Fitz the elephant celebrates first birthday on Sunday at Louisville Zoo

(Courtesy of the Louisville Zoo on Facebook

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- They grow up so fast!

Fitz the elephant will celebrate his first birthday Sunday at the Louisville Zoo. Zoo officials want everyone to join in on Fitz's special day during a Facebook livestream at 11 a.m. Sunday. Tune in by visiting the zoo's Facebook page

Fitz will open "gifts" of watermelon and bananas made to look like presents. The staff will even sing "Happy Birthday" to the calf.

Louisville Zoo's baby elephant is photogenic

Fitz, a baby elephant at the Louisville Zoo. 

In a Facebook post Friday, zoo officials said they'll also talk about "why (Fitz is) such an important animal ambassador" during the birthday livestream. 

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