The Top 10 Irish Horror Movies

A list of the top-rated Irish horror films as ranked by users of IMDb. Surely one of these Irish-made spine-tinglers will be the highlight of your Samhain movie night.

13 Celtic Myth-Inspired Halloween Costumes

Honor Halloween’s Celtic roots this spooky season by dressing up in a costume worthy of an Irish god…or monster. These Samhain costume ideas will hopefully help get your creative juices flowing.

Why Are Black and Orange the Colors of Halloween?

Why do we decorate with black and orange on Halloween? Uncover the Celtic origins of this colorful tradition. (Hint: It all started with Samhain.)

Another Month, Another Book Giveaway: Introducing ‘Irish Monsters in Your Pocket’

Book 3 of the Celtic Pocket Guides series is here! Grab your copy of Irish Monsters in Your Pocket: A Tiny Little Book About Irish Dragons, Werewolves, Vampires. Banshees, Headless Horsemen, & Other Beastly Beings

Púca Origins: How a Mischievous Little Monster Infiltrated Irish Folklore

What is a púca? Uncover the origins and etymology of an animal-spirit with a penchant for pranks, who proves Ireland’s most sinister supernatural beings come in small packages.

Who Is Balor of the Evil Eye? A Brief Biography of Irish Mythology’s ‘Big Bad’

As the leader of the marauding, murderous Fomorians, Balor of the Evil Eye is perhaps the most menacing villain in all of Irish mythology. (Wait, did I mention he can kill people just by looking at them?)