Watch elephants smash a 1,300-pound pumpkin at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo

Watch elephants smash a 1,300-pound pumpkin at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
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CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - The elephants at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo were given a 1,300-pound pumpkin to celebrate opening weekend for the Halloween festivities.

Metroparks Zoo pumpkin smash

The Metroparks Zoo awards the elephants with a large pumpkin each year to celebrate the start of “Boo at the Zoo.” The event is entering its 30th year.

Boo at the Zoo will feature train rides, trick-or-treat stations, characters, and more.

The Halloween-themed event will be open every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday through Oct. 27.

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