Halloween (also spelled Hallowe'en) is an annual holiday observed on October 31. It has roots in the Celtic festival of Samhain and the Christian holiday All Saints' Day, but is today largely a secular celebration.Common Halloween activities include trick-or-treating, wearing costumes and attending costume parties, carving jack-o'-lanterns, ghost tours, bonfires, apple bobbing, visiting haunted attractions, committing pranks, telling ghost stories or other frightening tales, and watching horror films.
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|The National Sweet Tooth: Trick-or-treaters collect a lot of candy every Halloween. According to the National Confectioners Association, Halloween is the number-one holiday for candy sales, beating out Christmas, Easter and Valentine's Day. The NCA estimates that Halloween candy sales will exceed $2 billion this year, in the United States alone. Typically, more than 85 percent of U.S. households hand out candy Halloween night.|
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