Friday, September 16, 2016
NICKELODEON WORLDWIDE DAY OF PLAY 2016
Worldwide Day of Play, now in its 13th year, will once again be marked with a signature New York event on September 17, in partnership with Big Brothers Big Sisters of New York City. This slime-filled and fitness-packed celebration will feature Nick-themed games, including a Super Slime obstacle course, Nick bowling, a slime booth, costume characters, appearances by the stars of Nickelodeon’s Legendary Dudas and more. The network will be joined by its longstanding partners including Art of Stepping, Canine Companions for Independence, Major League Baseball’s PLAY BALL and World Baseball Classic, NBA Fit, New York Road Runners (NYRR), NFL PLAY 60, Playworks, Special Olympics, Street Soccer USA and USA BMX.
At Noon on September 17, Nickelodeon will suspend programming and a message encouraging viewers to go outside and play will appear on a loop. Nick’s platforms will resume programming at 3 p.m., with additional WORLDWIDE DAY OF PLAY 2016 campaign messaging encouraging healthy living playing throughout the day.
For more information, visit nick.com/worldwide-day-of-play