Entertaiment is the activity of putting people in a state of amusement or diverting them from their daily activities. It is a form of play, recreation, or enjoyment, and may take the form of watching movies or television, listening to music, playing sports or games, reading books or other literature, visiting places of interest, and creating or appreciating visual art. Entertainment is often used to alleviate boredom or to make people forget their worries, and it can be a way to relax or socialize with friends. It may be an individual choice or provided by others. Entertainment is also used to celebrate special occasions and events.