The festival Halloween, also known as Samhain, will be celebrated on 31st October in 2012 in Ireland.
Halloween is celebrated on 31st October and in 2012 Halloween will be celebrated on 5th Wednesday of October. Countries like Scotland, United Kingdom, United States, Australia, Canada, China and Germany also celebrate Halloween with great fervor and refer to it as Samhain in Ireland.Halloween is one of the most popular festivals in Ireland and is also called All Hallows Eve, All Saints' Day, All Souls' Day and Hallowed End, Hop-Tu-Naa (Isle of Man).
In some other countries Samhain is also referred to as All Hallows Eve, Halloween, Samhuinn and Teng Chieh.
Halloween dates 2012 around the world: