Global Smurfs Day

People around the world paint their faces blue and pose with people dressed up as Smurfs to celebrate the 85th birthday of Peyo, the creator of the Smurfs, on "Global Smurfs Day".

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM - JUNE 22: Smurf Ambassadors pose by a giant Smurf character as part of Global Smurfs Day celebrations on June 22, 2013 on the Seine river bank in Paris, France. The Eiffel tower is seen behind. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Entertainment)
Countries Around The World Celebrate Global Smurfs Day With Smurfy Events Across The Globe
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM - JUNE 22: Smurf Ambassadors pose by a giant Smurf character as part of Global Smurfs Day celebrations on June 22, 2013 on the Seine river bank in Paris, France. The Eiffel tower is seen behind. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Entertainment)
PARIS, FRANCE - JUNE 22: A group of tourists mixes with Smurf Ambassadors as they pose for a group photo on the Trocadero plaza as part of Global Smurfs Day celebrations on June 22, 2013 in Paris, France. The Eiffel tower is seen behind. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Entertainment)
Countries Around The World Celebrate Global Smurfs Day With Smurfy Events Across The Globe
PARIS, FRANCE - JUNE 22: A group of tourists mixes with Smurf Ambassadors as they pose for a group photo on the Trocadero plaza as part of Global Smurfs Day celebrations on June 22, 2013 in Paris, France. The Eiffel tower is seen behind. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Entertainment)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 22: Actor Neil Patrick Harris (C) with Papa Smurf and Clumsy Smurf attend the Global Smurfs Day celebration in Los Angeles on June 22, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by John Sciulli/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Entertainment)
Global Smurfs Day Celebration In Los Angeles
LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 22: Actor Neil Patrick Harris (C) with Papa Smurf and Clumsy Smurf attend the Global Smurfs Day celebration in Los Angeles on June 22, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by John Sciulli/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Entertainment)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 22: Smurfette, Papa Smurf and Clumsy Smurf attend the Global Smurfs Day celebration in Los Angeles on June 22, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by John Sciulli/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Entertainment)
Global Smurfs Day Celebration In Los Angeles
LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 22: Smurfette, Papa Smurf and Clumsy Smurf attend the Global Smurfs Day celebration in Los Angeles on June 22, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by John Sciulli/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Entertainment)
PARIS, FRANCE - JUNE 22: (L-R) Marc Guerin, Nina Guerin Culliford, Veronique Culliford, the daughter of late cartoonist Peyo, the creator of The Smurfs, and producer Jordan Kerner, pose for a group photo with Smurf Ambassadors on the Trocadero plaza as part of Global Smurfs Day celebrations on June 22, 2013 in Paris, France. The Eiffel tower is seen behind. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Entertainment)
Countries Around The World Celebrate Global Smurfs Day With Smurfy Events Across The Globe
PARIS, FRANCE - JUNE 22: (L-R) Marc Guerin, Nina Guerin Culliford, Veronique Culliford, the daughter of late cartoonist Peyo, the creator of The Smurfs, and producer Jordan Kerner, pose for a group photo with Smurf Ambassadors on the Trocadero plaza as part of Global Smurfs Day celebrations on June 22, 2013 in Paris, France. The Eiffel tower is seen behind. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Entertainment)
PARIS, FRANCE - JUNE 22: (From 7th L)Veronique Culliford, the daughter of late cartoonist Peyo, the creator of The Smurfs, and producer Jordan Kerner, and Smurf Ambassadors pose for a group photo on the Trocadero plaza as part of Global Smurfs Day celebrations on June 22, 2013 in Paris, France. The Eiffel tower is seen behind. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Entertainment)
Countries Around The World Celebrate Global Smurfs Day With Smurfy Events Across The Globe
PARIS, FRANCE - JUNE 22: (From 7th L)Veronique Culliford, the daughter of late cartoonist Peyo, the creator of The Smurfs, and producer Jordan Kerner, and Smurf Ambassadors pose for a group photo on the Trocadero plaza as part of Global Smurfs Day celebrations on June 22, 2013 in Paris, France. The Eiffel tower is seen behind. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Entertainment)
PARIS, FRANCE - JUNE 22: 3000 smurf figurines pass Notre Dame as they travel down the River Seine to mark Global Smurfs Day on June 22, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Dominique Charriau/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Entertainment)
