10/29/2010 03:04 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

6 Halloween Alternatives Around The World (PHOTOS)

Tired of the same old Halloween parties? In late October and early November, Halloween isn't the only festival for fans of costume parties, the occult, fireworks and general merriment.

Our friends at Lonely Planet put together a book, A Year of Festivals, equipped with a guide to festivals around the world.

Here are their picks for six fantastic Halloween alternatives around the world.

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