Say Boo: Halloween Around the World

From Washington D.C. to Tokyo, people donned their most ghoulish getups to celebrate Halloween.

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An attendee at the 2014 New York City Halloween Parade poses for a portrait on October 31, 2014 in New York City.
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Children in costume during Halloween ready for the traditional trick-or-treating practice in Santiago on October 31, 2014. More and more Chilean people are taking part in Halloween celebrations.
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People wear costumes as they pose for pictures while taking part in a Halloween parade in Tokyo on October 31, 2014.
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Supporters of Romanian Prime Minister and presidential candidate Victor Ponta attend a Halloween party organized by Social Democratic Party (PSD) in Bucharest October 31, 2014.
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U.S. President Barack Obama and first lady hand out treats to children during a Halloween event at the White House October 31, 2014 in Washington, DC. President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama hosted local children and children of military families to trick-or-treat and celebrate Halloween.
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Puppeteers carry giant skeletons and entertain the crowd during the 41st annual Village Halloween Parade October 31, 2014 in New York.
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Dancers perform at a Zombie Sydney event in Pitt Street Mall on October 31, 2014 in Sydney, Australia. To celebrate Halloween, "zombies" engage with commuters on their way to work and throughout the day.
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A Chinese boy dressed as a pirate for Halloween wears a facemask due to pollution on a hazy day on October 31, 2014 in Beijing, China.
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Children wearing Halloween costumes recite the Pledge of Allegiance after becoming US citizens during a naturalization ceremony at the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services, October 31, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.
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An installation of 3,000 candle-lit pumpkins blanket the canal side steps at Granary Square on October 31, 2014 in London, England.
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A man opens the door for children trick-or-treating on Halloween in The Hague on October 31, 2014. More and more Dutch people are taking part in Halloween celebrations.
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Staff at Children's Hospital Colorado dress in Halloween costumes and perform a surprise flash mob for patients and visitors inside the hospital atrium.
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A dog dressed up for Halloween participates in the first "Halloween doggy walk" in Lille, northern France, on October 31, 2014. Thirty participants and their dogs took part in the walk through the heart of Lille.
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US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama greet trick-or-treaters at the White House in Washington, DC on October 31, 2014. The First Family welcomed local children and children of military families to the White House for a Halloween party.
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An actress dressed as Glinda, the Good Witch of the North from the Movie 'The Wizard of Oz,' performs in a plastic bubble on the South Lawn of of the White House in Washington, DC before President Barack Obama and the First Lady will welcome local children and children of military families to trick-or-treat at the on October 31, 2014.
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Leslie Holder walks through the turnstile at the 14th Street station ahead of the 41st Annual Village Halloween Parade October 31, 2014 in New York City.
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People dressed in Halloween costumes take part in a Halloween parade in Madrid, Spain on October 31, 2014.
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People dressed in Halloween costumes take part in a Halloween parade in Madrid, Spain on October 31, 2014.
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People dressed in Halloween costumes take part in a Halloween celebrations in Madrid, Spain on October 31, 2014.
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