The History Of Halloween

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It’s the night that sends shivers down our spines. The night where ghosts and goblins pass into our world, stalking us as we in collect treats from house to house. Halloween. Yes, it all seems like simple fun, as we get to take part in parades, dress as your favourite character, and try to ignore the other individuals dressed as monsters, attempting to scare us. However, just like the monsters we dress as yet fear under our beds, the history of Halloween is more frightening than a simple “boo” from a fellow trick-or-treater. Though Halloween has been going on for our entire lives, that doesn’t mean it’s always been the way it has. This holiday first began over two-thousand years ago in a Celtic festival titled “Samhain”, celebrated on the
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