10 Awesome Free Halloween Phone Wallpapers

Updated on March 19, 2024

A phone with candy corn wallpaper on a wood table next to three small pumpkins.

You’ll love these free Halloween phone wallpapers that range from fun and classic to spooky and atmospheric.

You can update your phone wallpaper background for Halloween with these 10 wallpaper images that you can save on your mobile phone for free. No matter what you’re looking for in a Halloween phone wallpaper, you’ll find something below — cool wallpapers, cute phone wallpapers, preppy phone wallpapers, spooky Halloween wallpapers, and atmospheric wallpapers. All of these options come as free fullscreen wallpapers for mobile phones.

These Halloween-themed free mobile wallpapers can be used on iPhone and android mobile phones. If you like more than one wallpaper, you can save one to your phone’s lock screen and one to your phone’s home screen.


How do I save these wallpaper backgrounds to my phone?

It’s easy to save these backgrounds on your phone! Below are instructions to save these free phone wallpapers on your iPhone or Android phone in four simple steps.

Instructions for iPhone users:

  • Step 1: Open this website in your phone’s browser. That means if you’re viewing this from the Pinterest app, you’ll want to click the three dots in the upper right corner, then click “open in browser.”
  • Step 2: Now that you have this webpage open in your phone’s browser, you can save the wallpaper background image to your phone. Scroll to the image you’d like to use for your free phone background, then hold your finger on it. A menu should pop up, then select “add to photos.”
  • Step 3: On your phone’s Home Screen, go to Settings, then Wallpaper, then Choose a New Wallpaper, then All Photos. You can now select the image you’d like to use for your phone wallpaper for your Lock Screen and your Home Screen.
  • Step 4: Enjoy your free fullscreen wallpaper background! Don’t forget to save this post on Pinterest so you can return and enjoy more free wallpapers.

Instructions for Android users:

  • Step 1: Open this website in your phone’s browser. That means if you’re viewing this from the Pinterest app, you’ll want to click the three dots in the upper right corner, then click “open in browser.”
  • Step 2: Tap on and press the image you’d like to save to your phone until a menu appears. In the menu, select the option to save or download the image.
  • Step 3: Go to your phone’s home screen, press and hold the screen until a menu appears, and select Set Wallpaper. Choose Gallery to select the image you’ve saved to your phone. Select Save/Apply/Set Wallpaper, depending on your phone version.
  • Step 4: Enjoy your free fullscreen wallpaper background! Don’t forget to save this post on Pinterest so you can return and enjoy more free wallpapers.

Cute Halloween Free Phone Wallpapers 

1. Cute Halloween: Candy Corn Fullscreen Wallpaper

A pile of Halloween candy corn.

The first of our free phone wallpapers shows a Halloween classic — candy corn. This makes for a fun fall phone background.


2. Cute Halloween: Bat Confetti Fullscreen Wallpaper

Halloween bat confetti on a yellow background.

The second of our free phone wallpapers shows orange, purple, and black confetti with bats on a yellow background. This is a fun photo wallpaper for mobile for those who prefer cute over scary.


Halloween Pumpkins Free Phone Wallpapers 

3. Halloween Pumpkins: Orange Pumpkin Pile Fullscreen Wallpaper

A pile of pumpkins, one of our free phone wallpapers.

The third of our free Halloween phone wallpaper shows a pile of small orange pumpkins, like you’d see at a farm waiting to be selected, which is a cute phone background for October.


4. Halloween Pumpkins: Fall Decor Fullscreen Wallpaper

Pumpkins and gourds on hay.

The fourth of our free Halloween phone wallpapers shows a variety of pumpkins and gourds, which is a classic fall sight around Halloween time. This makes for a festive Halloween phone wallpaper.


Related: 10 Cool Free Phone Wallpapers for Fall


Spooky Sky Free Halloween Phone Wallpapers 

5. Spooky Sky: Full Moon at Night Fullscreen Wallpaper

A full moon surrounded by dark clouds.

The fifth of our free phone wallpapers shows a night sky with a full moon in a spooky atmosphere, surrounded by dark clouds. This is a cool scary wallpaper for the Halloween season.


6. Spooky Sky: Crow and Moon Fullscreen Wallpaper

The silhouette of a crow and a moon.

The sixth of our free phone wallpapers shows a crow on a branch with a crescent moon. This makes for a spooky atmosphere, and is another cool phone wallpaper for the Halloween season.


Cool Halloween Phone Wallpaper Backgrounds 

7. Cool Halloween: Spider Web Fullscreen Wallpaper

A white spider web on a black background.

The seventh of our free phone wallpapers shows a white spider web against a black night background. This is a spooky, yet fun, phone background for the Halloween season.


8. Cool Halloween: Jack-O’-Lantern Fullscreen Wallpaper

A jack-o-lantern pumpkin on a black background.

The eighth of our free Halloween phone wallpapers shows a lit jack-o’-lantern pumpkin on a black background. This is another cool phone wallpaper for October.


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Spooky Halloween Phone Wallpapers

9. Spooky Halloween: Foggy Forest Fullscreen Wallpaper

Spooky trees without leaves and a foggy orange sky.

The ninth of our free phone wallpapers shows spooky trees in a forest surrounded by fog with an orange glow. This is a cool, slightly scary atmospheric phone background for Halloween.


10. Spooky Halloween: Creepy Trees Wallpaper

Spooky-looking tree branches without leaves against an eerie orange sky.

The tenth of our free phone wallpapers shows leafless tree branches in silhouette against an overcast sky with an orange glow. This makes for a spooky, scary and atmospheric Halloween phone background.


Save This List of Free Halloween Phone Wallpapers

Pin this graphic on Pinterest, or bookmark this page, so you can continue to come back for more wallpapers. And don’t forget to follow Stars & Anchor on Pinterest so you’ll know when we post more free resources.

An image of a pile of orange pumpkins with text over it that reads, "10 Cool Halloween Phone Wallpapers for Free" from Stars & Anchor.

Enjoy this collection of free Halloween phone wallpaper backgrounds! You can download the phone wallpaper that matches your Halloween aesthetic, whether that’s cute Halloween, spooky and scary Halloween, cozy Halloween, or classic Halloween. There are multiple Halloween phone wallpaper aesthetics to choose from.

The phone wallpapers above are sized to be used as a fullscreen wallpaper for mobile, no matter if you have an iPhone or an android phone.

Which of these free phone wallpapers is your favorite? Let us know in the comments.

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