Asian Elephant Extravaganza
Saturday, August 17, 2019 10:00 AM
Rosamond Gifford Zoo, Syracuse NY
At Asian Elephant Extravaganza, celebrate Asian culture and honor the zoo’s magnificent elephant herd. Join us for a day-long celebration that blends wildlife conservation education with the rich culture and heritage of the native countries of Asian elephants. Activities include keeper talks and herd member spotlights at Asian Elephant Preserve, education stations with elephant biofacts and information about the significance of elephants in Asian culture.In partnership with the Syracuse University South Asia Center and the Southeast Asia Program at Cornell University, this event also features performances of music, dance and artwork from Thailand, Bali, India and other South Asian countries.