What day of the week is Halloween on this year? We all know that Halloween always falls on the date October 31st, but the exact day always changes. For 2015, Halloween falls on a Saturday, which is fantastic for trick-or-treaters and party-goers. Check out the days that Halloween falls on through 2022, provided by PrimaryGames.com below:
2016 Monday October 31, 2016
2017 Tuesday October 31, 2017
2018 Wednesday October 31, 2018
2019 Thursday October 31, 2019
2020 Saturday October 31, 2020
2021 Sunday October 31, 2021
2022 Monday October 31, 2022
Halloween is not a federal holiday, so government offices and businesses are open as usual, which includes regular mail delivery. Banks are open and public transit services run on regular schedules.
Halloween is also known as Allhalloween, All Hallows’ Eve, and All Saints’ Eve. It means “hallowed evening” or “holy evening” as it dates back to about 1745 and is of Christian origin. The annual New York Halloween Parade is the world’s largest Halloween parade and it attracts approximately 2 million on-site spectators as well as a TV audience of approximately 100 million viewers.
If you’re looking to host a party this year, there are several foods that are always associated with the holiday. Check out the list below:
Candy and Caramel Apples
Novelty foods that look like skulls, pumpkins, bats, vampires, Frankenstein, and ghosts.
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