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70% of Americans will Celebrate Halloween

"Last year, Hal­loween spend­ing reached $9 bil­lion, the sec­ond high­est Hal­loween spend­ing seen post-reces­sion. Con­sumers are ready to cel­e­brate and shop to kick off the fes­tiv­i­ties. NRF and Prosper’s annu­al Hal­loween Spend­ing Sur­vey found that sev­en in 10 con­sumers planned to cel­e­brate in 2018, and they spent an aver­age of near­ly $90 per per­son. Cel­e­brants plan to pur­chase every­thing from dec­o­ra­tions to can­dy to cos­tumes (even for beloved pets)."

Local Festivals: 157M to Celebrate Halloween

Ready to embrace cool­er weath­er, fall tra­di­tions and spir­it­ed cel­e­bra­tions, more than 157 mil­lion Amer­i­cans plan to cel­e­brate Hal­loween this year, accord­ing to the Nation­al Retail Federation‰Ûªs Hal­loween Con­sumer Spend­ing Sur­vey. The aver­age per­son cel­e­brat­ing will spend $74.34, com­pared with $77.52 in 2014. Total spend­ing on Hal­loween is expect­ed to reach $6.9 bil­lion.