Here is a list of Independence Day events across the metro area.
Uncle Sam Jam
Lafreniere Park, Metairie
Music begins Monday 4:30 p.m., Fireworks 9:30 p.m.
Happy 3rd of July
City Park, Goldring-Woldenberg Great Lawn
Monday 5 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Music from U.S. Marine Corps Band, concessions and fireworks
St. Charles Parish Independence Day Celebration
West Bank Bridge Park, Luling
Monday 6 p.m. – 9 p.m., Fireworks 9 p.m.
Food, music, fireworks
St. John the Baptist Parish 17th annual Independence Day Celebration
St. Peter Catholic Church, Reserve & St. John Parish courthouse, Edgard
Food, music, games beginning Monday 6 p.m., fireworks Monday 9 p.m.
Mandeville Independence Day Parade
Mandeville Lakefront, corner of Lakeshore Dr. & Coffee St.
Inaugural July 4th parade followed by a picnic
Tuesday 2 p.m.
St. Bernard Salutes America
Frederick J. Sigur Civic Center, 8245 W. Judge Perez Drive, Chalmette
Music, food, face painting & magic show, Tuesday 4:30 p.m.
Fireworks Tuesday 9 p.m.
Go 4th on the River
Over the New Orleans Riverfront & Woldenberg Park
Dueling Barges fireworks show, Tuesday 9 p.m.
Go 4th to Crescent Park
Crescent Park, Mandeville St. Wharf
Tuesday 5 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Food trucks, music, concessions