Halloween Around the World

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A boy sells pumpkins carved as grimacing faces with candles inside in a street of Tirana on October 30, 2014, one day before Halloween. (Photo by Gent Shkullaku/AFP Photo)

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Sebastian Bach, left, and guest attend Treats! Halloween with Absolut Elyx in partnership with Utsinger Entertainment at the Los Angeles Theatre on Friday October 31, 2014 in Los Angeles, Calif. (Photo by Alexandra Wyman/Invision for Treats Magazine/AP Images)

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A White House usher takes a model of one of the Obama dogs outside as Halloween decorations adorn the South Portico of the White House in Washington, Friday, October 31, 2014, ahead of festivities for trick-or-treaters. President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama will welcome local children and children of military families to “trick-or-treat” at the White House for Halloween. (Photo by Jacquelyn Martin/AP Photo)

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A girl cries as a participant wearing zombie make-up approaches, after a “Zombie Zumba Dance” event in Malabon city, north of Manila October 26, 2014. The city said the dance event, in conjunction with the Halloween season, is part of its promotion on healthy lifestyle. (Photo by Romeo Ranoco/Reuters)

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Two-year-old Shunto, wearing a Halloween outfit, sits on pumpkins before a Halloween parade in Kawasaki, south of Tokyo, October 26, 2014. More than 100,000 spectators turned up to watch the parade, where 2,500 participants dressed up in costumes, according to the organiser. (Photo by Yuya Shino/Reuters)

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A discus thrower made from 9,750 pumpkins is displayed at the pumkins festival in Klaistow, south east of Berlin October 26, 2014. (Photo by Fabrizio Bensch/Reuters)

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People, with their faces painted as skulls, pose for a photo during the start of the “Las Catrinas” festival, ahead of the Day of the Dead in Cupula on the outskirts of Morelia, October 26, 2014. (Photo by Alan Ortega/Reuters)

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A woman with her face painted as a skull attends the start of the “Las Catrinas” festival, ahead of the Day of the Dead in Cupula on the outskirts of Morelia , October 26, 201. (Photo by Alan Ortega/Reuters)

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A boy with his face painted as a skull poses for a photo during the start of the “Las Catrinas” festival, ahead of the Day of the Dead in Cupula on the outskirts of Morelia , October 26, 2014. (Photo by Alan Ortega/Reuters)

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Women with faces painted to look like the popular Mexican figure called “Catrina” are seen in Zapopan October 30, 2014. According to participants, about 271 women gathered in an attempt at the Guinness World Record for the largest gathering of women dressed to look like “Catrina”, a character also known as “The Elegant Death” and created by Guadalupe Posada in the early 1900s. Mexicans will celebrate the annual Day of the Dead on November 1 and 2. (Photo by Alejandro Acosta/Reuters)

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s*x workers wear skeleton masks, a traditional Mexican symbol representing the Day of the Dead, as they make an offering during a procession to remember their deceased colleagues, especially those who were violently murdered, in Mexico City October 27, 2014. The annual Day of the Dead is observed on November 1 and 2. (Photo by Edgard Garrido/Reuters)

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A shark passes by as a diver dressed in a skeleton costume for Halloween feeds fishes inside a fish tank at the Sea Life aquarium in Berlin, October 30, 2014. (Photo by Fabrizio Bensch/Reuters)

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Lucha libre wrestler Dirty Sanchez poses before the Lucha VaVoom “Night of the Vampire” performance in Los Angeles, California October 29, 2014. (Photo by Patrick T. Fallon/Reuters)

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Burlesque dancer and Lucha VaVoom co-founder Rita D’Albert gets dressed before the Lucha VaVoom “Night of the Vampire” performance in Los Angeles, California October 29, 2014. (Photo by Patrick T. Fallon/Reuters)

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A woman checks a picture on her camera while standing in front of skulls, which form part of an art installation to celebrate the Day of the Dead, in Zocalo Square, Mexico City, October 30, 2014. (Photo by Tomas Bravo/Reuters)

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A man wearing a werewolf mask sings in an alley in downtown Mexico City, October 30, 2014. (Photo by Tomas Bravo/Reuters)

