Also called Hallowe'en All Hallows' Eve (Вечер всех святых, even сокращение от evening) All Saints' Eve
Halloween is a festival that takes place on October 31. Halloween developed from new year festivals and festivals of the dead.
Typical festive Halloween activities include trick-or-treating (also known as "guising"), attending costume parties, carving pumpkins into jack- o'-lanterns, g, playing pranks, telling scary stories, and watching horror films.
is a customary celebration for children on Halloween. Children go in costume from house to house, asking for treats such as candy or sometimes money, with the question, "Trick or treat?.
Jack-o'-lanterns are hallowed-out pumpkins with face carved into one side. Most jack-o'- lanterns contain a candle inside.
An Irish legend says that jack-o'-lanterns are named after the man called Jack.
. He could not enter heaven because he was a miser, and he could not enter hell because he had played jokes on devil. As a result, Jack has to walk on the earth with his lantern until Judgment Day.
Halloween costumes are traditionally modeled after supernatural figures such as monsters, ghosts, skeletons, witches, and devils.