National Penguin Day

Adorable penguins waddling on icy terrain, wearing tiny bowties, surrounded by heart-shaped pebble-tokens. Charming winter wonderland scene..
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Can anyone waddle their way into hearts like our sharply-dressed friends from the far south? Not likely! Welcome sweet gatherers of pebble-tokens of love, to our tribute on National Penguin Day. A day dedicated to spotlight their flippered frolics on the chilly icescape.

When is Penguin Day?

It's national penguin day on the 25th April.

A Colder, Cuddlier Celebration

Every year, fans of those tuxedo-clad, adorable waddlers, penguins, mark their calendars to celebrate National Penguin Day on the 25th of April, a fine April day filled with the charm of Arctic air. Our statistical arsenal reports a notable 3615 mentions of National Penguin Day online, reaching its zenith on 25th April 2019. The internet was almost as-well dressed as our featured friends with penguin appreciation posts that day!

The Cuteness Crusade

National Penguin Day began as a humble effort by a group of environmental organizations to raise awareness about the plight of these polar paraders. While it's certainly a day filled with dressing up, sharing fun facts about penguins, and watching penguin movies on repeat, it is also about promoting conservation efforts. Because no party is a good one if our Antarctic ambassadors can't join!

Freezing-fun Activities

What are some ways to celebrate National Penguin Day? You can start with educational activities like visiting local zoos, goods exchanges featuring penguin-themed memorabilias, or even virtual tours of Antarctica! People also have mini-party sessions on social media, sharing cute waddling videos, and humorous Penguin GIFs. Whatever you do, ensure that the day is as fun and waddle-filled as possible.

Did you know?

Did you know that unlike most birds, penguins don't fly. Instead, they swim. Some species can reach speeds of up to 22 miles per hour!


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First identified

25th April 2015

Most mentioned on

25th April 2019

Total mentions


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