TUCSON – Have you herd? African elephant Nandi will soon be celebrating her fifth birthday at Reid Park Zoo.
Nandi’s Fifth Birthday Bash will be from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Sun, Aug. 18 at Reid Park Zoo Expedition Tanzania Area.
Here’s the schedule of activities:
Zoo officials say this celebration is meant to educate guests about how to protect elephants and other wildlife.
“Due to poaching, habitat loss and human conflict, elephants are a vulnerable species,” a spokesperson with Reid Park Zoo said.
Nandi’s Fifth Birthday Bash is free with zoo admission of $10.50 for adults, $8.50 for seniors and $6.50 for children. Zoo members receive free admission.