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Saturday, July 3, 2021

Celebrate Independence Day at beautiful Lafreniere Park in Metairie at Uncle Sam Jam! Each year, festival-goers look forward to live music, delicious food and great company! This FREE festival features top local and national acts. Then, stick around for the spectacular fireworks show at 9:00 p.m.!  It's the event's 25th anniversary celebration and what better way to celebrate than with a few thousand friends!

Come out and enjoy the beauty and amenities of Lafreniere Park with friends and family!  The concert meadow and its sprawling 155-acre green space is an ideal setting to celebrate our nation’s independence!

USJ 2021 Line Up

Fireworks fileFireworks at 9:00 p.m.

FREE Event

Want Parking & Premium Viewing?  Purchase the Stars & Stripes Pass: $50.00 per vehicle/4 Wristbands for Premium Stage Viewing/Comfort Station-Restroom/Cash Bar.  ADVANCE SALE ONLY Purchase available on beginning Friday, June 18th.  *Packets containing parking pass & wristbands MUST be picked up by 3:00 p.m. July 1st at the Lafreniere Park Office (3000 Downs Boulevard, Metairie, LA 70003/504-838-4389)

LIMITED parking will be available in Lafreniere Park at $5.00 per vehicle.

Park & Shuttle Available!  Park at the Shrine on Airline (6000 Airline Drive, Metairie, LA 70003) and take the Shuttle FREE to/from Uncle Sam Jam!

Uber & Lyft Designated Drop-off and Pick Up in Lafreniere Park

For more information, please visit www.unclesamjamjefferson.

ALLOWEDFireworks file

Single, Collapsible Chairs
Blankets & Ground Tarps
Tents/Shade Canopies ONLY in Designated Areas
Wheelchairs, Medical Scooters
Strollers for Children
Wagons or Pull-Carts


NO Outside Food & Beverage
NO Pets Allowed at the Concert Meadows during Festival/Concert Hours, EXCEPT SERVICE ANIMALS with Credentials
NO Ice Chests/Coolers
NO Camelback Back Packs/Hydration Packs
NO Skateboards/Hoverboards/Roller Skates/Bicycles
NO Glass or Metal Containers

NO Video and Audio Recording Equipment
NO Unauthorized Vending or Solicitation
NO Fireworks or Explosives
NO Kites or Sky Lanterns
NO Drones or Remote Controlled Flying Devices
NO Weapons, Illicit Drugs, and Other Contraband

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