World Egg Day was established at Vienna 1996, when it was decided to celebrate the power of the egg on the second Friday in October each year. Since then, egg fans around the world have thought up new creative ways to honour this incredible nutrient powerhouse, and the day of celebration has grown and evolved over time.
Over 100 countries celebrated World Egg Day 2021!
This year’s World Egg Day took place on Friday 8 October and marked the 25th anniversary of the event.
The 2021 celebration centred around the brilliant versatility of the egg and its multitude of benefits to people at every stage of life.
Over 100 countries across the globe celebrated World Egg Day on social media, using #WorldEggDay!
The global egg industry and egg fans from the USA to New Zealand shared their EGG-ceptional events to honour the humble egg.
The hashtag #WorldEggDay achieved a reach of over 180 million and more than 854,000 interactions!See how countries around the world celebrated