68th Annual

ERATH

4TH OF JULY

Celebration

2014 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

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SATURDAY, JUNE 7, 2014

 

19TH ANNUAL 4TH OF JULY BAR-B-QUE COOKOFF    

The BBQ Cookoff will be held at QSA RV Park on the North Road in Erath. 

Judging will begin at 5:00 PM.  Results will be announced at 6:00 PM.

Food and beverages will be available for purchase.

RV Rental spots are available.  Call Kristin at (337) 658-9384 for rental information.

                *Call Matt at (337) 315-3465 for more information.      

 

Music  

DJ - Wesley LeMaire & Wesbound  12:00 PM –   5:00 PM

Live Music by CajuNation             6:30 PM   –   8:30 PM

Live Music by SideShow               9:00 PM   – 12:00 AM

 

HOMEMADE PIE BAKING & DESSERT CONTEST

Bring your favorite homemade pie or dessert for the contest.  Entries must be there by 3:15 PM.

*Call Melody at (337) 804-2569 for more information.

 

SPECIAL CONTESTS 

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

Ice Cream Sandwich Eating Contest (Ages 18 & Over)

Time:  4:00 PM

   

 

SATURDAY, JUNE 28, 2014

 

BABY KING AND QUEEN CONTEST

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

Division II              (13-24 months)                                                                                    Contest:                 8:30 AM

                                                                                                                                                All contest will be held at the

Division III             (25-36 months)                                                                                    Erath Community Building                               

Division IV             (37 months-4 years)                                                                           Erath City Park

 

*For entry details, call Romona (337) 937-5071.

 

QUEENS PAGEANT – Jr. Division Competition

Little Miss 4th of July                            Ages 5, 6, & 7                                       Erath Community Building - Erath City Park

Young Miss 4th of July                         Ages 8, 9, & 10                                    Time:  2:30 PM

Jr. Miss 4th of July                                Ages 11, 12, & 13                                “Sunday Best” Attire                                           

 

               *Entry Deadline is June 20th at 6:00 PM.  Call (337) 937-0691 for more information.

 

QUEENS PAGEANT – Sr. Division Competition

                                                                                                                               

Teen Miss 4th of July                           Ages 14 - 17                                         Erath Community Building - Erath City Park

Miss 4th of July                                     Ages 18 - 23 (single)                          Time:  7:00 PM

                                                                                                                                 Formal Attire                        

                                          

               *Entry Deadline is June 20th at 6:00 PM.  Call (337) 937-0691 for more information.

 

 

SUNDAY, JUNE 29, 2014

 

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

 

Erath Farmers Market

Seasonal produce, baked goods, jellies, honey, and arts and crafts, beginning at 9:30 AM.

               *Call (337) 522-2338 for more information.

 

MONDAY, JUNE 30, 2014

 

BRACELET NIGHT ($20.00 per bracelet)                                                      MUSIC – Disk Jockey      

Bracelets will be honored from 6:00 PM – 10:30 PM                                   Wesley LeMaire & Wesbound

Cajun Carnival Rides                                                                                         6:00 PM – 10:30 PM

6:00 PM – 10:30 PM

 

Tuesday, JULY 1, 2014

 

BRACELET NIGHT ($20.00 per bracelet)                                                      MUSIC – Disk Jockey      

Bracelets will be honored from 6:00 PM – 10:30 PM                                   Wesley LeMaire & Wesbound

Cajun Carnival Rides                                                                                         6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

6:00 PM – 10:30 PM

 

FAIS DO DO

Gryphus

Featuring Erath’s own Logan Soileau

8:00 PM – 10:30 PM

 

 

Wednesday, JULY 2, 2014

 

BRACELET NIGHT ($20.00 per bracelet)                                                      MUSIC – Disk Jockey      

Bracelets will be honored from 6:00 PM – 10:30 PM                                   Wesley LeMaire & Wesbound

Cajun Carnival Rides                                                                                         6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

6:00 PM – 10:30 PM

 

FAIS DO DO

The Beau Young Band

8:00 PM – 10:30 PM

 

 

Thursday, JULY 3, 2014

 

Cajun Carnival Rides

6:00 PM – 12:30 AM

 

FAIS DO DO

Leroy Thomas & the Zydeco Roadrunners

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

 

Wayne Toups

9:30 PM – 12:00 AM

DANCE CONTEST: 11:00 PM

                                                                                                                               

 

****FRIDAY, JULY 4, 2014 ****

 

  14th 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 – 12:00 AM

                                                                                                                                                                                               

PARADE

5:00 PM

 

FAIS DO DO

Louisiana Red

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

 

Geno Delafose & French Rockin’ Boogie

9:30 PM – 12:00 AM

                                                                                                                                               

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.

 


Bank of Erath

 


Concepts of Care
Home Health

 

 

The Willis Granger Family

 

 

 

 
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