BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB)- It’s a very special day for one member of the Buffalo Zoo. Surapa the elephant is having a 31st birthday celebration Saturday.
The event starts at 10 a.m. and runs until 1:30 p.m. The birthday celebration is free with regular zoo admission. Surapa will open gifts, there will be a painting session and children can sign up to meet the birthday girl.
Surapa is an Asian elephant. Zoo officials estimate she was born in January, 1983.