Halloween doesn't have to be totally canceled this year, but there are some things to keep in mind so everyone stays safe while having fun.

The scariest thing this Halloween isn't the ghosts, goblins, or cavities the kids get after eating all that candy. Possible COVID-19 infection is a much more daunting possibility, especially if we don't make some modifications to the way we celebrate. You can still make sure the kids have fun but in a different way than the traditional door-to-door trick or treating.

Health officials with the CDC have come up with some guidelines on Halloween safety, to help protect your and your kids. We picked a few of the highlights, both 'bad ideas,' and positive suggestions.