St. Charles Parish will celebrate its annual Independence Day event with a performance by the Bucktown All-Stars from 6-9 p.m. July 3 at the West Bank Bridge Park, 13825 River Road, Luling LA 70070. A fireworks show will follow the performance at 9 p.m. The following food and drink items will be sold by local nonprofit organizations at the celebration: nachos, sweets, pulled pork, watermelon, jambalaya, pastalaya, french fries, corn dogs, hamburgers, hot dogs, chips, pickles, soft drinks, water, frozen treats and snowballs.
Enjoy live music, rides, pageants and of course dishes featuring Catfish at the Des Allemands Catfish Festival. Designated as the official Catfish of the World , Des Allemands has played host to this event for over 40 years. Come and enjoy catfish platters, po-boys & boulettes. Don't forget to try the seafood gumbo, catfish sauce piquant, jambalaya, shrimp po-boys, soft shell crab po-boys, fried crab claws, hotdogs, hamburgers, chicken on a stick, french fries, fried egg rolls, onion mums, nachos & cheese, chili fritos, funnel cakes, snoballs and homemade candy & cakes.