Fourth of July events

Fourth of July events

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Fourth of July events

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Posted on June 28, 2013 at 1:52 PM

Updated Thursday, Jul 4 at 9:19 AM

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Here is a list of several Fourth of July events. Anyone with information on additional events can submit details to the Eyewitness News Web Team at webteam@wwltv.com.

Fourth of July events in New Orleans.

  • Go 4th on the River
    Thursday, July 4
    9 p.m. Dueling Barges Fireworks Show
    New Orleans Riverfront & Woldenberg Park
    23rd annual event
    Free admission
    www.go4thontheriver.com

  • Wednesdays on the Point special 4th of July event
    Thursday, July 4, 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
    Weekly event moves to Thursday for 4th of July holiday with music from Johnny Sketch & Dirty Notes, Egg Yolk Jubilee, Diablo Horns
    Algiers Ferry Landing
    Free admission

  •  Marine Corps Band New Orleans & Navy Band Concert
    Wednesday, July 3, 7 p.m.; fireworks 9 p.m.
    City Park Goldring-Woldenberg Great Lawn
    Free admission; concessions available for purchase

     

Fourth of July events in St. Tammany Parish.

  • Mandeville Seafood Festival
    Thursday, July 4, noon – midnight; July 5 & 6, 5 p.m. – midnight
    Fontainebleau State Park, 62883 La. 1089
    Food, music, crafts
    Fireworks Thursday night
    Admission $15; children $5; children under 5, free
  • Old-Fashioned Family Fourth
    Thursday, July 4, 2 p.m.
    Banks of Tchefuncte River, Madisonville
    Parade, contests, food, music, fireworks at dusk
    Free admission

 

Fourth of July events in St. Charles Parish.

  • St. Charles Parish Independence Day Celebration
    Wednesday, July 3, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
    West Bank Bridge Park, Luling
    Music, entertainment, fireworks 9 p.m.
    Free admission

 

Fourth of July events in St. John the Baptist Parish.

  • St. John Parish Independence Day Celebration
    Wednesday, July 3, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
    St. Peter Catholic Church, Reserve & St. John Parish courthouse, Edgard
    Food, music, games, fireworks at 9 p.m.
    Free admission

 

Fourth of July events in St. Bernard Parish.

  • St. Bernard Salutes America
    Thursday, July 4
    3 p.m.-9:30 p.m.; fireworks 8:30 p.m.
    Torres Park, 8201 W. Judge Perez Dr., Chalmette, behind St. Bernard Parish government complex
    29th annual celebration features food, hot dog eating contest, music from Amanda Shaw & Band Camp

    Free admission

 

Fourth of July events in Jefferson Parish.

  • “Bucktown Bash” Shrimp & Music Festival
    Thursday, July 4, doors open 11 a.m.; music begins 12:30 p.m.
    Blessing of the Fleet, noon
    Bucktown Marina
    $5 admission; children 12 and under are free
  • Westwego Farmers & Fisheries Market
    Thursday, July 4, 7 p.m.
    Music, food, fireworks show at 10 p.m.
    484 Sala Ave., Westwego
    Free admission

 Fourth of July events in Slidell.

  • Slidell Heritage Festival
    Thursday, July 4, 3 p.m. – 11 p.m.
    Heritage Park
    Music, food, games, children’s activities, fireworks at 9 p.m.
    Admission $8; children under 12, free

Fourth of July events in Covington.

  • Old-Fashioned Family Fourth Event
    Thursday, July 4, 4 p.m. – 9 p.m.
    Bogue Falaya Park, Covington
    Music, food, games
    Fireworks 8:45 p.m.
    Free admission

Fourth of July events in Kenner.

  • Fireworks over Lake Pontchartrain
    Thursday, July 4, 9 p.m.
    Treasure Chest Casino, Laketown at end of Williams Blvd., Kenner
    Free admission

Fourth of July events in Thibodaux.

  • Let Freedom Ring Festival
    Thursday, July 4 8 a.m. – 9 p.m.
    Peltier Park, Thibodaux
    Music, auction, fireworks
    Free admission

     

 Fourth of July events in Washington Parish

  • Bogalusa Watermelon Festival
    10 a.m. - 9 p.m. at Cassidy Park
    Free admission

 

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