The elephants have arrived! A herd of 58 elephant sculptures and 72 elephant calves have descend on Sheffield for the biggest public art event the city has ever seen!
The elephant sculptures, each uniquely decorated by artists, have descended on Sheffield’s parks and open spaces, creating one of the biggest mass participation arts events the city has ever seen. Can you find them all?
This exciting initiative is brought to you by The Children’s Hospital Charity and Wild in Art, uniting businesses, communities, artists and schools, leaving a lasting legacy for the city.
Join the stampede, celebrate the herd and make Sheffield Children’s Hospital even better!
Dates for your diary:
Little Herd: our little calf elephants designed by 73 schools and teachers will go on display in indoor venues til 30th September 2016
Herd of Sheffield: follow the trail, collect points with our Herd of Sheffield app and try to see as many of the sculptures as possible whilst they are out and about in the city til 5th October 2016
Virtual Stampede: During the month of September we want you to run, swim, walk or cycle, or do a mix of all four, a minimum of 60km and earn yourself an exclusive limited edition Stampede medal! Find out more >
Herd of Sheffield auction – 20th October 2016
After the trail, the large elephant sculptures will be auctioned off to raise vital funds for Sheffield Children’s Hospital. More details coming soon!