Westlake, Louisiana native Joshua Ledet is now one of the final Top 6 on American Idol and needs your votes even more each week!

This week like every week since Josh made it into the top 12, the have a American Idol viewing party in Westlake and your invited!  Details?

Kaylen Fletcher who is the public relations manager for the Southwest Louisiana Convention & Visitors Bureau says:

Come out and be a member of TEAM JOSH this Wednesday, April 25, by attending the American Idol viewing party beginning at 5:30 p.m. at the Westlake Multi-Purpose Complex, 1221 Sampson St.

There will be free food and door prizes donated by local businesses as well as free Wi-Fi for fans to use to vote.

“Our family wants to show our love for Josh and appreciation for the community by providing a place to bring the entire family to watch and enjoy. The support that the area has shown for him has been such a blessing,” said Jason Ledet, Joshua’s older brother.

Joshua is currently in the Top 6 but still needs everyone to vote on Wednesday at 9:01 p.m. If he makes it to the Final 3, American Idol will come to Southwest Louisiana to film Joshua’s hometown return as he meets his fans and participates in local festivities.

There are three easy ways for you to vote:

1.       Toll-free Voting:  To vote, simply watch American Idol on FOX, from 7-9 p.m. and dial Josh’s assigned telephone number starting at 9:01 p.m. until 11 p.m. Votes are unlimited when calling or texting.

2.       AT&T Text Voting: Joshua Ledet will be assigned his own SMS/text message short code number each Wednesday. AT&T wireless customers only may text the word ‘VOTE’ to Joshua’s 4 digit short code numbers.

3.       Online Voting: If you have a Facebook account, you can also vote online at www.AmericanIdol.com. Online voting is limited to 50 votes per account.

Voting will open at the end of each performance show on Wednesday night at 9:01 p.m. You will have at least two hours to cast your votes.  The results will be broadcast on FOX Thursday at 7 p.m.

Become a fan and follow Joshua Ledet on Twitter @JLedetAI11.

Source: Southwest Louisiana Convention & Visitors Bureau

So for a fun family time and to support one of our own right here in Southwest Louisiana, go out to Westlake tomorrow night.  If you can't make it, the MAKE SURE TO VOTE!