What is the Halloween festival
Halloween festival is also called Hallowe’en, All Halloween, All Hallows’ Eve and All Saints’ Eve. The meaning of this word “Halloween” is “hallowed evening” or “holy evening.” We can also say that Halloween is the shortened name of Allhalloween, All Hallows” Evening and all Saint’s Eve which is celebrated on 31st of October. It is one of the most famous festivals in America and every year American people spend more than 5 billion dollars on this Halloween festival. And in this Halloween season in America, a quarter of all annual candy sales occur.
People say that this festival was started over 1900 years ago in England, Ireland and Northern France. Few people believe that it was launched from the Celtic pagan festival of Samhain, means “Summer’s End” which celebrated the end of harvest season. And it was the Celtic celebration of the new year which is called Samhain, and it occurred on November 1.
Halloween Party ideas
Halloween day is praised by Western Christians thus many non-Christians around the globe on 31 October consistently. To commemorate this day people do many activities like trick or treating other people, costume parties, making jack-o’-lanterns, lighting bonfires, divination, apple bobbing, visiting haunted attractions, telling scary stories, watching horror films and many more.
Below you will get a few more Halloween party ideas.
On this festival Halloween, you guys can make some Halloween bunting.
For this day you can craft some spooky Halloween lanterns like this