Halloween 2018

 

What day is Halloween on this year 2018?

Halloween Day is celebrated every year on October 31st. In 2018 Halloween will be celebrated on Wednesday.


Is Halloween a holiday?

Celebrated on October 31 each year, Halloween is an annual holiday.


What is Halloween in India?

Halloween is celebrated in India on the same day as in the other parts of the world and in the same way. The trend of celebrating Halloween in India came from the Western countries and thus, the metropolitan cities such as Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bengaluru and states like Goa witnesses scary parties being organized. People come to the parties dressed in eerie costumes or costumes of their favorite cartoon characters.


Where is Halloween celebrated?

Halloween which was originated in Ireland is celebrated with full fervor in both Ireland and the United States. Apart from these two countries China, Singapore, Europe, Japan, Australia, New Zealand, Switzerland, Germany, Italy, Canada, Dubai, Russia etc. celebrate Halloween.


What is Halloween Devil's birthday?

Halloween Devil's birthday is a historical terms referring to the day that was decided on which the loan repayments as well as the payments of interest should happen. These dates referred to were June 24, 1959; January 29, 1970; and July 24, 1997. There is also a date October 31 but the year is unknown.


Why is Halloween a holiday?

Halloween is celebrated to mark the end of summer and the beginning of cold dark winter. The day is often associated with human death. Celts use to celebrate their New Year on November 1. They believed that on the night just before the new year, the boundary between the world of leaving and dead cease to exist and ghosts of the dead return to Earth. On the night of October 31, they use to celebrate Gaelic festival of Samhain which denotes the darkest half of the year and also the harvest season.


What does Halloween mean?

The word Halloween means the evening prior to the All Saint's Day or the All Hallows Day, which is celebrated on November 1 every year.


What day is Trick or Treat 2018?

Trick or Treat falls on Halloween's Day. In 2018, it will be celebrated on October 31, which happens to be Wednesday.


Why do we say trick or treat?

It means, that if a treat is given to a child, then he or she will not create mischief (trick) for the owner of the house.


Why are orange and black Halloween colors?

Orange and Black are polar opposites of each other. The color “Black” is associated with the color of death and decay while the color Orange is associated with the vibrancy of life.

There are many black creatures associated with Halloween. For ex. Black cats, spiders, bats, witches, etc. to name a few.

Coming to Orange color, it is the color associated with liveliness. People associate the color with the warmth of autumn. The color is also associated with the harvest season.

Dates for Halloween from 2014 to 2022

Year Day Halloween Falls on Halloween
2014 Friday October 31, 2014
2015 Saturday October 31, 2015
2016 Monday October 31, 2016
2017 Tuesday October 31, 2017
2018 Wednesday October 31, 2018
2019 Thursday October 31, 2019
2020 Saturday October 31, 2020
2021 Sunday October 31, 2021
2022 Monday October 31, 2022

Last Updated: 19th October, 2018