Krewe of Mardi Gras announces route, start time changes

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The Krewe of Mardi Gras has announced two big changes to their parade, taking to the streets of East Houma on February 22, 2020.

The parade will now begin on West Woodlawn Ranch Road, lengthening the parade by approximately .9 mile.

The floats will line up on West Woodlawn Each Road. Busses and vehicles will enter the staging area via Industrial Blvd. and exit onto East Woodlawn Ranch Road. Bands and other marching groups will stage at Grand Caillou Middle School. Please see map below for further clarification.

The parade’s start time has also been moved up 30 minutes, beginning now at 6 p.m. instead of 6:30 p.m.

Riders are required to be at the staging area and on their floats by 5 p.m.