The coming of autumn brings a holiday celebrated by people of all ages - Halloween (also known as All Hallows Eve). Halloween has fascinated folk throughout the ages as a night when fear of the dark is put aside, since the ancients engaged in rituals to honor the dead to the present and contemporary customs of trick or treating.
Halloween has its origins in the ancient Celtic festival Samhain ((meaning “summer’s end”) and is a popular yearly celebration observed in a many countries on 31 October. It was believed there was an overlapping of the worlds between the living and the dead on the eve of All Hallows. There is much discussion of whether this holiday has its origin in paganism or christianity but, nowadays, typical halloween activities almost everywhere encompass dressing up in fancy dress to go trick-or-treating in your neighbourhood and playing pranks on neighbours, visiting haunted attractions, decorating and carving out pumpkins to create jack-o'-lanterns to display in the windows of homes, attending halloween fancy dress parties and partaking in party games such as apple bobbing, telling scary stories and watching horror films.
Halloween balloons provide an economical methof of adding fun and a lighter them to spooky Halloween parties. Shaped balloons will add a spooky or ghoulish note to halloween balloon bunches. You can quickly and easily create an eye catching balloon arch for a halloween fancy dress party venue using black and orange latex or foil shaped balloons interspersed with halloween spooky or fun themed ones.
Top quality, foil balloons, suitable for helium inflation, available in an assortment of Halloween themes. Check out our huge spider shaped spooky halloween balloon! The 18 inch holographic foil halloween balloons are available in a choice of designs, decorated with bats, spiders, cats and witches. All balloons are manufactured in the UK and come with self sealing valve and eurohook and are supplied uninflated, packaged and barcoded for resale. helium gas is available from our Balloons category on site.