Margate’s Most Famous Resident Turns 131
She is an icon for those of us who live, work and play in South Jersey. And this year, Lucy the Elephant is turning the big 1-3-1.
So, what do you get a six-story, wood and tin elephant who lives by the beach and seems to have it all?
She’s happy with just a small party!
Weather actually delayed Saturday’s birthday celebrations, but they eventually went off without a hitch on Sunday. Last year’s party raised about $8,000 dollars for the Margate monument.
According to the Press of Atlantic City, Lucydraws more non-gaming interest than any other attraction along the Jersey shore.
Click here to read more about Lucy’s birthday celebration and why she’s such an important staple of the shore.