Get ready for Carnival season!
Friday, Feb 9th: Krewe of Adonis
7 PM, Morgan City
The parade will begin at the intersection of Brashear Avenue and Federal Avenue, near MD Shannon School turning onto Onstead Street and continuing down Sixth Street to Marguerite Street, Ninth Street/Hwy.70, Brashear onto Victor II Blvd and ending at the Morgan City Auditorium on Myrtle St.
Friday, Feb 9th: Krewe of Southdowns
The Krewe of Southdowns hits the streets Friday night! They will be rolling rain or shine starting at Glasgow Middle School starting at 7 PM. This year’s theme for the night parade is The Renaissance. The Krewe of Southdowns was also the first family-friendly night Mardi Gras Parade in the city.
Saturday, Feb. 10th: The Krewe of Dionysus
2 PM, Berwick
It will begin on Gilmore Street, proceeding to John, Robichaux and Mount streets before returning to Gilmore.
Saturday, Feb 10th: Spanish Town Parade
One of the most anticipated and unique day parades in Baton Rouge hit the streets Saturday in downtown. The Spanish Town Parade will be rolling starting at noon on Spanish Town Road. This year they will be extending their route- adding a loop up Main Street to North 9th and back to 4th Street on Laurel.
Saturday, Feb 10th: 5th Annual Baton Rouge Mardi Gras Fest
10 AM -7 PM, North Boulevard Town Square
Sunday, Feb 11: The Krewe of Good Friends of the Oaks
1 p.m. in downtown Port Allen.
The parade will run rain or shine. In the event of turbulent weather (thunderstorm/high winds), they may push back start time. They advise parade goers check their Facebook page for updates.
Sunday, Feb. 11th: Krewe of Galatea
2 PM, Morgan City
The parade route will begin on Second Street under the LA 182 Bridge proceeding north to Onstead Street, Sixth Street, Marguerite Street, Hwy. 70/Ninth Street, Clothilde and Victor II Boulevard, ending at the Municipal Auditorium on Myrtle Street.
Monday, Feb 12th: Krewe of Amani
2 PM, Patterson
The parade will begin at Patterson High School on Hwy. 182/Main Street and continues down Hwy. 182/Main St. to the Place Norman Shopping Center on Hwy. 182/Main Street.
Monday, Feb 12: Krewe of Comogo
The Krewe of Comogo parade has been from Sunday night in Plaquemine to Monday, 7pm due to weather concerns.
Tuesday, Feb 13th: Franklin Mardi Gras Parade
1 PM, Franklin
This parade will begin at Franklin Senior High School on Main Street. It travels east on Main Street, making a U-turn and then continues onto Willow Street. The parade then turns right onto Third Street, disbanding at the end of Third Street.
Tuesday, Feb 13th: Siracusaville Mardi Gras parade
2 PM, Siracusaville
Begins on Siracusa Road to James Street to Grace Street, ending at Siracusa Recreation Park.
Tuesday, Feb. 13th: Krewe of Hephaestus
St. Mary Parish
Begins on the corner of Sixth and Sycamore streets, it proceeds south on Sixth Street to Marguerite Street, to Ninth Street/Hwy. 70, to Clothilde and Victor II Boulevard, ending at the Morgan City Municipal Auditorium on Myrtle Street.
Cypremort Point Mardi Gras: Cancelled
The Cypremort Point Mardi Gras has been cancelled due to weather concerns. It was scheduled to roll Sunday, Feb 10.
The Baldwin Mardi Gras parade: Cancelled
The Baldwin Mardi Gras parade has been cancelled due to weather concerns. They were scheduled to roll Saturday, Feb 10th.