Mardi Gras in the Arklatex

Krewe of Centaur Parade Ready to Roll in Shreveport on Saturday
The Krewe of Centaur members gathered to get some final instructions for parade day and have a little fun during parade week. All of the members we talked with are thrilled that the forecast looks great for the big day. The parade is set to roll at 4:30 Saturday afternoon from the corner of Lake and…
Krewe of Centaur Rolls in Shreveport This Saturday
It's one of the biggest parades in the region and it rolls this Saturday. The Krewe of Centaur parade kicks off at 4:30 in the afternoon. City crews have already started putting up police tape to block off areas along the parkway. Port-o-potties will be going up all along the route in the next …
Mardi Gras Fun In The Highland Neighborhood
BIG CROWDS SHOWED UP FOR THE HIGHLAND PARADE AS MOTHER NATURE COOPERATED. BRANDON OLDENBURG OF MOONBOT STUDIOS SERVED AS GRAND MARSHALL.  HE'S NOW OFF TO HOLLYWOOD FOR THE OSCARS. A MOONBOT SHORT FILM IS NOMINATED FOR AN ACADEMY AWARD. WE DO HAVE ANOTHER PARADE ON THE WAY FOR THE LOCAL ARE…
Mardi Gras Magic set for Feb. 18
Natchitoches will celebrate Mardi Gras with two parades

NATCHITOCHES—The City of Natchitoches will celebrate the Mardi Gras holiday with Mardi Gras Magic on Saturday, Feb. 18.
The celebration kicks off with the Krewe of Wag-uns Parade, featuring pets, children, costumed characters and other comm…
Mardi Gras Arrives In The Area
MARDI GRAS SEASON IS DEFINITELY HERE. THE KREWE OF SOBEK ROLLED THROUGH THE QUEENSBORO NEIGHBORHOOD OVER THE WEEKEND. MORE THAN 70 GROUPS TOOK PART IN THE PARADE AND HUNDREDS LINED THE STREETS AROUND THE FAIRGROUNDS TO SNAP UP BEADS AND OTHER THROWS...
Should Mardi Gras Parades Roll Through Bossier Again? [AUDIO]
Ten years ago, Bossier City leaders decided they did not want to be part of the parade route for Mardi Gras anymore.  Part of the problem was security along the route.  The parades rolled from Pierre Bossier Mall down Airline Drive to Barksdale Boulevard and then over the Shreveport Barksd…