2018 New Orleans Mardi Gras Parade Schedule

Your go-to calendar and guide for Big Easy Carnival dates.

Thirty-eight—that’s how many Mardi Gras parades will pass through New Orleans neighborhoods this Carnival seazon. That’s if you don’t count the impromptu processions that pop up on their own or the dozens of additional parades taking place in neighboring ’burbs. Where’s the party? In the streets.

Laissez Boys krewe New Orleans

Jan. 27

  • Krewe du Vieux, French Quarter, 6:30 pm
  • Krewe Delusion, French Quarter, follows Krewe du Vieux

Feb. 2

  • Krewe of Cork, French Quarter, 3 pm
  • Oshun, Uptown, 6 pm
  • Cleopatra, Uptown, 6:30 pm

Krewe of Cork

Feb. 3

  • Pontchartrain, Uptown, 1 pm
  • Choctaw, Uptown, 2 pm
  • Krewe of Freret, Uptown, 3 pm
  • ’tit Rex, Marigny, 5 pm
  • Knights of Sparta, Uptown, 6 pm
  • Pygmalion, Uptown, 6:15 pm
  • Chewbacchus, Marigny, 7 pm

Mardi Gras parade schedule, New Orleans

Feb. 4

  • Femme Fatale, Uptown, 11 am
  • Carrollton, Uptown, noon
  • King Arthur, Uptown, 12:30 pm
  • Alla, Uptown, 1 pm
  • Barkus, French Quarter, 2 pm

Barkus parade New Orleans

Feb. 7

  • Druids, Uptown, 6:30 pm
  • Nyx, Uptown, 7 pm

Mardi Gras parade schedule, New Orleans

Feb. 8

  • Knights of Babylon, Uptown, 5:30 pm
  • Chaos, Uptown, 6:15 pm
  • Muses, Uptown, 6:30 pm

Muses parade New Orleans

Feb. 9

  • Hermes, Uptown, 6 pm
  • Krewe d’Etat, Uptown, 6:30 pm
  • Morpheus, Uptown, 7 pm

Feb. 10

  • Iris, Uptown, 11 am
  • Tucks, Uptown, noon
  • Endymion, Mid-City, 4:15 pm

Endymion parade New Orleans

Feb. 11

  • Okeanos, Uptown, 11 am
  • Mid-City, Uptown, 11:45 am
  • Thoth, Uptown, noon
  • Bacchus, Uptown, 5:15 pm

Bacchus parade New Orleans

Feb. 12 - Lundi Gras

  • Red Beans and Rice, Marigny, 2 pm
  • Dead Beans, Mid-City, 2 pm
  • Proteus, Uptown, 5:15 pm
  • Orpheus, Uptown, 6 pm

Red Beans and Rice parade New Orleans

Feb. 13 - Mardi Gras Day

  • Zulu, Uptown, 8 am
  • Rex, Uptown, 10 am

Rex Parade New Orleans

 

 

Douglas Brantley
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