The phrase “trick-or-treat” was first used in 1927 in Alberta, Canada.

The Obama family talking to some trick-or-treaters.

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The Obama family talking to some trick-or-treaters.

By: Kelly Branco, Editor and Reporter

Trick-or-treating was a tradition in the middle ages where adults would dress up and go door to door in exchange for food or prayers.