Mardi Gras Parades in Cajun Country
Here are just a few of the parades scheduled around south Louisiana in Cajun country during Mardi Gras season 2014.
Mardi Gras in one of the biggest celebrations all year in Louisiana and there is no exception in Cajun country! Read about Cajun Mardi Gras traditions. Below are selected parades set to roll on Mardi Gras – Fat Tuesday – on March 4, 2014.
Learn about more Mardi Gras events across the state here.
Lake Charles Mardi Gras 2014 Schedule
|Saturday, March 1||Krewe of Omega Parade||Downtown Lake Charles||2 p.m.|
|Saturday, March 1||Krewe of Barkus (doggie parade)||Downtown Lake Charles||3 p.m.|
|Sunday, March 2||Children's Parade||Downtown Lake Charles||3 p.m.|
|Sunday, March 2||Lighted Boat Parade||Civic Center in Lake Charles||7 p.m.|
|Fat Tuesday March 4||Hot Rods & Classics Parade||Downtown-Midtown Lake Charles||Noon|
|Fat Tuesday March 4||Krewe of Krewes' Parade||Downtown-Midtown Lake Charles||5 p.m.|
For a full calendar of Mardi Gras events in Lake Charles and other southwestern Louisiana locations see Southwest Louisiana Mardi Gras.
The Lafayette Area Mardi Gras 2014 Schedule:
|Fat Tuesday, March 4||Fox
15 Independent Parade - Downtown Lafayette
|Fat Tuesday, March 4||Grand
Marais Mardi Gras Parade - Jeanerette, LA
|Fat Tuesday, March 4||King's Parade - Downtown Lafayette
|Fat Tuesday, March 4||Krewe Chic-A-La-Pie Mardi Gras Parade - Kaplan, LA
|Fat Tuesday, March 4||Krewe of Coteau Mardi Gras Parade - Coteu, LA||TBA|
|Fat Tuesday, March 4||Lafayette Mardi Gras Festival Parade||TBA||View info|
For more information about events leading up to Mardi Gras Day in the Lafayette area, visit the Lafayette Convention and Visitors Commission.
Morgan City Area Mardi Gras 2014 Schedule:
|Feb. 28, 2014||Krewe of Adonis Parade||Morgan City||7 p.m.|
|March 1, 2014||Krewe of Dionysus Parade||Berwick||2 p.m.|
|March 1, 2014||Cypremort Point Parade||Cypremort Point||1 p.m.|
|March 1, 2014||Baldwin Mardi Gras Parade||Baldwin||11 a.m.|
|March 2, 2014||Krewe of Galatea Parade||Morgan City||2 p.m.|
|March 3, 2014||Krewe of Amani Parade||Patterson||2 p.m.|
|Fat Tuesday, March 4||Franklin Mardi Gras Parade||Franklin||1 p.m.|
|Fat Tuesday, March 4||Krewe of Hephaestus Parade||Morgan City||2 p.m.|
For more details on events in the Morgan City area, see CajunCoast.com.
Houma Area Mardi Gras 2014 Schedule:
|March 1, 2014||Krewe of Mardi Gras||Houma||6:30 p.m.|
|March 2, 2014||Krewe of Terreanians||Houma||12:30 p.m.|
|March 2, 2014||Krewe of Montegut||Houma||2 p.m.|
|March 3, 2014||Krewe of Cleopatra||Houma||6:30 p.m.|
|March 4, 2014||Houmas Parade||Houma||11 a.m.|
|March 4, 2014||Kajuns Parade||Houma||follows Houmas|
|March 4, 2014||Bonne Terre Parade||Houma||4 p.m.|
For more details of events in the Houma area see HoumaTourism.com.