MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Americans are expected to spend a record $10 billion on Halloween this year.
According to the National Retail Federation, people will spend $2 billion more this year than 2020 on Halloween candy, decorations and costumes for adults, kids and pets.READ MORE: Police: Glades Middle School Teacher Arrested After Pursuing Romantic Relationship With Former Student
Most of the spending, or over $3.3 billion of it, will go to costumes.READ MORE: Florida Man Severely Burned When Fire Erupts During Arrest Attempt At Wawa Gas Station
The organization said it is the most consumers have spent on costumes since 2017.MORE NEWS: Davie Man Claims Million Dollar Prize In Florida Lottery Scratch Off Game
On average, consumers are expected to fork over a little more than $102 to retailers.