Vulcan's 114th Birthday Celebration!

Help Vulcan blow out the candles on his cake at his big Birthday Bash on Sunday, June 3 from 12-4 p.m.! For 114 years, the world’s largest cast iron statue has stood atop Red Mountain as a unifying symbol for generations past and present.

America’s First Federal Credit Union will provide popcorn, Birmingham Coca-Cola will sample the latest Coca-Cola products, there will be a Top Golf kid’s activity and ARC Realty’s paver reveal.  NEW!  We’ve added the Boost Kids fun run that will take place at the new Kiwanis Vulcan Trial between 12 and 1pm.  Back by popular demand, but with a new twist will be the GameStop’s Virtual Reality game room, kid’s activities with Red Mountain ParkMcWane Science Center, the Girl ScoutsRailroad Park’s corn hole, a Moonwalk and much, much more!   


The CBS Weather Truck, the Birmingham Barons Characters, UAB’s Blaze, Get Bubbly (kid's bubble activity) with Birmingham Parent Magazine, see a performance by Birmingham Children’s Theatre, a drum performance by Get Rhythm, Magic Town Clowns will be on-hand for face painting for kids 12 and under and balloon art, an exclusive Vulcan t-shirt design will be available for purchase by Green Pea Press, and there will be a performance by George Griffin and the Firebirds! Mayor Randall Woodfin and City Council President Valerie Abbott will be joined by other elected officials in leading the birthday song for the Big Guy at 2:00 p.m. Immediately following Bud’s Best Cookies and ice cream provided by Piggly Wiggly will be served.

Schedule of Events:

12:00-1:00 pm
Boost Kids Fun Run at Kiwanis Vulcan Trail

1:30 pm
ARC Realty Brick Paver Reveal

2:00 pm
Chance Hallmark of America's First Federal Credit Union will speak and then Mayor Woodfin and City Council President Valerie Abbott will lead the Happy Birthday song.

Ice Cream and Cookies will be served

A performance by Birmingham Children's Theatre

Vulcan’s Birthday Bash is presented by America’s First Federal Credit Union with additional support from, Coca-ColaARC RealtyBoost Kids Occupational Therapy and YogaTop GolfMain Street Family Urgent Care and Kid’s Urgent CareGameStopMountain High OutfittersLa JefaPiggly WigglyBud’s Best CookiesBirmingham Parent MagazineAlabama Family ConnectionsWay FM and Birmingham Mom’s Blog

Get Your Tickets Today!


Single Tickets: $8 adults/ $6
Vulcan and Park and Museum Members and children 4 and under get in free! 

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