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Sat 2/7 Uptown 1p Krewe of Pontchartrain

History: The Krewe of Pontchartrain was organized in 1975 and is named after Lake Pontchartrain, which forms the northernmost border of New Orleans. The Krewe of Pontchartrain consists of both men and women whose goal is to provide a quality Mardi Gras parade for the citizens of New Orleans and its guests.

Route Description
  • Parade starts at Napoleon Ave and Tchoupitoulas St.
  • Parade proceeds north to St. Charles Ave, then turns right (east).
  • Parade follows St. Charles Ave to Lee Circle, goes around the circle and back on St. Charles Ave (north) to Canal St.
  • The parade turns left (northwest) onto Canal St  to Burgundy Street, u-turns, and then proceeds on the opposite side of Canal St (southeast).
  • Parade ends at Canal St and North Peters St.
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