Circus elephants parade through town Wednesday
walk culminates in Brunch with the Elephants in Baltimore
Apr 03, 2014
BALTIMORE —Several people in downtown Baltimore on Wednesday morning got to see an unusual sight -- elephants getting fed in the streets.
The pachyderm stars of the Ringling Brothers Barnum & Bailey Circus took part in their annual parade along Park Avenue, Fayette Street and Eutaw Street.
The elephants finished their march at Lexington Market, where they enjoyed the 31st annual Brunch with the Elephants. Visitors got to watch them eat apples, bananas, carrots and watermelons, which they crushed with their feet to be able to put in their mouths.
The Greatest Show on Earth is in town through Sunday.
The theme of this year's circus is Built to Amaze, and Ringling Brothers put that slogan to action Tuesday by donating a brand new playground.
Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith helped some children cut the ribbon on the new jungle gym at Dogwood Elementary School, which was a total surprise to students
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