Blues, Brews, & BBQ Day at the RiverMarket 07/4/2015 Enjoy this destination to shop and gather on the picturesque Ouachita River. This french-style market has a variety of culture, education and entertainment. The RiverMarket offers produce, artisan handmade items, food, and entertainment in a “town square” setting. Don't miss out on all the fun!
The CenturyLink Star Spangled Spectacular! 07/4/2015 It's time to celebrate America's independence! The annual Independence Day fireworks display will be on July 4th, 2015 at 9:00 pm. Best viewed from downtown Monroe, or close by, the fireworks will be shot from the center of the Endom Bridge! Display begins promptly at 9:00 pm, so don't be late!
Downtown River Jam 07/4/2015 Kevin D. Alexander, APLC presents Downtown River Jam on July 4th at the Downtown Riverwalk from 5pm-9pm!! There will be food trucks, spirits, and beer tastings. You don't wanna miss it! Come out and watch the fireworks while listening to live music with a fresh brew in your hand!!
Where to Eat
- Greek & Lebanese
Athena 1530 Sterlington Road, Ste. A & B, Monroe Try their homemade chick pea hummus or spinach pie to start and then choose from salads, gyros, lamb chops, mousaka, shawarma or distinctive kabobs.
Trio's 2219 Forsythe Avenue, Monroe A popular meeting place among the hip local crowd.