It's America's birthday and lots of celebrating will be going on in SWLA. Rather than try and Google it, how about a nice, concise list of what is happening?

Wednesday, July 3rd

JenningsStars and Stripes Celebration - Starts at 4:00pm at the LA Oil and Gas Park featuring music by Keagan Navarre and Bernie Allan. $4 to get in, kids twelve and under are free. Fireworks at 9:00pm.

Elton - Elton Town Park. Music provided by DJ JJ, Vendors, Food, Fun Jumps, Pony Rides, and LoLo the Clown

Lake Charles - Trinity Baptist Church. 6:30pm-9:00pm. Event will be held on the church grounds and is free to attend. Featuring music, food trucks, and fireworks to close the evening at 9:00pm

Thursday, July 4

Lake Charles - Red, White, Blue, and You Celebration. Parade at 6:00pm, Music at the Lake Charles Civic Center Amphitheater, Fireworks to follow at 9:15pm. Free to attend.

Moss Bluff - Red, White, and Boom! 5:00pm-9:00pm at the Moss Bluff Rec Complex. Free event featuring Zydecane and the Louisiana Yard Dogs. Fun Jumps, food, vendors, obstacle course, and fireworks.

Fenton - Free fireworks display at 8:00pm

DeRidder - Fourth of July Celebration. 7:00pm-10:00pm downtown Washington Ave. Free to attend. Fireworks, free food, and free concert.