Eeyore's Birthday Today

By Deena Bustillo on
Eeyore, the loveable, homeless grey donkey from the Winnie the Pooh stories, is usually pretty gloomy, but not today! His birthday is being celebrated with a blowout party at Pease's Park in Austin, Texas, a tradition that's been going on since 1963. Each year tons of people turn out for the festivities, usually held on the last Saturday of April. The tradition started when college kids decided to throw the party in honor of the depressed donkey as a way to celebrate spring. It stuck. The...Read Full Story