WTF Fun Fact – Halloween Capital Of The World

Anoka, Minnesota was the first U.S. city to put on a Halloween celebration. Beginning in 1920, they wanted to divert youngsters from Halloween pranks so they held a Halloween celebration. In 1937, Congress proclaimed Anoka as “The Halloween Capital of the World”. – WTF Fun Facts

Source: From Anoka child’s play to Minneapolis zombies: Halloween now generates billions | MinnPost

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