Independence Day is quickly approaching. Here is a list of events happening around Acadiana:

Maurice Independence Day Celebration

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This free event will take place on Saturday, June 26, 2021, from 5 p.m.- 10 p.m. at 7951 Maurice Avenue, Maurice, La 70555. There will be a Pork Jambalaya Cookoff, Craft booths and face painting, train rides, and live entertainment by Dustin Sonnier. The fireworks show will start at 9:30 p.m. All proceeds made at the event will go to the Maurice Police and Fire Department.

Star & Stripes- A Musical Celebration

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The free concert will take place on Sunday, June 27, 2021, at the Sugar Cane Festival Building in New Iberia, La at 3 p.m. This concert will feature the Acadiana Symphony Orchestra playing patriotic and World War II-era music to honor our veterans. For more information, visit their website.

Uncle Sam's Jam at Parc International in Lafayette

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Taking place on Sunday, July 4, 2021, from 5 p.m.-9 p.m. This free event will have live music and a fireworks show. For more information, follow their Facebook event.

Youngsville's official Fourth of July celebration at Sugar Mill Pond

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Happening on Saturday, July 3, 2021, from 5 p.m-9 p.m. This free event is a family-friendly event that will include live music, kid activities, food, beverages, and a cash bar on site. There will be a fireworks display. For more information, follow Sugar Mill Pond Independence Day Celebration. 

Celebration at St. Julien Park in Broussard

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This free event will take place on Sunday, July 4, 2021, from 5:30 p.m.- 9:30 p.m. and will include a DJ and live music along with kids activities and a fireworks show at 9 p.m. for more information, follow their Facebook event.

85th Annual Erath 4th of July Celebration Festival

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This is a multi-day celebration that will take place from June to 30-July 4 in Erath City Park. There will be a fireworks show in Downtown Erath on Sunday, July 4, 2021, at 7 p.m.

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