SPAR is holding a lottery to reserve spots at Shreveport's January and February Mardi Gras parades. The Krewe of Centaur parade is Saturday, January 30, 2016 and the Krewe of Gemini parade is February 6, 2016. Both parades are set to begin at 4 p.m. at the intersection of Lake Street and Clyde Fant Parkway and end at Preston Avenue and East Kings Highway.

You have until December 15 to sign up for the lottery.Current space holders should have received renewal letters. Any space not renewed by December 15th will be given away in the lottery. The spaces will be given away starting January 4th 2016. 

To register for the lottery, contact SPAR Event Services at 318-673-5100 Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.