Well now that everyone knows which party he / she will be going, either it’s a friends private Halloween costume party or its awesome Halloween nights are Nasimi or Chi, the major question comes in how do I stand out in crowd with my costume and even if one has an idea on what to wear on Halloween yet it’s really difficult to find and purchase Halloween costumes in Dubai (or any such event).
Before, we move on to list what outlets and website deal in Halloween costume, here are some ideas for Halloween.
- Halloween Costume from Harry potter movie – best will be Lord Voldemort, harry potter, Hermione
- Hell Raiser movie costumes
- Star War Theme
- Jason Voorhees (Friday the 13th )
- X-men costume
- Ape / gorilla
- Mortal Combat / Tekken Costume
- Police offer men and women – couple costume
- Mummy Costume (mostly for couple)
- Hulk Costume Read more…
For the year 2011, almost all of the popular night spots and clubs are hosting Halloween party. Halloween which is an event taking place on 31st of October ever year is coming to Dubai on Monday. This means very few parties will be held at the same date due to the Monday as working day, however all the major parties in Dubai are going to take place on Thursday or Friday before Halloween on Monday. Some of the major bars, beach resorts and nightclubs which will be participating in Dubai Halloween event are
List of Halloween Dubai 2011 parties:
- Party: Metal Asylum’s HELLISH HALLOWEEN
Party Location: Cheers Bar, the Lodge, Al Nasr Leisure land
Date: 28th of October 2011 – Friday
Party Description: The event will have a rock / metal theme in which most popular brands among UAE will be playing. 21+ are allowed and the three individuals with most scariest costume will win various prizes as well Read more…
What is Halloween?
Halloween is event / festival which takes place 31st of October in most of the countries around the globe. Some countries provide the holiday on 31st October for celebrating Halloween event. Some of the activities that take place during Halloween are
- Organizing and attending costume parties
- Making / carving Jack-o-lantern / ignis fatuus (carved pumpkin)
- Playing Halloween games like Apple bobbing in which person needs to catch apples on a floating water with their teeth without the use of hands which in some cases are tied behind, playing pranks
- Visiting Haunted places (in Dubai and UAE there are plenty of them)
- Watching horror flicks and telling scary stories out in a dark environment (mostly forest)
History of Halloween
As per most of people Halloween history and origin comes from Roman festival Pomona (goddess of fruits and seeds) and another festival called “Festival of Dead” also known as Parentalia. However the name “Halloween” originates from Scotland dating back to 16th century.