The one night of the year on which devils, ghosts and witches roam the earth is almost upon us! It doesn’t matter that most of these ghoulish creatures are actually costumed children who demand sweets, because the spirit of Halloween is strong! It’s the holiday that’s inspired everything from movies to online casino games, and no matter how old you are, you’re never to old for a bit of fun! The day offers a chance to dress up, have a bit of a party, and even indulge in some old-fashioned activities such as bobbing for apples.
The celebration on 31 October is an ancient one that traditionally marked the beginning of winter. Over time, it was adopted as a Christian feast day, and later became the commercial success that it is today. Let’s check out some of the frightening facts about the festivity. [Read more…]