Leisure activities outside the realm of work and responsibilities

Recreation is an activity of leisure, leisure being discretionary time. The "need to do something for recreation" is an essential element of human biology and psychology. Recreational activities are often done for enjoyment, amusement or pleasure and are considered to be "fun".

  • Holidays - Days exempt from work, usually to commemorate some event

The introductory paragraph uses material from the Wikipedia article "Recreation" as of 24 Sep 2018, which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.