July 4th in Acadiana: Some events scheduled as planned, some canceled


Here is an updated list of Independence Day celebrations around Acadiana:

UPDATE: The town of Elton’s July 3rd celebration has been canceled.

Jennings’ Stars and Stripes Celebration has been canceled due to weather

Events scheduled for July 3, 2018:


Uncle Sam’s Jam (Free)
Parc International
412 Travis Street
Gates will now open at 6:30 p.m. Parc Gates Open, Music, Food and More.
9:30 p.m.         Fireworks


Fireworks at the Pond (Free)
Sugar Mill Pond Town Center
101 Waterview Road
5:30 p.m.       Music, Entertainment, Hot Air Balloon Rides
9:00 p.m.       Fireworks


The town’s July 4th celebration kicks off tonight at 6 p.m.

All carnival rides will be operating. DJ Wesley Lemaire and the Wesbound Music Show will open the night at 6 p.m. Keith Frank will take the stage 10 p.m. Musical entertainment will go on, weather permitting.

Events on July 4, 2018:


Erath 4th of July Celebration (Free)
Downtown Erath
10:00 a.m.       Water Fights between Area Fire Departments
1:00 p.m.         Cajun Carnival Rides
5:00 p.m.         Parade
8:00 p.m.         Live Music
9:00 p.m.         Fireworks

Breaux Bridge

Fourth of July Celebration (Free)
St. Bernard Church & School
5:30 p.m.        Patriotic Rosary at St. Bernard Church
6:15 p.m.         Mass at St. Bernard Church
6:45 p.m.         Bishop Jeanmard Appointment Commemorative at St. Bernard Church
7:00 p.m.         Opening Ceremonies outside St. Bernard Church
7:30 p.m.         Music, kids area, food and more at the Bayou Stage
Dark                 Fireworks (grass area at St. Bernard School)


4th of July Fireworks (Free)
Eunice Recreation Complex
461 Sittig St.
9:00 p.m.         Fireworks

Krotz Springs

Fireworks on the River (Free)
Nall Park, corner of Front Street and Eighth Street
6:30 p.m.         Live Music, Food and Fun
9:00 p.m.         Fireworks


Broussard Independence Festival

Broussard sports Complex

5:30 p.m.            Gates open

6:00 p.m.             Live music

9:00 p.m.             Fireworks

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