The Elephant Sanctuary Hosts World Elephant Day Celebration

Saturday, August 12—World Elephant Day—The Elephant Sanctuary invites the public to gather for the grand opening of The Elephant Discovery Center’s Outdoor Classroom

The Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee invites the public to join in celebrating World Elephant Day with the grand opening of The Sanctuary’s Outdoor Classroom in Hohenwald, Tenn., Saturday, August 12. The event will take place from 10:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. with special programming at 11:00 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. This celebration will be an opportunity for friends and families to meet and interact with The Sanctuary's elephant Caregivers and help make special enrichment treats for the elephants while touring The Elephant Discovery Center’s new Outdoor Classroom. The elephants at The Sanctuary are retired from public exhibition, therefore there will be no elephants at this event.