An Informative Essay About Halloween

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Halloween is an holiday that is celebrated each years on October 31st. It started in old European traditions.

It originated with the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain, when people would light bonfires and wear costumes to ward off ghosts. In the eighth century, Pope Gregory III designated November 1 as a time to honor all saints; soon, All Saints Day incorporated some of the traditions of Samhain. The evening before was known as All Hallows Eve, and later Halloween. Over time, Halloween evolved into a day of activities like trick-or-treating and carving jack-o-lanterns.

On halloween people go trick or treating. Candi is what kids want most. Costumes are usually worn on this holida.

Many children dress up in costumes and go to other

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