Summer is in full swing and Independence Day is just around the corner. Many folks have been planning their Fourth of July festivities for weeks, or even months! But if you haven’t decided what you and your loved ones will be up to for Independence Day this year, don’t fret! There are plenty of great things to do right here in Baton Rouge to celebrate! Check out our list, and make plans for a Fourth of July to remember!
In downtown Baton Rouge, check out the USS KIDD Freedom Festival, held each year to celebrate Independence Day. Enjoy a bounce house, face painting, games, obstacle courses, food and much more.
Starting at 7:30 pm, the annual Independence Day Concert, held in the downtown area, will feature BRCB. Bring the whole family to enjoy on the steps of the state capitol while enjoying the annual fireworks display. Great for the entire family to enjoy!
Join in to honor patriots on the North Boulevard Town Square to view photos of military veterans. Also featured will be patriotic movies and music throughout the entire day and evening.
Catch the fireworks over the Mississippi River in downtown Baton Rouge to round out a day on the town. Enjoy the fireworks display along with tours of the Veteran’s Memorial with the entire family starting at sundown. Bring blankets and settle in for a great show!
Who says celebrating Independence Day has to be a production? Some of the best celebrations are held right in your own backyard. Gather up your family and friends for an Independence Day Backyard Barbecue, and enjoy a stress-free holiday with your loved ones without leaving the comfort of your home.
But before you start your stay-cation celebration, you’ll want to ensure that your lawn looks its best. Check out the great lawn care options offered by the Baton Rouge lawn care experts at TruGreen Midsouth for a beautiful lawn that will last long after the Fourth!