LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - Lake Charles’ Fourth of July celebration “Red, White, Blue & You” was streamed online this year due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Instead of a parade and outdoor festival, a patriotic concert and fireworks was streamed live on KPLC’s website and Facebook page on July 4.
The City of Lake Charles hosted a drive-through flag giveaway Saturday afternoon at Historic City Hall on 1001 Ryan Street. Volunteers passed out hand-held American flags, along with a children’s prize, to each car.
Brandon Broussard and Chez de Bon Temps, a Southwest Louisiana-based traditional Cajun band, was live on Lake Charles City Hall’s Facebook at 7:15 p.m. to 8:15 p.m.