The word Entertainment has a wide range of meanings, and may be used to describe any activity that aims to entertain or amuse. It can be anything from a small private event, such as a party or banquet, to a large public one, involving music and dance; or even a performance intended for a global audience. It can also be a form of satire, where a message is delivered with the aim of amusing and/or educating. It may also be a form of recreation, such as playing sports or watching a sporting event. It can even be a way to help families grow closer together.