Halloween creepy party punch, freeze water in a surgical glove for a scary ice cube. I've always liked this idea. You can also fill the glove with the punch so the ice doesn't water it down. Note: make sure NOT to use the powdered gloves.
Wouldn't Veggie Man be fun for the kids to put together? I think they would love it. Just have a photo of Veggie man for them to look at! Who knows, they might even eat a vegetable! Feeding Four Little Monkeys