By Robert Vegas Bob Swetz
Happy Halloween 2016 Halloween is one of the oldest holidays celebrated in the world. The festival is celebrated on the 31st of October each year in several countries around the globe. A blend of ancient Celtic practices, Roman and Catholic rituals and European folk traditions, All Hollows Eve has become a world famous celebration.Halloween dates back to the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain. 2000 years ago, the Celts used to live in the now area of Northern France, Ireland and UK. The Celtic New Year used to be celebrated on the 1st of November, which marked the beginning of the dark cold winter and also the end of summer and harvest season.