Celebrate Vulcan’s 119th birthday, June 4—food, special guests + more


Vulcan’s back for another great birthday celebration. (Vulcan Park & Museum)

Slip on your party hats, Bham—Vulcan’s 119th Birthday Bash is Sunday, June 4 from Noon-4PM and you’re invited to celebrate. From live performances and local vendors to lots of delicious food, here’s a look at what’s in store at this must-attend event at Vulcan Park & Museum. 

Event Details

Performances, guest appearances & more

Get down with Vesta! (Vulcan Park & Museum)

Each year, Vulcan Park & Museum pulls out all the stops to celebrate a magical birthday with Vulcan, and this year is no exception. 

Here are some things to expect during the celebration on Sunday, June 4:

  • Music by DJ Shay
  • Performances by the Clog Wild Cloggers + exciting dance demos
  • 17 local vendors like the Birmingham Squadron
  • Kids’ activities for all ages including moonwalks + face painting
  • And much more!
You never know who will swing by to celebrate Vulcan’s birthday. (Vulcan Park & Museum)

There will also be returning favorites, like the always-popular trackless train, fun activities with Game Stop and guest appearances from Princess Tiana, Spiderman, Miss Alabama 2023 and even Vulcan himself. (I’m sure Vesta will also pop out to shout “Happy Birthday!”)

Don’t miss out! Get your tickets now to Vulcan’s 119th Birthday Bash on Sunday, June 4 from Noon-4PM.

Tasty food & drinks

Cotton candy for the win. (Vulcan Park & Museum)

It’s not a party without refreshments. Show up hungry because Vulcan’s 119th Birthday Bash will be stocked with tons of great options from local food trucks and more. 

Here’s what’s on the menu:

Expect Coca-Cola products, beer + more at Vulcan’s 119th Birthday Bash. (Vulcan Park & Museum)

Beer and wine will also be available for purchase, so bring your ID if you’re 21 and over.

Psst! You’ll want to be sure to show up to the party early. The first 500 kids that arrive at Vulcan’s 119th Birthday Celebration receive a cool Vulcan favor swag bag including Bud’s Best Cookies and more. There will also be free Blue Bell ice cream and cookies by Piggly Wiggly Birmingham while supplies last. 

Bonus entertainment

Nothing beats a visit to Vulcan Park & Museum. (Vulcan Park & Museum)

We know Vulcan’s birthday is filled with excitement, but don’t party too hard because there’s even more to experience. When you purchase tickets to Vulcan’s 119th Birthday Bash, you’ll score entrance to the party, phenomenal views of Birmingham, PLUS access to:

Ready to attend Vulcan’s 119th Birthday Bash on Sunday, June 4 from Noon-4PM? Save time—get your tickets in advance now

Must-know party details

Vulcan turns 119 this June. (Vulcan Park & Museum)

Before you start looking for the perfect party outfit, here are some quick must-knows about the event:

  • Leave your fur babies at home—no pets are allowed at Vulcan Park & Museum during Vulcan’s 119th Birthday Bash or other special events.

Vulcan Park & Museum would like to thank the sponsors of Vulcan’s 119th Birthday Bash: Birmingham Coca-Cola Bottling Co. United, Stone Building, Piggly Wiggly, Blue Bell Ice Cream, Alabama Family Connection Magazine, CBS 42, Birmingham Parent, La Jefa and Latino News. 

Stay up to date on what’s happening at Vulcan Park & Museum—visit their website and follow them on Facebook and Instagram.

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