The country's top bakers battle it out to create Halloween's spookiest and most irresistible treats. From creepy-crawly desserts to towering confections of terror, these bakers must prove their skills to a panel of over-the-top and costumed judges in order to land the $25,000 prize and the title of Halloween Baking Champion!

Episodes

Season 3, Episode 1

Filled With Surprises

In the kick-off pre-heat, eight bakers must show off their decorating skills by creating Halloween candy-filled cookies. For the main heat, it's oozy fun with sublime slime desserts: bakers can make any treat, but it must be filled with a gooey slime that leaks out when cut open!

Friday
Oct 8
6pm | 5c
Season 3, Episode 2

Bewitching Treats

In the pre-heat, the seven remaining bakers must make witches' fingers and toes and create a sauce to dip them in. The witch theme goes a step further in the main heat when the bakers must create desserts that look like witches, complete with edible brooms. One baker is eliminated at the end of the round.

Friday
Oct 8
7pm | 6c
Season 3, Episode 3

It's All in Your Head

For the pre-heat, the six remaining bakers must work in teams and put their minds together to create the most outrageous and delicious left brain/right brain desserts. In the main heat, the bakers face their fears by using common phobias like insects and ghosts as inspirations for desserts.

Friday
Oct 8
8pm | 7c
Season 3, Episode 4

Sweet Screams

For the pre-heat, the five remaining bakers take a light, sweet and utterly harmless dessert -- the cream puff -- and head to the dark side by creating "scream puffs." Next, it's a main heat filled with frights as the bakers make scary mask desserts to spook the judges. One baker is eliminated at the end of the round.

Friday
Oct 8
9pm | 8c
Season 3, Episode 5

The Candyman Cometh

In the pre-heat, the four remaining bakers attempt to make desserts that taste like their favorite candy bars. For the main heat, the bakers face death by chocolate and must create a dessert that combines chocolate with odd ingredients. One baker is eliminated and the last three move on to the finale.

Friday
Oct 8
10pm | 9c
Season 3, Episode 6

Extreme Halloween

The finale has arrived! For the pre-heat Halloween party, the bakers must make a glowing edible centerpiece and three creepy treats for a spooky dessert bar. For the main heat, the bakers must create light-up jack o' lantern cakes. The winning baker carves out the title of Halloween Baking Champion and takes home $25,000!

Friday
Oct 8
11pm | 10c
Season 3, Episode 3

It's All in Your Head

For the pre-heat, the six remaining bakers must work in teams and put their minds together to create the most outrageous and delicious left brain/right brain desserts. In the main heat, the bakers face their fears by using common phobias like insects and ghosts as inspirations for desserts.

Saturday
Oct 9
12am | 11c
Season 3, Episode 4

Sweet Screams

For the pre-heat, the five remaining bakers take a light, sweet and utterly harmless dessert -- the cream puff -- and head to the dark side by creating "scream puffs." Next, it's a main heat filled with frights as the bakers make scary mask desserts to spook the judges. One baker is eliminated at the end of the round.

Saturday
Oct 9
1am | 12c
Season 3, Episode 5

The Candyman Cometh

In the pre-heat, the four remaining bakers attempt to make desserts that taste like their favorite candy bars. For the main heat, the bakers face death by chocolate and must create a dessert that combines chocolate with odd ingredients. One baker is eliminated and the last three move on to the finale.

Saturday
Oct 9
2am | 1c
Season 3, Episode 6

Extreme Halloween

The finale has arrived! For the pre-heat Halloween party, the bakers must make a glowing edible centerpiece and three creepy treats for a spooky dessert bar. For the main heat, the bakers must create light-up jack o' lantern cakes. The winning baker carves out the title of Halloween Baking Champion and takes home $25,000!

Saturday
Oct 9
3am | 2c
Season 5, Episode 1

Halloween Invasion

John Henson kicks off the competition by revealing all the skeletons in his family's closet to inspire the eight bakers as they make scary skeleton desserts. The main heat is monster madness as the bakers conjure up monster-under-the-bed creations.

Friday
Oct 22
6pm | 5c
Season 5, Episode 2

Smells Like Halloween Spirit

In the pre-heat challenge, host John Henson asks the seven bakers to create spine-chilling desserts guided by spirits, such as bourbon and rum. Then they use fresh flavors and colorful decorations to bring old desserts back to life and impress judges Carla Hall, Katie Lee and Zac Young in the Day of the Dead main heat.

Friday
Oct 22
7pm | 6c
Season 5, Episode 3

All Things Weird and Wonderful

Comedian John Henson hosts as the six remaining bakers team up to create desserts that pay tribute to the iconic Addams Family -- scary on the outside and sweet on the inside. During the main heat challenge, the wonderfully creepy family is honored with "dead velvet" cakes, and judges Carla Hall, Katie Lee and Zac Young determine who's spooky enough to move on to the next round.

Friday
Oct 22
8pm | 7c
Season 5, Episode 4

Creepy and Crusty Creations

Host John Henson's "mummy" issues inspire the pre-heat challenge of crepe cakes, and judges Carla Hall, Katie Lee and Zac Young decide on the creepiest. In the main heat, the five remaining bakers use classic fall ingredients to create jack-o'-lantern pies that are half scary and half sweet.

Friday
Oct 22
9pm | 8c
Season 5, Episode 5

Gravely Delicious Desserts

John Henson hosts as the remaining four bakers go digging to create terrifyingly tasty grave-robber desserts. Then for the main heat, it's a night at the cemetery as the competitors sculpt marbled tomb cakes to impress judges Carla Hall, Katie Lee and Zac Young to land a spot in the finale.

Friday
Oct 22
10pm | 9c
Season 5, Episode 6

A Haunting We Will Go

Host John Henson instructs the three remaining bakers to construct a "Ghostembouche," or ghostly version of a croquembouche tower. Then they face the final challenge of creating a bleeding zombie cake for judges Carla Hall, Katie Lee and Zac Young. When the bloodbath is over, the survivor is named Halloween Baking Champion!

Friday
Oct 22
11pm | 10c
Season 5, Episode 3

All Things Weird and Wonderful

Comedian John Henson hosts as the six remaining bakers team up to create desserts that pay tribute to the iconic Addams Family -- scary on the outside and sweet on the inside. During the main heat challenge, the wonderfully creepy family is honored with "dead velvet" cakes, and judges Carla Hall, Katie Lee and Zac Young determine who's spooky enough to move on to the next round.

Saturday
Oct 23
12am | 11c
Season 5, Episode 4

Creepy and Crusty Creations

Host John Henson's "mummy" issues inspire the pre-heat challenge of crepe cakes, and judges Carla Hall, Katie Lee and Zac Young decide on the creepiest. In the main heat, the five remaining bakers use classic fall ingredients to create jack-o'-lantern pies that are half scary and half sweet.

Saturday
Oct 23
1am | 12c
Season 5, Episode 5

Gravely Delicious Desserts

John Henson hosts as the remaining four bakers go digging to create terrifyingly tasty grave-robber desserts. Then for the main heat, it's a night at the cemetery as the competitors sculpt marbled tomb cakes to impress judges Carla Hall, Katie Lee and Zac Young to land a spot in the finale.

Saturday
Oct 23
2am | 1c
Season 5, Episode 6

A Haunting We Will Go

Host John Henson instructs the three remaining bakers to construct a "Ghostembouche," or ghostly version of a croquembouche tower. Then they face the final challenge of creating a bleeding zombie cake for judges Carla Hall, Katie Lee and Zac Young. When the bloodbath is over, the survivor is named Halloween Baking Champion!

Saturday
Oct 23
3am | 2c