Christine Daae Halloween costumes can be purchased from the Cosplay Sky website. This costume consists of a dress that imitates the dress worn by Daae in "The Phantom of the Opera." More » Holidays & Celebrations Holidays Halloween

Candy is traditionally given out on Halloween to children who dress up in costumes and go door-to-door asking for candy in a custom known as trick-or-treating. It is increasingly common for children to trick-or-treat in ... More »

The traditions of modern Halloween -- costumes, ghosts, trick-or-treat -- come from a number of ancient civilizations. According to the History website, most experts believe that this spooky holiday stems from the Celtic... More »

The custom of wearing costumes on Halloween originated during an ancient Celtic holiday called Samhain (pronounced Sah-ween). During this day of the dead celebration, some people visited homes dressed up like fairies, gh... More » Holidays & Celebrations Holidays Halloween

Ideas for couples Halloween costumes include Aladdin and Jasmine, Cleopatra and Julius Caesar or Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie. Other ideas are Medusa and Perseus or Beauty and the Beast. More » Holidays & Celebrations Holidays Halloween

Tips for Halloween safety include traveling with others, wearing reflective tape during evening hours, using costumes that are flame-resistant, consuming factory-wrapped candies rather than ones that are homemade, and ca... More » Holidays & Celebrations Holidays Halloween

Examples of seductive Halloween costumes for women include a sexy pirate, bad wolf, sailor and the Queen of Hearts from "Alice in Wonderland." Additional ideas are a Princess Leia slave costume, a sexy Dorothy from "The ... More » Holidays & Celebrations Holidays Halloween