The Northwest Louisiana Mardi Gras Association is recommending scrapping all Mardi Gras events planned for this summer in Shreveport and Bossier. The proposal also encourages the Krewes to cancel all Balls planned for early 2021.
The Mayor of New Orleans has faced tough questions over holding Mardi Gras with COVID questions mounting. We asked the Office of Shreveport Mayor Adrian Perkins about Shreveport's Mardi Gras celebrations.
Some residents of the Broadmoor neighborhood have been asking for years to move the Mardi Gras parade routes for the Krewes of Centaur and Gemini out of that neighborhood. But other residents love it and plan their year around the parades