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Syracuse Orange bobblehead Unveiled for National Bobblehead Day

The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum has announced that an officially licensed Syracuse Orange Bobblehead in conjunction with National Bobblehead Day, which is celebrated annually on January 7th. Each bobblehead is individually numbered to only 2,023. The bobbleheads are $35 each plus an $8 flat-rate shipping charge per order. The bobbleheads will be available through the National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum.

Standing on a base that reads “Orange” across the front with a backing featuring the Syracuse logo. The Otto the Orange bobblehead has his arms outstretched. He is wearing his patented blue Syracuse cap and blue pants. Otto first arrived on the scene in the early-1980s. The mascot was simply known as “The Orange” until 1990 when the name Otto first came into use. Syracuse cheerleaders attending a summer cheerleading camp in Tennessee are credited with coming up with the name. Otto was recognized as the official mascot of Syracuse University in December 1995 by Chancellor Buzz Shaw. Inducted in the Mascot Hall of Fame on August 12th, 2023, Otto is generally recognized as one of the most popular college mascots.


The Syracuse Orange Bobblehead

“We’re excited to be releasing this new Syracuse Orange Bobblehead in conjunction with National Bobblehead Day,” National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum co-founder and CEO Phil Sklar said. “We know how passionate Syracuse fans are about their school and bobbleheads, so we expect this bobblehead to be extremely popular.”

The officially licensed bobbleheads are being produced by the National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum. The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum, which is located at 170 S. 1st. St. in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, opened to the public on February 1st, 2019. The HOF and Museum also produces high quality, customized bobbleheads for retail sale as well as organizations, individuals, and teams across the country.