Upcoming Events

Open House On The Reserve

Saturday, June 13th

The majestic herd residing at the Endangered Ark Foundation is inviting you to come and spend the day in their playground! This special event will take place on Saturday, June 13th from 12pm – 3pm!


Event guests will have the opportunity to interact with and meet the EAF pachyderm residents up-close and have a 360 degree view of the EAF herd!


During this special event guests will have the once in a lifetime opportunity to walk through the facility and roam around the different areas of the reserve to meet the entire herd (trams will be provided for disabled guests). 

Other activities will also be provided for an additional fee to help raise funds for our continued expansion project. They include the following:


  • Bathing an elephant

  • Hand-feeding a variety of different treats to the herd

  • Getting your special edition EAF shirt “ele-sprayed” OR kissed by an elephant

  • A silent auction of one of kind original elephant artwork and items

  • A variety of concession food, shaved ice, and drinks

  • Specialty EAF items available from the gift shop.

The always popular and fun Ele-Kids Korner will be FREE for all kids to enjoy! All of our youngest guests are welcome to enjoy ele-crafts, games, prizes and, jump houses!

Doors open at 12pm. All advance tickets can be picked up at will-call. Don’t miss this once in a lifetime opportunity! Reserve your space now!


Dori Marie's Birthday Party

Save the Date! Saturday, August 8th.

We have all loved watching our Dori Marie grow up through the years! Join us as we celebrate her 5th birthday on August 8th.

Advance tickets will go on sale on June 1st!

Hugo Pumpkin Festival

October 1st - November 1st

Mark your calendars as we are excited to present the 6th Annual Hugo Pumpkin Festival, a fun-filled event featuring a variety of entertaining activities for the whole family!

Participants will be provided the opportunity to experience and enjoy the beautiful outdoor fall weather and featured fun attractions and best of all the amazing herd of elephants at the Endangered Ark Foundation.


This years festival will start on Thursday October 1st and end Sunday November 1st. Lots of exciting announcements and new additions will be announced throughout the summer! 

The Endangered Ark Foundation is a private non-profit dedicated to the conservation of Asian elephants in North America.

Email: info@endangeredarkfoundation.org

Tel: 580-317-8470

Office Hours: Mon – Fri, 9am – 4pm


Amazing Experiences

Public Tours

The EAF offers public tours of our facility on Fridays, Saturdays, and most Sundays. Call or book online today to take a tour of our facility and meet our elephants!

Private Encounters

Get up close and personal with our elephants in a Private Encounter! Enjoy a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to spend quality time with our herd in a personal setting.

Special Groups

Schedule a private visit for your school, student group, civic organization, business, youth program, or other special group to receive a special tour tailored to your group.

Elephant Expeditions

The EAF is partnering with Oklahoma Awesome Adventures to offer special day-long adventures with our elephants! Dates are limited, book today!

Cabin Rentals

Visting from out of town?

Oklahoma Awesome Adventures is now offering cabin rentals right next door to the EAF, featuring breakfast with the elephants!

We Need Your Support Today!

Hidden in southeast Oklahoma, the EAF is the second largest home to Asian elephants in America.

Email: info@endangeredarkfoundation.org

Tel: 580-317-8470

Office Hours: Mon – Fri, 9am – 4pm


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