National Hug a Bear Day

National Hug a Bear Day

November 7, 2023

Give your favorite stuffed animal a big hug - it's National Hug a Bear Day! Share the love and spread the joy with hugs for everyone.

when is it?
November 7
United States
Celebrate National Hug a Bear Day on Nov. 7 by giving your favorite teddy bear an extra special hug! This day was created to honor the beloved stuffed animals that have been providing comfort and joy to children of all ages for centuries. Whether it's a big grizzly or a tiny panda, these cuddly companions are sure to put smiles on faces and warm hearts everywhere!

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How to Celebrate National Hug a Bear Day

<div id="" class="celebrate-item"><h3 id="" class="celebrate-title"><span class="celebrate-number">1. </span>Go to the zoo</h3><p id="" class="celebrate-text">Take a trip to your local zoo and get up close and personal with some of the animals. You can actually hug some of the animals, like the koalas!</p></div>

    <div id="" class="celebrate-item"><h3 id="" class="celebrate-title"><span class="celebrate-number">2. </span>Adopt a plush bear</h3><p id="" class="celebrate-text">Head to your local store and pick out a plush bear to adopt and hug all year round. You can even name it and make it part of the family.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="celebrate-item"><h3 id="" class="celebrate-title"><span class="celebrate-number">3. </span>Have a teddy bear picnic</h3><p id="" class="celebrate-text">Gather up your teddy bears and head outside for an afternoon picnic. Enjoy sandwiches, drinks, and snacks while having conversations with your favorite stuffed animals.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="celebrate-item"><h3 id="" class="celebrate-title"><span class="celebrate-number">4. </span>Organize a bear drive</h3><p id="" class="celebrate-text">Organize a drive in your community to collect teddy bears for those in need. Donate them to homeless shelters or hospitals so people can have something to hug.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="celebrate-item"><h3 id="" class="celebrate-title"><span class="celebrate-number">5. </span>Watch a bear movie</h3><p id="" class="celebrate-text">Snuggle up with some popcorn and watch The Bear or Brother Bear for some cuddly fun on National Hug a Bear Day.</p></div>

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