Articles Tagged ‘Halloween’

Halloween in Dublin

Halloween in Dublin August 27, 2011 | Events | Read More
Halloween, the night of ghosts, ghouls and all things ghastly, is believed to have originated in Celtic custom. The festival of Samhain was celebrated on 31st October every year as the night when the souls of the departed would return to where they came from, and evil spirits were released from the Otherworld,...

Halloween in Dublin

Halloween in Dublin October 28, 2010 | Events, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Bram Stoker in Dublin Did you know that Bram Stoker the famous author of spooky novel ‘Dracula’ was originally from Dublin? His former home is situated in Kildare Street in central Dublin and you can see a commemorative plaque outside the building dedicated to his honour. The name ‘Dracula’...