REFILE - CORRECTING YEARPeople take part in a four minute flash mob pillow fight at the Old Town Square in Prague, December 22, 2015. REUTERS/David W Cerny

This weekend is the annual world pillow fight day event 2016, right here in the center of Prague!

Every year the event is held on a different date, and this year it will be held this weekend on Saturday the 14th of May. Whether you’re a student, a backpacker, or a resident here of any age why not go and check out this unique event! You can participate or even just watch from the sidelines, but this crazy event sounds like one not to miss!

The annual event takes place in cities all around the world and has become a hugely popular, with such places as Amsterdam,  London, New York and San Francisco sitting amongst the most popular locations. Often the “fights” happen in central landmark spots too, such as in 2014, Prague’s was held right in old town square.

International Pillow Fight day held in London's famous Trafalgar Square
International Pillow Fight day held in London’s famous Trafalgar Square
And also at Berlin's famous Brandenburg Gate
And also at Berlin’s famous Brandenburg Gate

The events location also changes year to year in Prague, this year it will be hosted at Žluté lázně, so head down, grab a Czech beer and Czech it out. The official  World Pillow Fight Prague Facebook Event will also give you all the information you need.

There will be live Music DJ’s, sports activities, competitions and a countdown to the start of the fight. So grab your pillow or just take your camera and go join in or observe! And take a look at the video below too, taken in the winter of 2014, in Prague’s Old Town Square…