National Tell a Joke Day takes place on the 16th of August every year – and this is not a joke! There is no doubt that National Tell a Joke Day is intended to be a day that is filled with laughter, giggles and just plain good old-fashioned fun.
To enjoy and be a full participant in National Tell a Joke Day, there are no forms to fill out or applications to sign; all you have to do is tell a couple of jokes. This can be done in person or, as is often the case in this day and age, in the form of a number of comical emails, which means that it is very simple to take part in National Tell a Joke Day. The more jokes that you are able to tell today means that the day will be more entertaining and enjoyable for you and all of the people around you.
It is also highly encouraged for people to stop and listen to a number of jokes on National Tell a Joke Day as well. On National Tell a Joke Day, jokes are exchanged between family members, friends and work mates, and grammar schools even devote the whole day to the telling of jokes.
Although precisely how National Tell a Joke Day came about remains a mystery, as does the identity of its creator, it is a fact that the day has been celebrated for quite a few years now and is a day well worth celebrating.