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Halloween


From Wikipedia:  Halloween or Hallowe'en (a contraction of All Hallows' Evening) is a celebration observed in a number of countries on 31 October, the eve of the Western Christian feast of All Hallows' Day. It begins the three-day observance of Allhallowtide, the time in the liturgical year dedicated to remembering the dead, including saints (hallows), martyrs, and all the faithful departed.
It is widely believed that many Halloween traditions originated from ancient Celtic harvest festivals, particularly the Gaelic festival Samhain; that such festivals may have had pagan roots; and that Samhain itself was Christianized as Halloween by the early Church.  Some believe, however, that Halloween began solely as a Christian holiday, separate from ancient festivals like Samhain.
Halloween activities include trick-or-treating (or the related guising), attending Halloween costume parties, carving pumpkins into jack-o'-lanterns, lighting bonfires, apple bobbing, divination games, playing pranks, visiting haunted attractions, telling scary stories and watching horror films. In many parts of the world, the Christian religious observances of All Hallows' Eve, including attending church services and lighting candles on the graves of the dead, remain popular, although elsewhere it is a more commercial and secular celebration.


Many Halloween constumes fall into some general categories -- like witches/demons
 



 



 





Another traditional costume is devil/angel






 

 

Along with these are vampires/zombies




 

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And besides the macabre, there's the super-heros






 



Wicked wanda is for those that remember the 70's


There are always the traditional Halloween themes -- pumkins/ghosts/imaginative costumes








 

  



Not sure what they are, but I like them
 

You could always go as a nude colored crayon -- smile
 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b7jX0E7uUs8 -- "Naked" costumes using body suits
You can try animals


 

 



Or just forget about it and go to the party...


https://vimeo.com/ondemand/nightofthenaked
- 2015 Halloween party

 



I've left out costumes from movies (like Princess Leia, etc) but you can use your imagination


I hope you have a happy halloween and don't let the vampires bite!


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