In October, the weather gets colder, the drinks get warmer, and everything gets a little spookier. That’s because Halloween is quickly approaching! This year celebrate by packing your bags and visiting one of these world-renowned Halloween events.
Village Halloween Parade in New York City
This annual Halloween parade cannot be missed! During Halloween, New York City is home to more than 50 bands playing spectacular music from all over the world, dancers putting on a fantastic show, and there are giant puppets at every corner. Head on over to the city that never sleeps this October and don’t forget to pack an over-the-top Halloween costume, because that’s the only way you’ll get to participate in the parade!
The London Dungeon in London, England
The London Dungeon has been around for years showcasing London’s history in a spooky setting. Theatrical actors will guide you through special effects, interactive shows, and one-of-a-kind rides for a once in a lifetime Halloween experience. The journey takes about 110 minutes. But don’t worry, time flies when you’re having fun! Here you can find infamous characters like Jack the Ripper and Sweeney Todd. Talk about scary!
Queen Mary’s Dark Harbor in Long Beach, California
The Queen Mary Cruise Liner is said to be the most haunted place in the world. That’s why this is the best place to visit this Halloween! You can navigate your way through a spooky maze, witness spirits walking around, or even watch LED hula hoopers do their thing. Be sure to plan your costume in advance, since there are costume contests on this ship!
The Hungry Ghost Festival in Hong Kong
This festival is held in the 7th month of the lunar calendar, which according to Chinese beliefs is the month that restless spirits roam the Earth. During this festival, Chinese natives start roadside fires, burn money, and place food as offerings to the ghosts. There are also exhibitions that expand on Chinese customs and traditions! Get immersed in the culture and spooky spirit in Hong Kong this Halloween.
Banks of the Foyle Halloween Carnival in Derry, Ireland
Ever wanted to visit Ireland? This is the perfect excuse to do so. The Banks of the Foyle Halloween Carnival showcases light, fire, sculptures, and music all on the streets of Ireland! Enjoy the circus, street performers, and the fireworks show at the end of the night. What a perfect way to celebrate Halloween!
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