Make Plans to Attend the Biggest Birthday Bash in Town
Birmingham, Ala. — Vulcan may be the world’s largest cast iron statue, but he still needs help blowing out his birthday candles! On Sunday, June 4 from Noon – 4:00 p.m., join Vulcan Park and Museum for Vulcan’s 113th Birthday Bash presented by America’s First Federal Credit Union.
This year our event will be bigger and better than ever. Enjoy a great family afternoon with entertainment including music, a bounce house, ice cream and cookies. America’s First Federal Credit Union will host an on-site ATM and popcorn machine, Express Oil Change & Tire Engineers will be on-site with Transformer pop-ups for selfies, a movie about how tires are made, and giveaways, Birmingham Coca-Cola will be there with a sampling station and corn-hole games, and Brik Realty will help unveil a new set of commemorative bricks at Vulcan Park and Museum. The excitement continues with next generation games provided by GameStop, a Home Depot kids’ workshop, activities from Red Mountain Park, McWane Science Center and Railroad Park, rock climbing and lawn games, native Alabama animals from the Birmingham Zoo, an aircraft display from the Southern Museum of Flight, face painting by the Magic Town Clowns, community drum jams by GetRhythm!, and much more.
Admission is $8 for adults and $6 for children (free for Vulcan Park and Museum members and children under 4) and includes all activities, entrance into Vulcan Center, Vulcan’s observation tower, and the new Linn-Henley Gallery exhibit titled Southern Thunder: The Legacy of Alabama Auto Racing.
Come join us as we celebrate the “Big Guy’s” 113th birthday. You won’t want to miss this party!
Important Party Details
- New commemorative brick pavers will be unveiled with Brik Realty at 1:30 p.m.
- Mayor William Bell will lead the party in singing “Happy Birthday” to Vulcan at 2:00 p.m. followed by free ice cream from Piggly Wiggly Birmingham and Bud’s Best Cookies .
- Food and refreshments from Repicci’s Italian Ice, the Tot Spot Food Truck, and Coca-Cola will be available for purchase
- On-site parking is limited. FREE shuttles will be available from the parking lot at the Jefferson County Board of Education across Valley Avenue
- No pets allowed during special events
Vulcan’s 113th Birthday Bash is presented by America’s First Federal Credit Union with additional support from Express Oil Change & Tire Engineers, Birmingham Coca-Cola Bottling Company, Brik Realty and many other community partners.
For more information or to purchase tickets online see visitvulcan.com/events.