Countries Around The World Celebrate Global Smurfs Day With Smurfy Events Across The Globe
PARIS, FRANCE - JUNE 22: 3000 smurf figurines pass Notre Dame as they travel down the River Seine to mark Global Smurfs Day on June 22, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Dominique Charriau/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Entertainment)
PARIS, FRANCE - JUNE 22: A performer dressed as the Smurf character "Papa Smurf" takes part to a dance with performers as part of Global Smurfs Day celebrations on June 22, 2013 on the Seine river bank in Paris, France. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Entertainment)
Countries Around The World Celebrate Global Smurfs Day With Smurfy Events Across The Globe
PARIS, FRANCE - JUNE 22: A performer dressed as the Smurf character "Papa Smurf" takes part to a dance with performers as part of Global Smurfs Day celebrations on June 22, 2013 on the Seine river bank in Paris, France. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Entertainment)
PARIS, FRANCE - JUNE 22: 3000 smurf figurines pass The Louvre as they travel down the River Seine to mark Global Smurfs Day on June 22, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Dominique Charriau/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Entertainment)
Countries Around The World Celebrate Global Smurfs Day With Smurfy Events Across The Globe
PARIS, FRANCE - JUNE 22: 3000 smurf figurines pass The Louvre as they travel down the River Seine to mark Global Smurfs Day on June 22, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Dominique Charriau/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Entertainment)
PARIS, FRANCE - JUNE 22: Dancers perform by a giant Smurf character as part of Global Smurfs Day celebrations on June 22, 2013 on the Seine river bank in Paris, France. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Entertainment)
Countries Around The World Celebrate Global Smurfs Day With Smurfy Events Across The Globe
PARIS, FRANCE - JUNE 22: Dancers perform by a giant Smurf character as part of Global Smurfs Day celebrations on June 22, 2013 on the Seine river bank in Paris, France. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Entertainment)
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM - JUNE 22: A Smurf Ambassador reads a special edition of a fake newspaper, designed for the Global Smurfs Day event, in the waiting lounge as Smurf Ambassadors prepare to board a branded high speed train from Brussels to Paris as part of Global Smurfs Day celebrations on June 22, 2013 at Brussels railway station, Belgium. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Entertainment)
Countries Around The World Celebrate Global Smurfs Day With Smurfy Events Across The Globe
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM - JUNE 22: A Smurf Ambassador reads a special edition of a fake newspaper, designed for the Global Smurfs Day event, in the waiting lounge as Smurf Ambassadors prepare to board a branded high speed train from Brussels to Paris as part of Global Smurfs Day celebrations on June 22, 2013 at Brussels railway station, Belgium. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Entertainment)
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM - JUNE 22: Smurf Ambassadors pose for a group photo below a Smurf sculpture in front of the Brussels Central railway station as part as Global Smurfs Day celebrations on June 22, 2013 in Brussels, Belgium. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Entertainment)
Countries Around The World Celebrate Global Smurfs Day With Smurfy Events Across The Globe
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM - JUNE 22: Smurf Ambassadors pose for a group photo below a Smurf sculpture in front of the Brussels Central railway station as part as Global Smurfs Day celebrations on June 22, 2013 in Brussels, Belgium. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Entertainment)
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM - JUNE 22: (L-R) Marc Guerin, Nina Guerin Culliford and Veronique Culliford, the daughter of cartoonist Peyo, the creator of The Smurfs, pose by a giant Smurf character during Global Smurfs Day celebrations on June 22, 2013 in Brussels, Belgium. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Entertainment)
Countries Around The World Celebrate Global Smurfs Day With Smurfy Events Across The Globe
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM - JUNE 22: (L-R) Marc Guerin, Nina Guerin Culliford and Veronique Culliford, the daughter of cartoonist Peyo, the creator of The Smurfs, pose by a giant Smurf character during Global Smurfs Day celebrations on June 22, 2013 in Brussels, Belgium. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images for Sony Pictures Entertainment)

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