Elmer’s Big Art Parades

Brought to you by Wild in Art in partnership with Andersen Press, Elmer’s Big Art Parades can be found in towns and cities across the UK and beyond.

Elmer’s Big Art Parades showcase a series of individually designed giant Elmer sculptures, painted by both well-known and undiscovered artists. Resulting in a colourful sculpture trail showcasing the rich cultural offer and wealth of artistic talent in the area. Elmer sculptures are auctioned at the end of the trail to raise funds to support local charities.

Find an Elmer’s Big Art Parades near you!


Plymouth 2019

Elmer’s Big Parade Plymouth – in support of St Luke’s Hospice For 10 weeks in the summer of 2019 a parade of 40 fabulously colourful and unique elephants were displayed around the beautiful city of Plymouth and surrounding areas. From the hustle and bustle of the city streets to the peace and grandeur of the Hoe, and from the green spaces of Plymouth to the spectacular coastline; Elmer’s....

Tyne and Wear 2019

Elmer’s Great North Parade – in support of St Oswald’s Children Hospice In Summer 2019, Elmer’s Great North Parade took over Tyne and Wear with a spectacular art trail featuring 50 big and 114 little individually designed elephant sculptures based on the much-loved Elmer character. Elmer's Great North Parade was organised by and raised vital funds for St Oswald’s Children’s Hospice, ....
Elmer's Big Art Parades

Elmer's Big Art Parades