11 Free 'You've Been Booed' Printables

Three Halloween candy buckets

The Spruce / Lara Antal

Have you been booed? "You've Been Booed" is a Halloween tradition of delivering treats to your neighbors in secret and asking them to pass on the fun. It can be a great bonding experience for the whole neighborhood. To start the process, you'll need a few printables: a You've Been Booed letter, a You've Been Booed sign, and a We've Been Booed sign. The letter explains how the activity works, and the signs are for people's front doors to let people know when they've been booed. You'll also need to include some Halloween treats when you boo someone. This can include candy, baked goods, or fun toys and trinkets.

Here are 11 free options for You've Been Booed printables. Some of the sets also include tags, cards, and other fun items.


For other fun Halloween activities, try pumpkin carving or throw a Halloween party. And don't forget to plan your Halloween costume.

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    You've Been Boo'd Free Printables

    A bucket full of candy and "You've Been Booed" printables

    Teach Me Genealogy

    There's no cuter You've Been Booed set than this one from Teach Me Genealogy. The tag and the instruction sheet feature a friendly little witch and a happy little Frankenstein just waiting to play with your neighbors for this fun Halloween activity. These print all on one page. You'll just need to cut them out, and then you can start the game.

    You've Been Boo'd Free Printables from Teach Me Genealogy

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    You've Been Boo'ed! Printables

    A brown take-out box with a spider on the tag

    Old Salt Farm

    This spider-adorned set of printables is in a fun orange, black, teal, and white color scheme. The letter and signs are all included, as well as tags and an I've Been Booed sign, which is a nice way to involve neighbors who live alone (as opposed to a 'We've Been Booed" sign). Instead of a bag for your treats, consider putting them in homemade takeout boxes. You can print takeout box templates that allow you to assemble them yourself.

    You've Been Boo'ed! Printables from Old Salt Farm

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    Boo Flyer

    A sign with a monster hangs on a brick wall

    The TomKat Studio

    This adorable one-eyed monster set of printables is by The TomKat Studio. There's a happy monster on the We've Been Booed sign and a happy jack-o'-lantern on the You've Been Booed letter. These printables are cute and simple with only two items to print out. It makes it quick and easy to start the fun.

    Boo Flyer from The TomKat Studio

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    Haunted Halloween Free Boo Sign

    A container full of candy with a vintage sign

    Anders Ruff

    This set of vintage-inspired printables from Anders Ruff works a little bit differently. Include the printed tag in your basket of treats, and your neighbor can hang it on their doorknob instead of taping it up somewhere. A You've Been Booed letter is also included, which you can place in the basket of treats.

    Haunted Halloween Free Boo Sign from Anders Ruff

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    Booing Printable

    A ghost "We've Been Booed" printable.

    Skip to My Lou

    This booing printable by Skip to My Lou comes in the shape of a friendly ghost. The collection of You've Been Booed printables is set up where everything can be printed on one page and then cut out. This makes it easy to make copies for your neighbors to include with their Halloween treats when they boo someone.

    Booing Printable from Skip to My Lou

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    You've Been Booed

    A "We've Been Booed" poem and candy

    Bunny Cakes

    Bunny Cakes has created this You've Been Booed printable set, complete with a poem, instruction letter, and We've Been Booed door sign. The sign features a ghost on its way to trick-or-treat on the night of Halloween, along with bats and spiders. The colors are classic black, orange, and white. You can print this You've Been Booed set on one page and simply cut it down the middle.

    You've Been Booed from Bunny Cakes

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    You've Been Booed Free Printable Kit

    Black and white candy wrappers and gift bag

    Catch My Party

    Catch My Party has created a free You've Been Booed kit that has everything included to start this fun neighborhood tradition. The kit features a classic design, all in black and white with spiders and cobwebs. In addition to the We've Been Booed sign and the instructions, there are also free printable cupcake toppers, mini candy bar wrappers, treat toppers, and more.

    You've Been Booed Free Printable Kit from Catch My Party

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    You've Been Spooked

    A "You've Been Spooked" basket full of treats.

    Tatertots & Jello

    Tatertots & Jello has mixed it up a bit with this set of free You've Been Spooked printables. These have a slightly gothic design to them in black and white with lots of twirls and swirls. Included in the set are a We've Been Spooked door hanger, a You've Been Spooked instruction card, and a You've Been Spooked gift basket label.

    You've Been Spooked from Tatertots & Jello

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    Boo Your Neighbor Halloween Printables

    A blue and white boo sign

    Uncommon Designs

    This set of Boo Your Neighbor Halloween printables by Uncommon Designs really stands out from the rest in a blue, orange, and white design. You can print a You've Been Booed instruction letter, We've Been Booed sign, and Boo! gift tag. Attach the gift tag to your treat bag or basket for your neighbors.

    Boo Your Neighbor Halloween Printables from Uncommon Designs

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    We've Been Booed!

    A "We've Been Booed" sign on a front door.


    Eighteen25 has come up with a set of printables in orange, black, and white featuring a creepy spider. It's a classic Halloween look. Included are a We've Been Booed sign, a You've Been Booed sign, and a Now What instruction sheet. The signs work well when you attach a festive ribbon to them for hanging.

    We've Been Booed! from Eighteen25

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    You've Been Booed! Free Printable Tags

    A bowl full of candy

    Crazy Little Projects

    An eager ghost in a black-and-orange polka dot design is excited to play the You've Been Booed game with your neighbors in this set of printables from Crazy Little Projects. You'll need to print out the You've Been Booed sign, We've Been Booed sign, and instruction letter. Include them with your Halloween treats, and you're all ready to go.

    You've Been Booed! Free Printable Tags from Crazy Little Projects