Shreveport-Bossier Fun Guide

Mardi Gras Parades and More... 

Shreveport-Bossier is gearing up to welcome one of our biggest Carnival seasons in history! Early parades and parties planned for 2020 include: the Twelfth Night Party, Saturday, Jan. 4; the Krewe of Centaur's King Cakes and Cocktails, Thursday, Jan. 16; the Krewe of Sobek Parade, Saturday, Jan. 18; and the Krewe of Harambee Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Monday, Jan. 20. For a complete list of upcoming Mardi Gras events, visit or view or download the 2020 edition of The Gris Gris Guide to Mardi Gras in Shreveport-Bossier.

Win a Ride in a Mardi Gras Parade!

While you're here, enter to win the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for two guests to ride in the Krewe of Highland Mardi Gras Parade on Sunday, Feb. 23! Contest entries must be received by Feb. 1. See the complete contest rules here.   

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