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4th of July Spectacular

July 4
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day 4 of July, repeating indefinitely

The USS KIDD has been hosting a 4th of July celebration in the downtown Baton Rouge area for over two decades. In that time, it has developed into an incredible family event that celebrates our nation’s freedom.

Visitors will be able to participate in the following events:

-Popsicle Parade
-Hotdog Eating Contest
-Watermelon Seed Spitting Contest

As well as enjoy the musical entertainment and visit the numerous food and drink vendors available.

The festivities start at 4:00 PM and the evening culminates with WBRZ’s Fireworks on the Mississippi River sponsored by the USS KIDD!

Purchase VIP Tickets

If you wish to be a sponsor or vendor for this event, contact info@usskidd.com or call 225-342-1942.


July 4
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Roarin’ On the River Gala

Join us for an exciting evening on May 30, 2019, as we introduce our inaugural Gala! Doors open at 6:30. Program begins 7:30.