Krusty Krew is celebrating another successful year at sea. 

On July 14, SpongeBob SquarePants was showered wiTh love from fans all across the world in honor of his 36thbirthday.  Yes, he’s turning 36—and we’re feeling old AF.

Nickelodeon wrote a celebratory tweet saying that “everyday is a @SpongeBob” but that today was extra special.

Meanwhile, one fan commemorated the iconic cartoon’s special day, writing, “Happy B-Day, SpongeBud! You’re My 1st Childhood Show Since I Watch Season 2 And It Was AWESOMCelebHomes!!!!!! You Have a Wonderful B-BBBBB-Day! One more tweetedSpongeBob, Happy Birthday SpongeBob, you’re my favourite character. I hope that you have a fantastic birthday. SpongeBob, I love you.”

SpongeBob is a year younger, but that doesn’t stop him being busy and booked. 

In February, Paramount+ announced that there will be three brand-new SpongeBob SquarePants movies coming to the streaming platform, with the first one dropping in 2023. These films will feature the original cast of SpongeBob, such as Patrick Star’s BFF, SpongeBob, Sandy Cheeks, and Mr. Krabs.