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Halloween Countdown
(Updated Oct 2017)

A FREE iPhone app that counts down the days until Halloween with haunting music and an animated character that gets bigger the closer the day gets to Halloween.

Over 500,000 downloads by happy Halloween lovers.


  • See the number of days countdown until Halloween.
  • Select one of 9 included haunting background musical soundtracks.
  • Repeat the same song or play all songs automatically in sequence.
  • Pick music from your own music library. The title and album art of the playing song are displayed.
  • Update your Facebook Status with the days to Halloween.
  • Tap the countdown text to cycle between 8 different colors.
  • 8 animated characters to choose: Skull, pumpkin, ghost, zombie, and cat's eyes, frankenstein, witch, and a pirate.
  • See the animated character grow to full size and then shrink back down based on the number of days left until Halloween. The closer the date gets to Halloween, the bigger the character will grow. The character will then move off the screen in different patterns.
  • Select any background image from your device's photo album or use one of the 3 included haunted images.
  • Shake your device or tap the animated object to see a special effect.
  • See the date and day of the week of Halloween for this year and the next 4 years.
  • Enable/Disable/Hide the animation.
  • Enable/Disable device sleep.
  • A FREE, ad supported holiday program.

*Want Push Notifications to update the icon's badge count with the number of days automatically, Apple Watch app (shows days, graphical indicator, watch face complications), show hours/minutes/seconds, and have no ads? Check out our app Halloween Countdown Pro Push

Halloween fans - Check out our multi-game/sound Halloween iPhone App Halloween Experience.

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Testimonials from the iTunes App store:

"This is a great app! I LOVE to know how many days till Halloween! It gets me all excited for Halloween! This is a great app!" - The wicked gamer

"It's easy, straight to the point and my nephews loves opening it and giggles when the monster comes out." - Carmen Correa

"Great music, awesome background, fun animation, customizable -- and it's FREE!" - DrLeeQ

"If you like Halloween time, you'll like having this available!" - Jashuh

"I think this app is one of the best free countdown apps." - Ravinia

"This is an awesome app plus it's free!" - Malibu Andy

"A wonderful app for Halloween lovers." - NeverCryAngel

"Spooky and kids love it. - FayWray

"I love knowing how many days until Halloween. It's Fun! - LaRue Texas

"It's free and does the job!!" - Sound & Vision

"Cool luv it." - XxTyl3rxX

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