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Best gifts for people who love Nightmare Before Christmas

Whether you believe it’s a Halloween movie or a yuletide film, there’s no denying the enduring love and iconic story of Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas. With catchy songs, unforgettable characters, and some truly beautiful and haunting sights, it’s a timeless film revisited again and again.

For those young or young at heart in your life who love this 1993 film, there are plenty of gifts to celebrate their fandom. 


In this article: Funko Movie Moment: Nightmare Before Christmas Jack and Sally, Disney Jack Skellington Adult Halloween Costume, and The Nightmare Before Christmas Trivial Pursuit.

The Nightmare Before Christmas toys 


USAopoly Nightmare Before Christmas Monopoly 


For fans of board games, try out this version of Monopoly with a The Nightmare Before Christmas twist. Choose tokens, including Zombie Duck and Evil Teddy, as you navigate a board that features frightful spots, as well as both Halloween and Christmas, presents to enjoy.


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Pop Funkoverse The Nightmare Before Christmas Strategy Game


In addition to figurines, Funko also makes board games based on popular stories. With tokens, dice, unique character cards, and a colorful board, this engaging strategy game is perfect for any fan. It also includes four unique vinyls that you’ll want to keep on display.


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NBX The Nightmare Before Christmas Clue


The popular whodunit board game gets a makeover as players venture around Halloween Town and the Christmas village trying to find out who kidnapped Sandy Claws. The game comes with six characters and six sculpted weapons, including frog’s breath and a wreath.


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The Nightmare Before Christmas Trivial Pursuit


Casual and die-hard fans alike can test their knowledge of the film with this special edition of Trivial Pursuit. It offers six categories, including behind-the-scenes factoids and song trivia and comes in a box inspired by Jack’s coffin.


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Disney The Nightmare Before Christmas Playing Cards


This set of standard playing cards sets itself apart for its compelling visuals. Instead of just reusing images from the film, each card has a detailed illustration against a white backdrop. There are also four new suits: bats, bobes, cats, and pumpkins.


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Something Wild! The Nightmare Before Christmas Jack Skellington Card Game


This simple deck of cards welcomes players ages six and up to play a fast-paced matching game. It adds some personalized twists and plenty of color to the classic Crazy Eights game and also comes with a cute Jack figurine.


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USAopoly The Nightmare Before Christmas Merry Madness


This livelier game should appeal to younger fans, as players are tasked with compiling presents as fast as possible. It boasts cute cards, colorful tokens, and a few different ways to play, all while staying faithful to the chaos at Christmastime that takes place in the film.


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Funko Pop  

Funko Pop Disney: Nightmare Before Christmas Sally


Funko Pop collectibles are a fun and inexpensive way to show off fandom at home or in the office. This cute vinyl of the film’s heroine, Sally, features her holding a basket with a sweet smile.


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Funko Pop Disney: Jack Skellington


The plagued, instantly recognizable character at the center of the film is Jack Skellington. While there are a few different Funko Pop versions of Jack, this more menacing one depicts him at his most confident and proud.


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Funko Movie Moment: Nightmare Before Christmas Jack and Sally 


This special Funko is a part of the brand’s Movie Moments series, which depict iconic scenes from memorable films. This large set recreates the meeting of Jack and Sally on the Spiral Hill in the film’s emotional finale.


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Funko Advent Calendar: The Nightmare Before Christmas 


Advent calendars are a timeless holiday tradition, particularly this one featuring characters from the film. The calendar includes 24 two-inch vinyl collectibles, including Jack, Sally, and plenty of surprises.


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Funko Pop Plush: The Nightmare Before Christmas Jack Blacklight


Though not as popular as the vinyl figurines, Funko does offer special plush collectibles, including this version of Jack that’s soft, cuddly, and glows under a blacklight.


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More figurines and collectibles  

Jada Toys Disney Nightmare Before Christmas 18-Pack Die-Cast Figures


Gift the whole cast of wild and creative characters with this set of authentic and detailed figurines. At just under two inches tall, the toys are made of high-quality die-cast metal and boast colorful paint made to last.


