Fortville, Indiana: Martini-Drinking Pink Elephant

A statue, not a real elephant. Also wears eyeglasses.

Elite Beverages

308 W. Broadway St., Fortville, IN
Elite Beverages. South side of town, on the south side of Broadway St. (Hwy 67 or US Hwy 36) in downtown.
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Elephant in parade. Martini-Drinking Pink Elephant

When the Pink Elephant isn't at its usual post outside the liquor store, it's participating in a parade or other event. It was recently in a Christmas parade in Fortville.

[Susan, 12/12/2014]

Kids grow up expecting their presents to be delivered in a giant martini glass.

Pink elephant. Large Drunken Pink Elephant

This is a large drunken pink elephant statue with black eyeglasses, holding a martini glass, standing in front of a liquor store in Fortville.

[LaMar Going, 09/16/2014]

This tipsy Topsy has been reported outside its liquor store all the way back to the 1980s.

Elephant with martini glass. Martini-Drinking Pink Elephant

Martini-Drinking Elephant: Big, Pink, Awesome! [Aaron, 06/27/2014]
Pink Elephant with Martini Glass. Martini-Drinking Pink Elephant

The big pink elephant was still alive and well and drinking heavily on 7/29/2012. In the parking lot of Elite Beverages on Broadway/US 36.

[Lisa Warner, 07/29/2012]
Martini-Drinking Pink Elephant

I stopped by on 7/22/12 on a trip from Fort Wayne to Carmel, and the elephant was nowhere to be found! I was definitely at the right spot. Liquor store on Broadway next to the Dairy Queen.

[Amy, 07/25/2012]

If anyone can confirm the whereabouts of this tipsy landmark, let us know!

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