China’s first official ‘International Pillow Fight Day’ was held on April 2nd, 2011. Synchronising with over 130 cities around the world via pillowfightday.com, several hundred people turned up to Statue Square in Central to beat each other silly with pillows (often in fancy dress).
Media video coverage:
- Reuters/ITN (UK) (and ¡En Español!). Similar Reuters footage from NTDTV (US).
- ABC News (US).
- Oriental Daily (HK).
- Cable TV (HK).