65th Annual

ERATH

4TH OF JULY

Celebration

2011 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

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SATURDAY, JUNE 18, 2011

 

BABY KING AND QUEEN CONTEST

Division I               (6-12 months)                               Registration:         8:00 AM

Division II              (13-24 months)                             Contest:                 9:00 AM

 

Division III             (25-36 months)                             Registration:         12:30 PM

Division IV             (37 months-4 years)                     Contest:                 1:00 PM

 

ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY JUNE 17TH

*For entry details, call Romona (337) 937-5071      ERATH COMMUNITY BUILDING      ERATH CITY PARK

 

SUNDAY, JUNE 26, 2011

 

4TH OF JULY MASS       8:30 AM                 Erath City Park                     Bring Lawn Chairs

16TH ANNUAL 4TH OF JULY BAR-B-QUE COOKOFF  ( Sponsored by Description: HESS )   

Bar-B-Que sandwiches will be sold.   ERATH CITY PARK

Music will be provided by DJ Deuce Scott Backstrom from 11:30 AM – 3:30 PM.

   *Call Ricky at  (337) 937-0074 for more information.

 

ARTS AND CRAFTS SHOW
Artists and crafters selling original, hand crafted items all day, beginning at 8:30 AM.

*Call Jackie at (337) 937-5585 for more information.PDF File

 

SHOW & SHINE by Cruisin’ Cajun Country Auto Club

Beautiful cars on display all day, beginning at 8:30 AM.

*Call Wilson (337) 369-9595, Warren (337) 365-8793, or Jimmy (337) 367-1631 for more information.

 

QUEENS PAGEANT - Jr. Division Competition

Little Miss 4th of July                            Ages 5, 6, & 7                                       Festival Stage

Young Miss 4th of July                         Ages 8, 9, & 10                                    Erath City Park

Jr. Miss 4th of July                                Ages 11, 12, & 13                             Contest: 10:00 AM

Jr. Teen 4th of July                               Ages 14 & 15                                        Casual Attire

*Entry Deadline is June 17th at 6:00 PM.  Call (337) 937-0691 for more information.

HOMEMADE PIE BAKING & DESSERT CONTEST

Bring your favorite homemade pie or dessert for the contest. Pies must be there by 11:45 AM.

*Call Mary at (337) 937-0074 for more information.  (PDF File)

Anyone who may be interested in submitting an recipe for a cookbook, may do so. (Contact Mary for more info)

 

CHILDREN’S PARADE                                     

Small Floats, wagons, and other unmotorized vehicles for children of all ages.

Immediately following the Queens Pageant.  ERATH CITY PARK  * Call (337) 937-0691 for more information.

SPECIAL CONTESTS 

Watermelon eating, Cracker eating, & Potato relays for all ages

Hot Dog Eating Contest (Ages 18 & Over)

Time:  1:00 PM    

THURSDAY, JUNE 30, 2011

 

BRACELET NIGHT ($17.00 per bracelet)                               MUSIC – Disk Jockey

Bracelets will be honored from 6:00 PM – 10:30 PM                                   DJ Deuce Scott Backstrom

Cajun Carnival Rides                         7:00 PM – 10:30 PM

 

OPENING CEREMONY

Festival Stage in Downtown Erath, featuring a performance by “STEPS” The Dance Factory’s Competition Troupe

Time: 6:45 PM                     

QUEENS PAGEANT

SR. DIVISION COMPETITION

Teen Miss 4th of July                           Ages 16 & 17                                      Festival Stage

Miss 4th of July                                     Ages 18 - 23 (single)                          Downtown Erath

Time:  7:00 PM                                                                                              Formal Attire                        

Entry Deadline is June 17th at 6:00 PM.  Call (337) 937-0691 for more information.

FRIDAY, JULY 1, 2011

BRACELET NIGHT ($17.00 per bracelet)                              Cajun Carnival Rides

Bracelets will be honored from 6:00 PM – 11:00 PM                                   6:00 PM – 12:30 AM

MUSIC – Disk Jockey

Wesley LeMaire & Wesbound

6:00 PM to 7:45 PM.

Logan Solieau

7:45-8:45 PM

FAIS DO DO

TK Hulin and Smoke

9:30 PM – 12:30 AM

 

SATURDAY, JULY 2, 2011

BRACELET NIGHT ($17.00 per bracelet)                                     Cajun Carnival Rides

Bracelets will be honored from 6:00 PM – 11:00 PM                                                6:00 PM – 12:30 AM

MUSIC – Disk Jockey

Wesley LeMaire & Wesbound

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

 

FAIS DO DO

Jamie Bergeron and the Kickin’ Cajuns

with Cajun Music Legend DL Menard

9:30 PM – 12:30 AM

SUNDAY, JULY 3, 2011

 

Cajun Carnival Rides

6:00 PM – 12:30 AM

 

MUSIC – Disk Jockey

Wesley LeMaire & Wesbound

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

FAIS DO DO

5th Avenue

Featuring Erath’s own Tracey Menard

9:30 PM – 12:30 AM

 

****MONDAY, JULY 4, 2011 ****

 11th Annual Fun Run – 5 K Run and 1 Mile Walk

7:30 AM  *For more information, call Skeeter (337) 577-2534.

 

WATER FIGHTS BETWEEN THE AREA FIRE DEPARTMENTS

10:00 AM – Downtown Erath

CAJUN CARNIVAL RIDES

1:00 PM – 10:30 PM

PARADE

5:00 PM

FAIS DO DO

Southern Skkyy

7:00 PM – 10:30 PM

GIANT FIREWORKS DISPLAY OVER THE SKIES OF ERATH

9:00 PM

No ice chest, beverage tubes, or pets allowed.

HAVE A SAFE AND HAPPY 4TH OF JULY CELEBRATION!

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The Erath 4th of July Association wishes to thank

the following sponsors whose generosity makes

the festival possible.

                                            
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Bank of Erath

Concepts of Care
Home Health

                                                                                                 

 

The Willis Granger Family

 

Robert B. Vincent

Attorney at Law


Festival T-Shirts

Available at

Champagne's Supermarket

& Festival Beer Booth

 

Festival T-Shirts

Available at

Champagne's Supermarket & Festival Beer Booth

 
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