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Enesco Disney Traditions by Jim Shore Santa Jack and Zero Christmas Tree Figurine


This beautiful figurine makes for a great seasonal decoration. Featuring Jack and Zero around the Christmas tree, it comes from a popular collection of high-quality statues. Not only do presents adorn the base, but Zero also glows in the dark.


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Just Play Disney Doorables The Nightmare Before Christmas Mini-Figures


This set of cute figurines is geared toward younger kids and makes terrific bedroom decorations, especially when the lights go out. Jack Skellington glows in the dark, and he’s joined by seven other characters in the set, including Oogie Boogie and Zero. 


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Diamond Select Toys The Nightmare Before Christmas Pumpkin King Jack


There are so many notable characters in the film, but Jack’s alter ego as the Pumpkin King surely stands out, especially as it's the very first one we see. This stunning collectible stands seven inches tall and makes for a perfect decor piece come Halloween time.


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Enesco Disney Traditions by Jim Shore Oogie Boogie


For older fans, this stunningly detailed figure of Oogie Boogie makes for an eye-catching collectible. Intricately designed and cleverly colored, the statue stands nearly eight inches tall and comes with its own adorned platform.


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The Nightmare Before Christmas decorations

Christmas tree decorations

The Nightmare Before Christmas 16-Inch Decorated Christmas Tree


Those searching for a quick and effortless way to decorate will love this mini The Nightmare Before Christmas tree. It stands 16 inches tall and comes with everything needed for a spooky tree, including a base and Jack Skellington ornaments. 


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Hallmark Keepsake Disney The Nightmare Before Christmas Miniature Tree Skirt


Adding a tree skirt around the Christmas tree will make it feel complete. This tree skirt is 12 inches in diameter, which is ideal for a mini tree. Plus, it features fan-favorite characters Scary Teddy and Undead Duck.


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Hallmark Disney Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas Jack and Sally Ornament


Fans of the movie need to grab this themed ornament to complete their Christmas tree decor. It’s made of durable resin and features Jack and his stitched-up sweetheart sitting on a tombstone.


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Disney The Nightmare Before Christmas Deluxe Ornament Set


From Jack and Sally to Oogie Boogie and his henchmen, this ornament set includes nine beloved characters from The Nightmare Before Christmas. They measure between two-and-a-half and four inches tall, feature a detailed PVC shatterproof design, and come strung and ready to hang.


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Jack Skellington Disney The Nightmare Before Christmas Tree Topper and Ornament Set


With seven lacquered ornaments featuring fan-favorite characters and a Jack Skellington tree topper, this set will transform any Christmas tree into spooky holiday decor. A few designs include Sally, Oogie Boogie, and a “misfit love” graphic.


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Hallmark Keepsake Disney The Nightmare Before Christmas Pumpkin King Tree Topper


This Pumpkin King tree topper stands over four inches tall, which is just the right size for mini trees and features an easy-to-use metal spring base. As a Hallmark keepsake, this topper is artist-crafted with exquisite detail and comes in a sturdy box for preservation.


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Best Choice Products 6-Foot Artificial Full Black Christmas Tree


For a slightly spooky-themed Christmas, ditch the green tree and opt for this full-size unique black statement piece. It’s perfect as a base to add The Nightmare Before Christmas ornaments. It also features durable metal hinges and flame-retardant PVC branches.


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Outdoor decorations

Disney The Nightmare Before Christmas Sally 6-Inch Light-Up Pumpkin


Since it requires batteries and no electricity, this light-up pumpkin is suitable for outdoor decor under a covered entryway or porch. This Sally pumpkin is made of durable plastic that won’t break and will last in the outdoor elements.


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Disney The Nightmare Before Christmas Zero Hanging Character Decoration


Step up your porch decor with this hanging Zero dog from The Nightmare Before Christmas. Since it’s made of polyester and plastic, it’s durable and suitable for the outdoors. This ghost pup is large and measures 36 by 32 inches.


