Sesame Street is all set to celebrate its 40th anniversary today!
To keep up with the festivities, Sesame Street’s website has a competition for visitors to vote for their most loved episodes from the show’s shown over 40 years.
Here are the things in store for Big Bird’s Birthday celebration:
- Big Bird will appear on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’ tonight along with Joshua Jackson and Slayer.
- Big Bird’s picture on Google – which is one of from the famous range of “Google Doodles” - that Google puts up on an important occasions.
- Limited edition of ‘Sesame’ t-shirt launched by American Apparel.
- On November 10th, there will be a Sesame Street anniversary show, which is essentially a parade of celebrities Reports suggest that. Michelle Obama has also taped a visit to Sesame Street, and the show will also begin a new environmental series called “My World is Green & Growing”.
- November 10 is also all set to be known as Sesame Street Day in New York City.
- D.C’s Union Station will reveal new photographs from the show while the Smithsonian will have a birthday party on November 15.