How Halloween scared off Fastelavn to become Denmark’s favourite fancy dress day

How Halloween scared off Fastelavn to become Denmark’s favourite fancy dress day

Fastelavn is traditionally the biggest fancy-dress day on Denmark’s calendar, but recent years have seen it challenged by American custom Halloween.

The Danish Halloween: pumpkins and ‘hygge’

The Danish Halloween: pumpkins and ‘hygge’

Fastelavn: What’s the Danish kids’ carnival all about?

Fastelavn: What’s the Danish kids’ carnival all about?