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Halloween in Germany

Many people around the world celebrate Halloween, which occurs annually on October 31. It is the day before All Saints’ Day, and is also sometimes called All Hallows’ Eve and Hallowmas Eve. Costume parties are held and many children go trick-or-treating around this time of the year.

Group of children Trick or Treating during Halloween.
Group of children Trick or Treating during Halloween.
Costume parties are held on or around Halloween.
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About Halloween

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Halloween Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday TypeWhere It is Observed
SunOct 312010HalloweenObservance 
MonOct 312011HalloweenObservance 
WedOct 312012HalloweenObservance 
ThuOct 312013HalloweenObservance 
FriOct 312014HalloweenObservance 
SatOct 312015HalloweenObservance 
MonOct 312016HalloweenObservance 
TueOct 312017HalloweenObservance 
WedOct 312018HalloweenObservance 
ThuOct 312019HalloweenObservance 
SatOct 312020HalloweenObservance 

Quick Facts

Halloween is a festive occasion that is celebrated in many countries on October 31 each year.

Halloween 2017

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Halloween 2018

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

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List of dates for other years

Other holidays in October 2017 in Germany

Fun Holiday on October 31, 2017

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