Come light up the skies on July third

Staff Writer
Donaldsonville Chief

The only fireworks show in Ascension Parish will once again light up the sky be on Wednesday, July 3rd. Crescent Park is across from the Donaldsonville Riverwalk viewing the Mississippi River.

This great American tradition is our opportunity to show our patriotic pride and join as a community to celebrate what is great about small town America.

Two great bands starting at 5:30pm will be playing to the estimated 4000 people who join annually for this American Tradition. Ever popular, Avenue Cruisers, start at 5:30pm. Michael Foster Project plays before the fireworks and after party.

Fireworks at 9:10pm

Missy Jandura, Executive Director of Mainstreet Donaldsonville “We encourage families to shop for groceries and frequent local businesses in preparation for this great event. The mission of the Downtown Development District is to drive the local economy.

Donaldsonville Mainstreet works hard to create a vibrant downtown that is the focal point for arts and culture, events, shopping, dining, and services for the entire River Parishes area and attracts a rich variety of age groups, diverse ethnic and cultural representatives and accommodates people of all income and social levels. We welcome everyone to see what Donaldsonville has to offer in business and community living.“

Mainstreet Louisiana goal to promote the unique character of our historic downtown district with the goal of transforming it into the cultural, social, professional and retail center of our city… in essence, the hub of the community life. By bringing neighbors and visitors to Donaldsonville, the DDD & City of Donaldsonville seek s to highlight what a great place Donaldsonville is to live, work, stay.

No coolers or tents. Bring your Lawn chairs.

If you are interested in being a food vendor, please contact the DDD. Facebook: Main Street Donaldsonville 225-323-2555