Consider Yourself Hugged!


Why Free Hugs?

To  share a moment of kindness with another heightening their celebrations and lessening their sorrows.

Global Free Hugs 2013

Why Free Hugs?

To take a moment and slow down to SEE people and acknowledge they matter.

Why Global Free Hugs?

To bring global citizens together to see our similarities rather than our differences and love each other and the world up.


Are you ready to join a movement that is loving up the world one hug at a time? Are you ready to move out of your comfort zone and be willing to share a smile, a kind word, and a hug with those you don’t know? Join our movement of connecting people around the world together with free hugs and be part of adding more kindness to the world one hug at a time. We see you. We hear you. You matter to us!


 Sign up now for our next event, May 3 – 5, 2019

Learn more about Free Hugs:

About Global Free Hugs Beginning

About The Free Hug Founder

Global Hug Map

Heart – Registered for current global hug event.

Sun –  Past global huggers

√ – Registered but I didn’t hear back from them.

Global Free Hug Videos Through The Years

Loving The World One Free Hug At A Time.

Global Free Hugs 10 (2016 & 17′)

Global Free Hugs 10 (2015)

Global Free Hugs 9 (2014)

Global Free Hugs 8 (2013)

Global Free Hugs 7 (2012)

Global Free Hugs 6 (2011)

Global Free Hugs 5 (Fall 2010)

Global Free Hugs 4 (Spring 2010)

Global Free Hugs 3 (Fall 2009)

Global Free Hugs 2 (Spring 2009)

Global Free Hugs 2 – Chicago (Spring 2009)

Global Free Hugs 1 – Kids Style (Fall 2008)

Global Free Hugs 1 (Fall 2008)

My Story of 8 Years of Hugging