Time for trick or treat ...
With a rich, complex history rooted in Celtic and Christian ritual, Halloween has evolved a 'summer's end' festival to an international commercial enterprise.
Many aspects of Halloween that we assume are modern inventions have been practised for centuries, such as pumpkin carving ( to ward off evil spirits) and trick or treating.
In any case, it's just plain fun to celebrate with some ghostly art and scrumptiously creepy treats. Here are a few suggestions.
Activities & craft