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Hallmark Keepsake Disney The Nightmare Before Christmas Jack Skellington Wreath


Not only is this wreath frightfully fun with Jack Skellington in a Christmas hat, but it also lights up, moves, and says catchphrases from the film. Choose to turn it on with a button or use the motion-activation sensor.


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9-Foot Oogie Boogie With Lock, Shock, and Barrel Halloween Inflatable


Any house will be the talk of the town with this nine-foot inflatable in their yard of Oogie Boogie, Lock, Shock, and Barrel. It self-inflates in seconds, installs with included stakes and tethers, and is weather-resistant.


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The Nightmare Before Christmas Doormat


Welcome your guests with a doormat inspired by the movie. The base is made of a sturdy rubber to minimize slipping, and the top features brushed coconut with the Pumpkin King face and a frightening message in black lettering.


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Home decor

Disney The Nightmare Before Christmas Jack Skellington Candy Bowl


Whether it’s leftover candy from trick-or-treating or a festive holiday snack, everyone will want to grab a piece out of this Jack Skellington candy bowl. It stands over 8.5 inches tall and is made of durable plastic.


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The Nightmare Before Christmas Figurines Set


This four-pack of The Nightmare Before Christmas characters can be displayed on the mantel, the entryway table, or as a dining table centerpiece. All the stone resin figures are hand-painted and the set includes two Jack Skellington figures, Sally, and Zero.


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Underground Toys The Nightmare Before Christmas Drink Coaster Set


Sometimes the small pieces make the most significant difference in home decor, and these Pumpkin King coasters are the perfect finishing touches. The coasters are made of ceramic, and each one features a different Jack Skellington smiling face.


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LoveHome Decor Nightmare Before Christmas Decorative Throw Pillow Covers


These unique throw pillow covers feature various characters, quotes, and scenes from The Nightmare Before Christmas over a vintage newspaper print background. The covers measure 18 by 18 inches, have an invisible zipper, and are machine-washable. 


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6.5-Foot Animated Disney Jack Skellington Animatronic


Those throwing a holiday party themed around The Nightmare Before Christmas should consider investing in a statement piece such as this 6.5-foot tall Jack Skellington animatronic. It features music and movement that are activated by a sensor.


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Disney's The Big One Oversized Supersoft Printed Plush Throw


Nothing screams cozy holiday quite like a soft throw blanket, and this oversized plush features a design of The Pumpkin King, Sally, and Zero with gorgeous colors. The total size is 60 by 72 inches, and it’s machine-washable.


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The Nightmare Before Christmas costumes

Adult costumes

Disney Jack Skellington Adult Halloween Costume


This officially licensed costume consists of a jacket, ascot, bow tie, and Jack Skellington mask to dress as the Pumpkin King. Wearers need to source pants and gloves separately to complete the look. 


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Disguise Jack Skellington Adult Costume Kit


With this costume, you get a mask, Jack's iconic bat bow tie, and skeleton gloves. Wearers still need pants and a jacket, but it's a good place to start. The bow tie comes on elastic to fit necks of most sizes. 


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Spirit West Designs Jack Skellington Costume 


If you're buying for a person who wants something a little different, this skin-tight Jack Skellington costume is worth a closer look. You can mix and match T-shirts, tank tops, rash guards, leggings, and shorts to tailor a spooky look. 


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Disguise The Nightmare Before Christmas Sally Classic Costume


Consisting of a dress, wig, and fingerless gloves with stitches, this costume is great for any adult who wants to dress as Sally. It's officially licensed and is available in a range of adult sizes. 


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Ms. Stitchery Witchery Screen Accurate Sally Dress


If you're buying for someone who wants to cosplay as Sally or is serious about getting a high-quality costume, this gorgeous handmade dress is screen-accurate. Although it isn't cheap, it's extremely well-made and looks incredible. 


