Halloween 2018

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When is Halloween in 2018?Halloween 2018

Halloween in 2018
Wednesday, October 31, 2018

When is Halloween in 2019?

Halloween in 2019
Thursday, October 31, 2019

Why we celebrate Halloween?

Halloween is a holiday that is celebrated annually on October 31. Its cause is the festival of ancient Celtic Samhain. At that time, people lit fires, wore costumes to reflect ghosts. In the eighth century, Pope Gregory III appointed November 1 a day of reverence for the saints.

Evening on the eve of the celebration is called Hallows Eve, later it was renamed Halloween. Modern Halloween is known for tricks, processions in elegant costumes and with sweets. Since the 20th century, during the process of globalization, the fashion for Halloween attributes appeared in non-English-speaking countries of Europe, the CIS.

Halloween is considered an informal holiday in other countries, which have close cultural ties with the United States, Great Britain.

What Do People Do?

The celebration of Halloween in former times enjoyed success in the colonies of New England. Over time, the American version of the celebration of Halloween was organized. In our time, a celebration is celebrated, organizing gaming parties, various public events, dances.

How to Celebrate Halloween?

The holiday is not considered official state, as in the former colonies of New England, and in the United States.

Halloween Observances

List of dates for other years

WeekdayDateYearName
WedOct 312018Halloween
ThuOct 312019Halloween
SatOct 312020Halloween
SunOct 312021Halloween
MonOct 312022Halloween
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Halloween Video

Halloween Cards

List of Common Holidays in 2018

NameDateWeekdayHoliday Type
New Year’s DayJanuary 1TuesdayHolidays /National
Martin Luther King DayJanuary 21MondayHolidays /National
Belly Laugh DayJanuary 24ThursdayHolidays
Groundhog DayFebruary 2SaturdayHolidays
Lincoln’s BirthdayFebruary 12TuesdayHolidays /National
Valentine’s DayFebruary 14ThursdayHolidays
Presidents Day and Washington’s BirthdayFebruary 18MondayHolidays /National
Mardi Gras CarnivalMarch 5TuesdayHolidays
Daylight SavingMarch 10SundayHolidays
St. Patrick’s DayMarch 17SundayHolidays
April Fool’s DayApril 1MondayHolidays
Good FridayApril 19FridayHolidays
EasterApril 21SundayHolidays
Easter MondayApril 22MondayHolidays
Earth DayApril 22MondayHolidays
Cinco de MayoMay 5SundayHolidays
Mother’s DayMay 12SundayHolidays /National
Armed Forces DayMay 18SaturdayHolidays
Memorial DayMay 27MondayHolidays /National
PentecostJune 9SundayHolidays
Pentecost MondayJune 10MondayHolidays
Flag DayJune 14FridayHolidays /National
Father’s DayJune 16SundayHolidays /National
Independence DayJuly 4ThursdayHolidays /National
Parents’ DayJuly 28SundayHolidays
Labor DaySeptember 2MondayHolidays /National
Grandparents’ DaySeptember 8SundayHolidays
Patriot Day or September 11thSeptember 11WednesdayHolidays
Stepfamily DaySeptember 16MondayHolidays
Citizenship DaySeptember 17TuesdayHolidays
Native American DaySeptember 27FridayHolidays
Columb DayOctober 14MondayHolidays /National
Boss’s DayOctober 16WednesdayHolidays
Sweetest DayOctober 19SaturdayHolidays
HalloweenOctober 31ThursdayHolidays
Daylight SavingNovember 3SundayHolidays
Veterans’ DayNovember 11MondayHolidays /National
ThanksgivingNovember 28ThursdayHolidays /National
Black FridayNovember 29FridayHolidays
Cyber MondayDecember 2MondayHolidays
Pearl Harbor Remembrance DayDecember 7SaturdayHolidays
Christmas DayDecember 25WednesdayHolidays /National
New Year’s EveDecember 31TuesdayHolidays