10 Surprising Facts about Halloween


4. Salem is the Halloween Capital of the World

Salem is America’s most infamous town when it comes to Halloween, witchcraft, and the dark side of human beliefs. The town, which considers itself the Halloween Capital of the World, is also the sight of infamous witch trials. Salem not only celebrates Halloween the day of, but caters to those of the Wiccan religion on a 365-day basis. The culture of witchcraft has been embraced and creates an atmosphere of spooky delight all year.