It Does Not Get Much More Patriotic Than This Festival Held at USS KIDD Cover Photo

It Does Not Get Much More Patriotic Than This Festival Held at USS KIDD

The USS KIDD has hosted an annual 4th of July celebration in the downtown Baton Rouge area for over two decades. In that time, it has developed into an incredible family event that celebrates our nation’s freedom. Now, see what the buzz is about when you participate in USS KIDD’s 4th of July Spectacular this Thursday night!

Over the past several years, the KIDD’s 4th of July Spectacular has become synonymous with the patriotic activities that attract thousands of families from across Louisiana and the southern United States. According to the Downtown Development District, the Baton Rouge 4th of July Fireworks Celebration brings in between 75,000-100,000 visitors per year.

There’s a lot to look forward to during the 4th of July Spectacular! Events will include a hot dog eating contest, popsicle parade, watermelon seed-spitting contest, and live performances. Make your day even more spectacular by purchasing tickets to view fireworks from the ship or All-Inclusive VIP tickets.

Regular admission to USS KIDD’s 4th of July Spectacular is $15 for everyone ages 4 and up. VIP admission is $25 for children (4-12) and $65 for adults (13+). VIP with ship access ticket holders can enjoy catering from a local restaurant. Food and drink will be provided to VIP attendees from 6:00 P.M. to 9:30 P.M. For more information, visit

Community interaction is an important part of life, which is why Creekside Crossing Apartments in Walker, Louisiana is urging you to join in the all of the excitement at this event! Don’t be shy—plenty of fun awaits in the greater neighborhood beyond our beautiful apartment community.

Event Time/Date:
Thursday, July 4, 2019—4:00 PM

Event Venue Location:
USS Kidd Museum
305 South River Road
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70802

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