Halloween is certainly a spooky occasion that is loved by children and adults alike. We feel like it’s the unofficial start of the holiday season. The weather has started to cool and we are thinking about all things fall! It is a time to dress up, eat candy, and enjoy spooky festivities. One of the best parts of Halloween is getting into the spirit of the holiday with decorations. 82% of Americans are getting in on the Halloween decorating this year! 61% of them decorate their outside while 67% say they decorate inside and 54% do BOTH! From carved pumpkins to spider webs, there are endless ways to make your home look festive and fun. Some popular Halloween decor items include ghosts, witches, and skeletons, as well as pumpkins and black cats. Door hangings are a great way to let your neighbors and trick or treaters know that you are in the Halloween spirit!
Another great part of Halloween is attending or hosting a Halloween party. Halloween parties can range from kid-friendly events with games and treats to adult-only affairs with spooky cocktails and costumes. Some popular party themes include a haunted house theme, a zombie apocalypse, or a classic monster bash. Whatever theme you choose, it’s always fun to add some seasonal items such as witch hat candle tapers a pumpkin runner, candy corn themed pillows and so much more!
Halloween is also a time to celebrate traditions. What memories do you have from when you were a child? One of the most popular traditions is trick-or-treating, where children go door-to-door in costume to collect candy. Other traditions include watching scary movies, carving pumpkins, and telling ghost stories. These traditions help create a sense of community and excitement around the holiday.
Finally, no Halloween is complete without costumes. From spooky to silly, there are endless possibilities for Halloween costumes. Some popular costume ideas include witches, vampires, zombies, and superheroes. Whether you buy a costume or make your own, be sure to have fun and get into character. A costume can be as small as a funny hat or headband or a t-shirt with a ghost - there are so many things to choose from!
Overall, Halloween is a holiday full of fun, excitement, and creativity. From decorations to parties to costumes, there are endless ways to celebrate this spooky holiday. So, get into the spirit of Halloween and make this year’s celebration one to remember!