Halloween Fun Facts 🎃

Gabriela Vizueth, Reporter

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With Halloween being right around the corner, enjoy these “Did you know…” Halloween facts!

  • Dressing up in costumes was once a way to hide from ghosts.
  • Turnips were the first guard to be craved and made into a jack-o-lantern.
  • Cats have always been a part of the history of Halloween.
  • The “bon” in bonfire is a reference to bones.
  • Halloween is also referred to as All Hollows Eve, Witches Night, Snap-Apple Night and Summer’s End.
  • The very first trick-or-treater’s received nuts, berries, and fruits instead of candy.