by Amber (arc2001)
Halloween is celebrated to fool bad spirits and keep them away. Black cats and pumpkins are symbols of Halloween. Trick or treaters dress up in costumes and go to door to door looking for treats. Black cats symbolizes bad luck on Halloween. Bats and spiders symbolize bad omens on Halloween. At first, Halloween was celebrated by the Celts. Halloween marked the end of the harvest season and the beginning of the winter. Irish and English immigrants brought Halloween to America in the 1800's. This celebration is celebrated in America.