Event Details

  • Wednesday, July 4, 2018 at 9 p.m. Rain or Shine

Thunder on the Mountain 2018

For decades, Thunder on the Mountain has been hailed as one of the largest and most extravagant Independence Day traditions in the state of Alabama—and this year will be no exception. On Wednesday, July 4 at 9 p.m., Thunder on the Mountain 2018 will once again illuminate the skies above Birmingham’s beloved iron man, Vulcan. Free to the public, this year’s show will last approximately 20 minutes and will feature a variety of firework shells that will brighten the sky with new colors and patterns. The show will be choreographed to a musical soundtrack that will feature a mix of patriotic favorites and popular music.

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PLEASE NOTE: THAT VULCAN PARK AND MUSEUM WILL CLOSE AT 6:00PM. No spectators will be allowed inside the park or at the entrance to Vulcan Trail.

Vulcan Park and Museum takes pride in organizing this highly-anticipated event each year, however, we rely on the community-at-large to help fund this outstanding show for residents of the greater Birmingham area and beyond to enjoy! Thunder on the Mountain 2018 is sponsored by the City of Birmingham, the Greater Birmingham Convention & Visitors BureauPyro Shows of Alabama, UAB Callahan Eye Hospital, the Alabama Power Foundation, iHeart Media and WBRC Fox 6 News.

SUPPORTING SPONSORS
Greater Birmingham Convention & Visitors Bureau
The City of Birmingham
Pyro Shows of Alabama
SAFETY SPONSOR
UAB Callahan Eye Hospital
WATCH LIVE ON WBRC FOX 6 NEWS
WBRC Fox 6
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iHeart Radio Stations
1500 AM JUAN and 98.3 LA JEFA