Samhain - aka Halloween::Gaelic festival held Oct 'Samhain' is derived from Old Irish meaning "summer's end." It marked the end of the harvest and of the "lighter half" of the year and the start of the "darker half".
A Halloween party DIY: Give ice cubes a spooky twist by adding in tiny toy spiders. Start by putting the creepy crawlers in an empty ice cube tray. Fill with water and freeze overnight. Serve with your favorite punch and a festive paper straw.