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Disney The Nightmare Before Christmas Sally Short-Sleeve Dress


This affordable Sally dress is a great starting point for a costume — wearers just need a wig and makeup to finish the look. It's made from a stretchy jersey material, so it fits nicely and is comfortable to wear. 


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Mostly Mouse Ears Sally Nightmare Before Christmas Skater Dress


With a cute skater cut, this dress is perfect for a Sally costume or can be worn without a wig and makeup to give a subtle nod to The Nightmare Before Christmas. It's available in sizes from X-small to 3X-large. 


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Disguise Men’s Oogie Boogie Prestige Adult Costume


Anyone is sure to turn heads by dressing up in this impressive Oogie Boogie costume. It consists of a burlap-look fabric one-piece garment and a vinyl mask that looks astoundingly like the real thing. 


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Crafty Rose By Veronica The Nightmare Before Christmas Oogie Boogie Kimono


While it isn't a classic costume, this handmade fleece Oogie Boogie robe is great for anyone who's looking for something casual and comfortable. It comes in one size that fits most wearers, but you can also request custom sizing. 


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Disguise Men’s Lock Adult Mask


This officially licensed Lock mask is perfect for anyone who wants to dress as a lesser-known character from the film. It's just the mask and not the whole costume, but it's easy enough to source the rest. 


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Disguise Men’s Barrel Adult Mask


One of Lock's two counterparts, Barrel makes for another great choice of character. It's easy to complete the look with a classic Halloween skeleton outfit. 


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Elope Disney's The Nightmare Before Christmas Mayor Character Kit


If you're buying for someone with big aspirations, they might like to dress as the Mayor of Halloween Town. This kit includes his signature hat, spider tie, and mayoral rosette, but the rest of the outfit is down to the wearer. 


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Kids costumes

Disney The Nightmare Before Christmas Jack Skellington Zip-Up Coverall


Available in sizes from 0-6 months to 7-8 years, this casual costume is great for dressing little kids as the Pumpkin King. It has a comfortable fit and a single long zipper down the front for easy dressing. 


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Disguise Disney Jack Skellington The Nightmare Before Christmas Kids' Costume


This kids' Jack Skellington outfit consists of a jumpsuit with ragged tails attached, a removable bat bow tie, and a half mask. It comes in small and medium sizes to fit kids of roughly four to eight years old. 


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Disguise Nightmare Before Christmas Jack Skellington Dress Costume


An alternative to a classic Jack outfit, this version features a tutu-style skirt instead of pants. It comes with the classic bat bow tie and fingerless gloves, in sizes from small for four- to six-year-olds to X-large for 14- to 16-year-olds. 


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Disguise The Nightmare Before Christmas Classic Child Jack Skellington Costume


A cute choice for babies and toddlers, you can buy this outfit in sizes from 12 to 18 months to 3T-4T. It consists of a jumpsuit, a detachable bow tie, and a Jack Skellington hat. 


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Disguise The Nightmare Before Christmas Sally Costume


If you're looking for a Sally costume for toddlers, it's a great choice, with sizes ranging from 12 to 18 months to 3T-4T. The dress has tattered sleeves and a tattered hem and it comes with a bow headband to complete the outfit. 


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Disney Official The Nightmare Before Christmas Sally Costume


This scoop neck jersey dress is an official piece of Disney merchandise that makes a great costume with the addition of a wig and some makeup. Sizes range from 3T-4T to 13 to 14 years to fit most kids. 


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Disguise The Nightmare Before Christmas Classic Zero Toddler Costume


In sizes from 2T to 4-6 years, this adorable Zero costume is perfect for toddlers and little kids who want to dress as Jack's faithful ghost hound. The included cape and hat are comfortable and easy to wear. 


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Disguise The Nightmare Before Christmas Classic Oogie Boogie Costume


With a padded jumpsuit and matching headpiece, toddlers and little kids from approximately two to six years will look adorable in this Oogie Boogie costume. It's officially licensed and printed to look like burlap. 


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Contributing authors: Anthony Marcusa, Bre Richey, and Lauren Corona 

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