Looking for something to do this 4th of July. Here’s a list of events happening around Acadiana.
ERATH 4TH OF JULY CELEBRATION
WHERE: Downtown Erath, W Edwards St, Erath, LA 70533
Water Fights at 9AM
Carnival Rides from 1PM-10:30PM
Parade at 5PM
Fireworks at 9PM
Music from 6:30PM-10:30PM
BROUSSARD INDEPENDENCE FESTIVAL
WHERE: Broussard Sports Complex
701 St Nazaire Rd, Broussard, LA 70518
Free family-friendly event with face painting and splash pad. Fireworks at 9 p.m.
NEW IBERIA 4TH OF JULY
WHERE: Bouligny Plaza, Main Street, downtown New Iberia
NEW IBERIA 4TH OF JULY PARADE FOLLOWED BY HONOR GUARD CEREMONY AND PATRIOTIC MUSIC.
BREAUX BRIDGE 4TH OF JULY
WHERE: St. Bernard Church & School
251 E Bridge St, Breaux Bridge, LA 70517
Music, food and more at 7 p.m.; fireworks start at dark.
KROTZ SPRINGS 4TH OF JULY
WHERE: Nall Park, 562 Front St., Krotz Springs
Includes live music, fun jumps, food and drink. Fireworks start at 9 p.m.
The town of Krotz Springs is observing their 100th anniversary with fireworks on the river. Bring your lawn chairs and plan to spend the evening in a family atmosphere. Prior to the fireworks, the town will enjoy live music by JC Melancon & The Bayou Rock Band. There will be fun jumps for the kids, and food and refreshments will be served. Ice chests are permitted, but no bottles. Cap off the evening with a great fireworks display complete with patriotic music at dusk.
EUNICE 4TH OF JULY
WHERE: Eunice Recreation Complex, 461 Sitting St., Eunice
Hosted by the City of Eunice, this year’s display will be bigger and better than ever. For almost 30 years, the former Mayor and licensed pyrotechnic, Kenneth Peart, orchestrates a 30-minute spectacular display of fireworks. Bring the entire family out to enjoy the show. Parking is available at the Complex.
Eunice Recreation Complex starting at 9:00 p.m. Admission is free to the public.