Crayola To Retire Mystery Color On Friday

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Which color will say goodbye? The Crayola crayon retirement takes place on Friday.

Crayola has announced that they will retire a color from their 24-color box of crayons on National Crayon Day, Friday, March 31. It is unknown which color will be discontinued.

Currently the 24-pack includes red, yellow, yellow orange, orange, green, green yellow, violet, violet red, indigo, carnation pink, blue green, red violet, red orange, yellow green, blue, blue violet, cerulean, dandelion, apricot, scarlet, green yellow, white, black, brown, and gray.

Since the announcement on March 28, crayon lovers have rushed to stores to buy up the remaining packages.

Which one will say goodbye? Find out on Facebook on March 31 beginning at 8:45 a.m. when Crayola will livestream the crayon retirement event.

In the meantime, make your guess on social media using the hashtag #WhosLeaving

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Kimberly Dijkstra
Kimberly Dijkstra is the web editor for Anton Media Group, a writer for Long Island Weekly and recipient of several Press Club of Long Island (PCLI) and New York Press Association (NYPA) awards.

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