The City of Lake Charles is accepting entries for the annual Fourth of July “Red, White, Blue, & You” parade to take place on Wednesday, July 4, 2018. Submit your entry forms for floats, marching units, vehicles, motorcycles, bicycles, golf carts, and wagons. Everyone is welcomed to participate in this annual parade and decorate their “units” in honor of Independence Day.

The parade line-up begins at 4:30 p.m., and it's "first come, first placed", said a media release. Also, "no line-up numbers will be issued." The parade begins at 6 p.m., with the route set to travel from Mill Street, down Ryan Street, and then on to Dr. Michael DeBakey Drive.

Need more details? Contact Katie Harrington at 337.491.1382, or email Katie.Harrington@CityofLC.us.

Also, no alcoholic beverages will be allowed on the parade units.