Roald Dahl 100

Roald Dahl 100

Time to celebrate

2016 marks 100 years since the birth of Roald Dahl - the world’s number one storyteller.

Throughout 2016, there will be celebrations for Roald Dahl 100, focusing on Roald Dahl's gloriumptious stories and characters and delivering a year packed with squiffling surprises and treats for everyone.

Find out what's on

Roald Dahl Day 2016

13th September 2016 will see the biggest ever global celebration of Roald Dahl's birthday!

To help you join in the worldwide celebrations for Roald Dahl Day, we've produced a pack with everything you need to hold a party whether you're celebrating at home, in school or out and about.

Register now to download your pack!


Roald Dahl Day is on 13th September 2016

Dress up as your favourite Roald Dahl character


Those who don't believe in magic will never find it.

Roald Dahl 1

The Minpins

Never do anything by halves if you want to get away with it. Be outrageous. Go the whole hog

Roald Dahl 1


"If you have good thoughts they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely."

Roald Dahl 1

The Twits

"It doesn't matter who you are or what you look like, so long as somebody loves you."

Roald Dahl 1

The Witches