What’s Halloween? Not Just a Date on an American Calendar…
Within the United States of America, Halloween serves as a large commercial holiday for the fall. With activities including costume contests, trick or treating, movies and other things – it truly has grown as a cultural holiday to represent witches, monsters, ghosts, and pumpkins!
However, other countries also celebrate Halloween and All Hallow’s Eve (October 31st).
If you are interested in reading on what some other countries do for the holiday, click here: http://www.novareinna.com/festive/world.html