What’s your plan for Halloween Night 2018? It’s that time of the year again
Halloween Night 2018 will be celebrated on October 31st. So, what’s your plan for the day? It is an annual holiday and it is celebrated every year on October 31st. The festival originated with the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain when people would light bonfires and wear costumes to ward off ghosts.
With the passage of time Halloween Night has become a secular festival and people all across the globe celebrate it with a lot of zeal. The festival is really famous among children as they get a chance to wear interesting costumes. The day marks the end of summer and the harvest. Also, it marks the beginning of the dark, cold winter, time which is often associated with human death.
Night of 31st October Samhain is celebrated when it is believed that the ghosts of the dead returned to earth. Here are 10 interesting facts about Halloween Night
1. Dressing up on Halloween comes from the Celts
2 Traditional activities on Halloween include trick or treat, guising, Apple bobbing, Visiting haunted houses, playing pranks and sharing spooky stories.
3. In Germany, people do not use a knife on Halloween Night.
4. A full moon Halloween Night is very rare.
5. Halloween is still the Wiccan New Year
6. Halloween is the second most commercial American holiday of the year.