If youre wondering whos offering a pyrotechnic show this Fourth of July, heres an easy run-down on fireworks displays for Lafayette and surrounding towns.
Lafayette Fireworks begins at 9:15 p.m. in Parc International downtown, part of the Acadiana Symphony Orchestras Red, White and Boom! performance and celebration which begins at 5 p.m. (Read our previous blog!) Youngsville Fireworks begin at 9 p.m. at Sugar Mill Pond Town Center, 101 Waterview Road in Youngsville. Broussard Fireworks kick off at 9 p.m. at Home Depot, 213 St. Nazaire Road in Broussard. Hot dogs and drinks will be on sale at the store beginning at 5 p.m., with all sales benefiting Miles Perret Cancer Services. Eunice For almost 30 years, the former Mayor and licensed pyrotechnic, Kenneth Peart, orchestrates a 30-minute display beginning at 9 p.m. at Eunice Recreation Complex, 461 Sittig Road in Eunice. Krotz Springs Fireworks on the River begins at 9 p.m. at Nall Park, 562 Front St. in Krotz Springs. Prior to the fireworks, there will be music, childrens activities, hot dogs and watermelon. Erath The 67th annual Erath Fourth of July celebration includes a 9 p.m. fireworks display, but you might want to get there early for the 10 a.m. water fight between area fire departments or the July Fourth parade at 5 p.m. with live music afterwards. New Iberia - The New Iberia Independence Day Parade begins at 6 p.m., followed by music and fireworks, at Main Street and Bouligny Plaza.