When is Halloween in 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.
List of dates for other years
List of Common Holidays in 2018
|New Year’s Day||January 1||Tuesday||Holidays /National|
|Martin Luther King Day||January 21||Monday||Holidays /National|
|Belly Laugh Day||January 24||Thursday||Holidays|
|Groundhog Day||February 2||Saturday||Holidays|
|Lincoln’s Birthday||February 12||Tuesday||Holidays /National|
|Valentine’s Day||February 14||Thursday||Holidays|
|Presidents Day and Washington’s Birthday||February 18||Monday||Holidays /National|
|Mardi Gras Carnival||March 5||Tuesday||Holidays|
|Daylight Saving||March 10||Sunday||Holidays|
|St. Patrick’s Day||March 17||Sunday||Holidays|
|April Fool’s Day||April 1||Monday||Holidays|
|Good Friday||April 19||Friday||Holidays|
|Easter Monday||April 22||Monday||Holidays|
|Earth Day||April 22||Monday||Holidays|
|Cinco de Mayo||May 5||Sunday||Holidays|
|Mother’s Day||May 12||Sunday||Holidays /National|
|Armed Forces Day||May 18||Saturday||Holidays|
|Memorial Day||May 27||Monday||Holidays /National|
|Pentecost Monday||June 10||Monday||Holidays|
|Flag Day||June 14||Friday||Holidays /National|
|Father’s Day||June 16||Sunday||Holidays /National|
|Independence Day||July 4||Thursday||Holidays /National|
|Parents’ Day||July 28||Sunday||Holidays|
|Labor Day||September 2||Monday||Holidays /National|
|Grandparents’ Day||September 8||Sunday||Holidays|
|Patriot Day or September 11th||September 11||Wednesday||Holidays|
|Stepfamily Day||September 16||Monday||Holidays|
|Citizenship Day||September 17||Tuesday||Holidays|
|Native American Day||September 27||Friday||Holidays|
|Columb Day||October 14||Monday||Holidays /National|
|Boss’s Day||October 16||Wednesday||Holidays|
|Sweetest Day||October 19||Saturday||Holidays|
|Daylight Saving||November 3||Sunday||Holidays|
|Veterans’ Day||November 11||Monday||Holidays /National|
|Thanksgiving||November 28||Thursday||Holidays /National|
|Black Friday||November 29||Friday||Holidays|
|Cyber Monday||December 2||Monday||Holidays|
|Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day||December 7||Saturday||Holidays|
|Christmas Day||December 25||Wednesday||Holidays /National|
|New Year’s Eve||December 31||Tuesday||Holidays|