Tags: Courir de Mardi Gras, festivals, Mardi Gras, Parades
It is time to make your Mardi Gras plans! Fat Tuesday will be celebrated February 25, 2020, with some krewes parading in January.
Here is Mardi Gras 2020 by parish:
FEB 15 – Children’s Courir de Mardi Gras, LARC’s Acadian Village, 8:00 a.m.
FEB 15 – Carencro Mardi Gras Parade. Starts at Carencro High ends by Carencro Community Center. 11 a.m.
FEB 15 – Krewe des Chiens. Downtown, Lafayette. 2:00 p.m.
FEB 16 — Courir de Mardi Gras-Old-Fashion Mardi Gras Run. Vermilionville, Lafayette
FEB 21-25 – Le Festival de Mardi Gras à Lafayette. Cajun Field, Lafayette. Carnival rides & games, live music, food vendors, parades roll through festival grounds. Times vary.
FEB 22 – Youngsville Mardi Gras Parade. 11 a.m. Youngsville. Public Works building to Fountain View.
FEB 15 – Mermentau Cove Courir de Mardi Gras de L’anse. Morse. Traditional run down the back roads of Mermentau Cove making several stops including private homes and Istre Cemetery. Day ends with a fais do-do and gumbo.
FEB 23 – Church Point Children’s Courir de Mardi Gras. 1036 E Ebey-Saddle Tramp House, Church Point. Begins 8:00 a.m. Downtown for parade at 12:30 p.m. Awards at 1 p.m.
FEB 25 – Krewe of King & Queen Extraordiare. Rayne. 4 p.m. (337-304-2204)
FEB 25 – Carnival D’Acadie (Mardi Gras). Downtown, Crowley. Fair, live music and street dance, costume contests, parade. 10-5 p.m.
FEB 16 — 16th Annual Mardi Gras Parade/Chicken/Pig Chase. Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Lebeau, parade 1 p.m.
FEB 25 – Grand Marais Mardi Gras Parade. Hwy 90 E at College Rd., Jeanerette. 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Jefferson Davis Parish
FEB 15 – Lake Arthur Mardi Gras Parade. Lake Arthur. 4 p.m.
FEB 15 – Elton’s Children Mardi Gras Run, Elton Park. 8-5 p.m.
FEB 22 – Elton’s Adult Mardi Gras Run, 8-5 p.m.
St. Landry Parish
FEB 15 – Imperial Mardi Gras Ball, Delta Grand Theatre, Opelousas, 7 p.m.
FEB 22-23 – Lil Nate’s L’Argent Tailride, Chicken Run & Parade. Yambilee Arena, 1939 W Landry St., Opelousas.
FEB 22-23 – Cajun Courir de Mardi Gras Run. Saddle Tramp Club House, 1036 E Ebey St., Downtown Church Point.
FEB 24 – Lundi Gras Boucherie. Lakeview Park & Beach, 1717 Veterans Memorial Hwy., Eunice.
St. Martin Parish
FEB 23 – Henderson Mardi Gras Parade. Henderson. 12:30 p.m.
St. Mary Parish
FEB 22 – Baldwin Mardi Gras Parade. Baldwin. ending at Baldwin Community. 1 p.m.
FEB 22 – Cypremort Point Boat Parade. Cypremort Point State Park, Hwy. 319. 1 p.m.
Other Louisiana Mardi Gras celebrations.