Answer the Telephone Like Buddy the Elf Day on December 18th encourages everyone to add some elf behavior to their day.
Buddy the Elf was played by Will Farrell in the 2003 movie Elf. Answering the phone like Buddy the Elf not only surprises unsuspecting callers, but it brightens their day, too. As your day goes along, it will most certainly brighten yours! Who can resist a giggle or a smile when being elf-like.
History of Answer The Phone Like Buddy The Elf Day :
While the National Day Calendar was unable to identify the creator of this National Day, we are certain he is a human raised by elves, and he has a very good sense of humor.
How to observe Answer The Phone Like Buddy The Elf Day:
Simply answer the phone and say “(Insert your Name) the Elf, what’s your favorite color.” As you answer, smile and spread some joy. It’s nearly impossible not to. Encourage others to do the same. If you call someone, don’t be surprised by the elf-like voice.
Additional ways to celebrate as you answer the phone include dressing up. You can dress like an elf. Wear a Santa hat or an ugly sweater. Do you wear holiday socks? Be sure you deck yourself out. Hold a desk decorating competition or a fundraiser for a charity that day, too. Bake elf treats to share with coworkers. Let us know how your elfen phone calls go.
Another way to celebrate Answer the Phone Like Buddy the Elf Day is by telling elf jokes. It’s all in the spirit of the day. Elves spread fun and joy wherever they go. We even have a few to help get you started.
Interesting Facts about Answer The Telephone Like Buddy The Elf Day:
- The movie Elf was a box office hit and earned over $31 Million in the opening weekend
- The movie grossed $173.40 million at the Box office
- Elf; The Musical that was performed on Broadway grossed over 1 million dollars
- The original script of the movie Elf was a dark comedy written by David Berenbaum
- In 2014, NBC featured Elf: Buddy’s Musical Christmas, an animated stop-motion, television special.
- The Colorado Rockies, a Major League Baseball team involved in the celebration by posting a photo shopped gif of their manager Bud Black. It depicted the manager as Buddy the elf who was answering to the team.