Springfield, Illinois: Pinky: Elephant with Martini

A pink elephant holds a martini glass with his trunk and wears comically oversized glasses. On a trailer. He's usually here, but sometimes he's rented out for special occasions.

Address:
2777 S. 6th St., Springfield, IL
Directions:
On the southbound side of S. 6th St. just south of its intersection with E. Stanford Ave. In the parking lot of the Kent Plaza strip mall.
RA Rates:
Worth a Detour
Save to My Sights

Visitor Tips and News About Pinky: Elephant with Martini

Reports and tips from RoadsideAmerica.com visitors and Roadside America mobile tipsters. Some tips may not be verified. Submit your own tip.

Pinky the Elephant.

Pink Elephant with Martini

Pinky the martini-drinking elephant is right where he is supposed to be, in the parking lot of the Kent Plaza strip mall. He can be rented out for special occasions, so that may explain his absence from this spot every once in a while.

[Amy Rebbe, 08/08/2021]
Pink Elephant With Martini

It's gone! They moved it and no one knows where it went!

[Mary Blair, 06/07/2019]

Pink elephant.

Pink Elephant with Martini

No longer in Rochester, it looks like the Pink Martini Elephant may have found a permanent home in the County Market parking lot in Springfield.

[Krista M, 11/15/2017]

Attractions on wheels are often unreliable when it comes to mapping a forever parking spot.

Pink elephant.

Pink Elephant With Martini

Currently at 2721 S 6th Street in Rochester. County Market parking lot.

[brixnivy, 09/14/2016]

Pink elephant.

Pink Elephant With Martini

The Pink Elephant has moved to the County Market parking lot on S. 6th Street in Springfield.

[Patrice Roe, 07/01/2016]

...for the moment.


Nearby Offbeat Places

Cozy Dog Drive In: Birthplace of Hot Dog on a StickCozy Dog Drive In: Birthplace of Hot Dog on a Stick, Springfield, IL - < 1 mi.
Lauterbach Tire Muffler ManLauterbach Tire Muffler Man, Springfield, IL - 2 mi.
Departure Point Of The Donner PartyDeparture Point Of The Donner Party, Springfield, IL - 2 mi.
In the region:
The Boat Lady, Matanzas Beach, IL - 41 mi.

Latest Tips Across Roadside America

Catch up on the latest discoveries from the road.

Explore Thousands of Oddball Tourist Attractions!

Unique destinations in the U.S. and Canada are our special obsession. Use our attraction recommendation and maps to plan your next road trip.

My Sights

My Sights on Roadside America

Create Your Own Bizarre Road Trips! ...Try My Sights

Mobile Apps

Roadside America app: iPhone, iPad Roadside America app for iPhone, iPad. On-route maps, 1,000s of photos, special research targets! ...More

Roadside Presidents app: iPhone, iPad Roadside Presidents app for iPhone, iPad. POTUS landmarks, oddities. ...More

Illinois Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

SPAM Museum, Austin, Minnesota (Sep 20-26, 2021)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

More Sightings

RoadsideAmerica.com Hotel & Motel Finder

Special rates for hotels.

Book Now