, then watch this. The latest season, “Chapter 7,” is perfect for Halloween as a whole but the sixth episode, “Roanoke,” is especially eerie.
Thursday, Oct. 27 at 8 p.m.
This hysterical comedy about working retail gets into the Halloween spirit when a theft takes place. Dina, the assistant store manager, is determined to “unmask” the thief.
"It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown"
Friday, Oct. 28 at 8 p.m.
This show is fit for the whole family. Watch Charlie Brown get invited to a Halloween party as Linus awaits The Great Pumpkin.