World Smile Day Events

Events in Worcester, MA

Each year since 1999 World Smile Day has been celebrated in Smiley's hometown of Worcester, MA. in a variety of ways ranging from large public events to quietly delivering Smile Certificates to people in the local area.  Local events have included:

  • - World's largest human Smiley face
  • - Ballon releases bearing WSD messages
  • - Choral performances
  • - a Hot Air ballon
  • - sidewalk chalk activities
  • - college acapella concerts
  • - recognizing student WSD Ambassadors
  • - Circus performers and and elephants
  • - Pie eating contest
  • - Where's Smiley contest
  • - and more

The Worcester Historical Museum celebrates World Smile Day and Smiley with events and activities including the annual Harvey Ball.  Visit Worcester Historical Museum website to learn more.

Events Around the World

People, schools, businesses and organizations around the world have also celebrated World Smile Day® in fun and creative ways that have included attempts to break the record for largest human smiley faces, delivering meals and smiley treats to needy, smile events in hospitals, making videos, and so much more.  In fact we are not even aware of all the ways WSD has been celebrated around the world but do receive emails and photos which we share on facebook.

So put on your thinking cap, then organize your family, friends, classmates or associates and make this Oct 3rd, a real World Smile Day® in your area.  Then post your picture to your facebook page and tag us.