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A Lucky Air crew member dressed as Spiderman (3rd R) during an onboard Halloween celebration sits next to passengers during a flight from Kunming to Shenzhen, in Kunming, October 31, 2014. Attendants of the domestic Lucky Air flight on Friday night dressed themselves in costumes of superheroes and movie figures to serve their customers as well as celebrate Halloween, according to local media. (Photo by Wong Campion/Reuters)

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Participants, wearing Spiderman costumes, ride on a train after Halloween night in Tokyo’s Shibuya district November 1, 2014. Thousands of costumed revelers descended on Shibuya crossing in downtown Tokyo on Friday to celebrate Halloween in what has in recent years become a incredibly popular Japanese past time. (Photo by Yuya Shino/Reuters)

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Makeup teacher Carla McKeever poses during preparations for a Zombie Sydney event at the Australasian College Broadway on October 31, 2014 in Sydney, Australia. To celebrate Halloween, “zombies” engage with commuters on their way to work and throughout the day. (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

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Richard Underly looks up at his giant mummy in Portage, Mich., on October 30, 2014. The 23-foot mummy is almost twice the size of last year’s Halloween decoration. (Photo by Mark Bugnaski/Kalamazoo Gazette)

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In this handout photo provided by Universal Orlando, pop music sensation Ariana Grande bravely roamed the terrifying streets of Halloween Horror Nights 24 at Universal Orlando Resort with her family and friends on October 30, 2014 in Orlando, Florida. During her visit, Grande’s worst nightmares became reality as she came face-to-face with the iconic masked vigilantes in the frightening street experience, “The Purge: Anarchy”. Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights takes place select nights now through November 1. (Photo by Jones Crow/Universal Orlando Resort via Getty Images)

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A group of youngsters dressed as ghouls and zombies for Halloween parade in downtown Lisbon, Portugal, Friday, October 31, 2014. (Photo by Francisco Seco/AP Photo)

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Iris Chavez (L) and Tony Monroe shop for Halloween costumes at Fantasy Costumes on October 28, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. With about a third of the population either attending or throwing Halloween parties, Americans are expected to spend $7.4 billion on the holiday this year. Fantasy Costumes will stay open 24 hours-a-day from October 24 until October 31. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

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Revellers in costume pose for photos as they celebrate Halloween in Beijing on October 31, 2014. (Photo by Ed Jones/AFP Photo)

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Visitors pose for photos in an installation consists of 500 pumpkin lights to mark the Halloween in Shenyang, northeast China’s Liaoning province on October 29, 2014. This year’s Halloween will fall on Friday, October 31, 2014. (Photo by AFP Photo/Stringer)

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People wear costumes as they pose for pictures while taking part in a Halloween parade in Tokyo on October 31, 2014. Tens of thousands of people gathered at Tokyo’s Shibuya fashion district to celebrate Halloween. (Photo by Yoshikazu Tsuno/AFP Photo)

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A student with his face painted eats lunch before a halloween party at a school in Bangkok, Thailand, on October 31, 2014. (Photo by Athit Perawongmetha/Reuters)

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John Campbell, with Yates Construction, directs traffic on Poole Drive while wearing a Halloween costume in Oxford, Miss., Thursday, October 30, 2014. Campbell was in character for a company trunk-or-treat when he was asked to direct traffic. (Photo by Thomas Graning/AP Photo/The Daily Mississippian)

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A girl dressed as a zombie takes part in a “Zombie Walk” in central Belgrade, Serbia, Sunday, October 26, 2014. Around a hundred people in masks and make up paraded in the streets of the Serbian capital on Sunday to promote a local science fiction film festival. (Photo by Marko Drobnjakovic/AP Photo)

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A polar bear eating from a Halloween pumpkin at the Schoenbrunn Zoo in Vienna, Austria, October 27, 2014. (Photo by Daniel Zupanc/EPA)

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Hundreds of festive, adorable canines and their owners took part in the annual “A Very Corgi Howloween” costume walk Saturday, October 25, 2014, at Green Lake in Seattle, Wash. The walk was put on by the Seattle-local “Corgi’s R Us” MeetUp group. (Photo by Jordan Stead/AP Photo/Seattlepi.com)

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