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  • Tues 2/17 Metairie10am Krewe of Argus

    Tues 2/17 Metairie10am Krewe of Argus

    The Krewe of Argus, founded in 1972 now includes 600 male, female and child riders, has 30 floats and marching bands. Rolling on Mardi Gras Day in Jefferson Parish, it follows the Veterans Memorial Boulevard route in Metairie. A very family-oriented parade, King Argus is regarded by many in the same light as King Zulu and Rex of New Orleans. One favorite float is "George Rodrigue's Blue Dog," which throws stuffed Blue Dogs.Route DescriptionThe will begin at the intersection of Woodlawn Avenue...more>>
    The Krewe of Argus, founded in 1972 now includes 600 male, female and child riders, has 30 floats and marching bands. Rolling on Mardi Gras Day in Jefferson Parish, it follows the Veterans Memorial Boulevard route in Metairie. A very family-oriented parade, King Argus is regarded by many in the same light as King Zulu and Rex of New Orleans. One favorite float is "George Rodrigue's Blue Dog," which throws stuffed Blue Dogs.Route DescriptionThe will begin at the intersection of Woodlawn Avenue...more>>
  • Tues 2/17 Westbank 10am Krewe of Grela

    Tues 2/17 Westbank 10am Krewe of Grela

    It was the first krewe to hold a parade on the Westbank of Jefferson Parish on Mardi Gras Day and continues that tradition today. The krewe is comprised of 400 male and female riders, 27 floats and marching bands.Route DescriptionTheparade begins at the intersection of Stumpf Blvd. and Whitney AvenueThey travel down Stumpf Blvd. until they intersect with U.S. Route 90 Business (West Bank Expy.The parade takes a right on U.S. Route 90.At Whitney Street, they make a U-turn on to the other side ...more>>
    It was the first krewe to hold a parade on the Westbank of Jefferson Parish on Mardi Gras Day and continues that tradition today. The krewe is comprised of 400 male and female riders, 27 floats and marching bands.Route DescriptionTheparade begins at the intersection of Stumpf Blvd. and Whitney AvenueThey travel down Stumpf Blvd. until they intersect with U.S. Route 90 Business (West Bank Expy.The parade takes a right on U.S. Route 90.At Whitney Street, they make a U-turn on to the other side ...more>>
  • Tues 2/17 Metairie Krewe of Jefferson (follows Krewe of Argus)

    Tues 2/17 Metairie Krewe of Jefferson (follows Krewe of Argus)

    Krewe Of Jefferson was founded by former captain of the Krewe Of Jason wanted to bring Mardi Gras to Jefferson Parish. With a long-time friend, a former captain of the Krewe Of Elks Orleanians Truck parade, they organized the first Jefferson Mardi Gras. The first parade in March of 1973 consisted of twelve truck floats down Veterans Highway in Metairie.Route DescriptionThe will begin at the intersection of Woodlawn Avenue and Eldorado Street.The parade will go east to Houma Boulevard, where i...more>>
    Krewe Of Jefferson was founded by former captain of the Krewe Of Jason wanted to bring Mardi Gras to Jefferson Parish. With a long-time friend, a former captain of the Krewe Of Elks Orleanians Truck parade, they organized the first Jefferson Mardi Gras. The first parade in March of 1973 consisted of twelve truck floats down Veterans Highway in Metairie.Route DescriptionThe will begin at the intersection of Woodlawn Avenue and Eldorado Street.The parade will go east to Houma Boulevard, where i...more>>
  • Tues 2/17 Metairie Krewe of Elks Jefferson (follows Krewe of Jefferson)

    Tues 2/17 Metairie Krewe of Elks Jefferson (follows Krewe of Jefferson)

    Following the Krewe of Argus on Mardi Gras Day, this truck parade takes the Veterans Memorial Boulevard route in Jefferson Parish. Comprised of 4,000 male and female riders and featuring more than 90 trucks, it is the oldest and largest of the all the truck krewes. The Krewe of Elks-Jeffersonians share their mascot Elroy the Elk with their sister krewe the Krewe of Elks-Orleanians.Route DescriptionThe will begin at the intersection of Woodlawn Avenue and Eldorado Street.The parade will go eas...more>>
    Following the Krewe of Argus on Mardi Gras Day, this truck parade takes the Veterans Memorial Boulevard route in Jefferson Parish. Comprised of 4,000 male and female riders and featuring more than 90 trucks, it is the oldest and largest of the all the truck krewes. The Krewe of Elks-Jeffersonians share their mascot Elroy the Elk with their sister krewe the Krewe of Elks-Orleanians.Route DescriptionThe will begin at the intersection of Woodlawn Avenue and Eldorado Street.The parade will go eas...more>>
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