Is there a better day to be filled with laughter than the Tell a Joke Day? Perhaps none! The Tell a Joke Day is celebrated every 16th of August each year. This is the day when the world becomes filled with smiles and laughter (with some people even crying due to extreme laughter) from morning until night as everyone share various jokes with each other. People learn jokes from you during this day. And you also learn jokes from them, which you pass around to spread the laughter.
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What is the Tell a Joke Day?
The term joke means something that is spoken, written, or acted with the a humorous intention. Jokes can come in many forms. They can be quick stories, long stories, quick facts or quote cards, acts or impressions, and many more. There are also one-liner jokes that can crack up smiles. There are also knock-knock jokes which are meant to be sang. The comedy is just spread around during the Tell a Joke Day. It will be very difficult to not participate in the celebration.
History of Tell a Joke Day
According to experts, the Tell a Joke Day has been celebrated by people ever since jokes were passed around. Fart jokes were especially popular during the ancient times. More seriously toned jokes came in the form of riddle jokes which encourage people to think but do not expect the answer to make sense and be funny at the same time.
But that’s all we know. Unfortunately, we cannot pinpoint exactly how the Tell a Joke Day started or who even started it. But what we know for sure is that the celebration of this day started so as to spread laughter around and pass as many jokes as possible to as many people as possible.
When is Tell a Joke Day?
This holiday is always celebrated on August 16 each year. This means that the upcoming Tell a Joke Day will be held on Friday, August 16, 2019. And next year, people will be celebrating this holiday on August 16, 2020.
Tell A Joke Day: Fun Activities & Celebration Ideas
Why Celebrate Tell a Joke Day?
The following are the main reasons why you should celebrate the Tell a Joke Day:
You Can Get Relaxed
Jokes can make you laugh. But at the same time they can get you relaxed. When someone tells you funny jokes, your brain releases endorphins that makes you happy. But all that laughing out loud (LOL) and rolling on the floor laughing (ROFL) can also make you somehow tired. After all that, you get relaxed.
You Can Lift Up Your Mood
You should participate in the celebration of this day because hearing jokes can lift up your mood. Imagine having a bad morning but then your spirits get lifted up because of a funny joke. You can then work again in the right direction and in the right pacing.
You Can Lift Up the Mood of Other People
Of course, it is not only you who can get very happy during the day. You can also make other people LOL or ROFL by telling them some funny jokes. You can search the internet if you want to. For sure, you will find lots of different kinds of jokes.
How to Celebrate Tell a Joke Day?
The following are the best things to do to make your celebration of this holiday as best as possible:
Look for Some Jokes to Share
There’s no better source of jokes than the internet. There are lots of jokes that you can see online. Various websites post jokes on a regular basis expecting people to get good vibes from them. Do search the internet for lots of funny jokes. Don’t forget to keep notes so that you won’t forget them.
Go to a Comedy Show
If you want to hear lots of jokes from the best people, then the best place to go to is a comedy show. You can invite your friends and family to go with you on a comedy bar where you can enjoy laughing in all different sorts of jokes the comedians and comediennes share.
Learn from the Pros
YouTube is another good source of videos of people telling jokes. There are even tutorials on how you can become a funny person. You might want to check these videos out if you want to spread humor for your celebration of this day.
Celebrate on Social Media
For sure, social media will be full of jokes during this special day. Thus, you should celebrate on social media and post jokes that you know will induce laughter among your friends and followers. You can also use the hashtag #TellAJokeDay to let your friends and followers know that you are also participating in the celebration of this day.
Jokes Memes Puns for the Tell a Joke Day
Q: What do you call an alligator in a vest? A: An Investigator!
Q: Why did the banana go to the doctor? A: It didn’t peel well!
Q: What do you call a sleeping bull? A: A bulldozer!
Q: When is the best time to go to the dentist? A: At tooth-hurty!
Q: What has four wheels and flies? A: A garbage truck!
Q: What do you call a bear with no teeth? A: A gummy bear!
Q: Why do golfers have two pairs of pants? A: In case they get a hole in one!
Q: Why was 6 afraid of 7? A: Because 7,8,9!
Q: Why are pirates called pirates? A: Because they arrrrrrr!
Q: What do you call a fly with no wings? A: A walk!