July 3rd Fireworks set for Thursday

Staff Report
The City of Donaldsonville will host a fireworks display July 3rd overlooking the Mississippi River from Crescent Park. Food, music and a children's village will also be provided.

The City of Donaldsonville, the Donaldsonville Downtown Development District and Speakabox Entertainment will present a star-spangled event featuring a spectacular fireworks display and world class musical talents July 3rd from 4 - 10 p.m. at Crescent Park.

Come enjoy BBQ, jambalaya, fried fish, hamburgers, beverages, souvenirs and much more in a hometown historic setting overlooking the mighty Mississippi River.

Musical entertainment provided by Water's Edge Band from 6 - 8 p.m. followed by HipBootJoe from 8:30 p.m. to midnight.

Patriotic music will be played during the fireworks show beginning at 9:30 p.m.

There will also be a children's village with pony rides, balloon art and face painting and an appearance by NFL football player Jarvis Green.

Sponsors include the City of Donaldsonville, Louisiana Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism, CF Industries, Curves, Captital One, Popingo's and Downtown Development District.

For more information contact 225-323-4970.

No ice chests please.