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Mardi Gras 2012 Schedule Of Events

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It's carnival time again! All over Acadiana, preparations are taking place to celebrate Mardi  Gras 2012. From the Mardi Gras Balls to the parades, here's a list of what's going on and when here in Acadiana for Mardi Gras 2012.


Friday, February 3rd

 
 
  • Krewe des Chiens 'People Ball'

Location: Abacus, 530 West Pinhook, Lafayette

Time: 7:30pm

More Info: Flyer Information and registration available here.

  • Krewe of Andalusia Mardi Gras Parade

Location: Downtown New Iberia

Time: 6:30pm – Until

 

Friday, February 10th

 
 
 

Saturday, February 11th

 
 

  • Lake Arthur Mardi Gras Parade

  • Krewe des Chiens Parade For Dogs

Location: Downtown Lafayette

Time: 2pm (registration begins at noon)

Info: $25 Registration in advance, $35 Day of

More Info: paradefordogs.com

  • Carencro Mardi Gras Parade

Location: Begins at Carencro High, Ends at Carencro Community Center

Time: 11am

More Info: cityofcarencro.org

  • Rotary Club Mardi Gras Ball

Location: Cade Community Center

Time: 7:00 pm

Entertainment: Sideshow

Cost: $25 per ticket

More Info: stmartinville.org

 

Sunday, February 12th

 
 
  • Courir de Mardi Gras

Location: Vermilionville, Lafayette

Time: 10:45 – 1:00pm

Cost: Adults $8, Seniors $6.50, Children $5, Under 6 years FREE

More Info: bayouvermilion.org

  • Scott Mardi Gras Parade

Location: Usual parade route

Time: 1:00 pm

  • Krewe of Ezana Jeanerette Mardi Gras Parade

Time: 1 p.m.

Directions: Canal, MLK & Main St, Jeanerette

 

Friday, February 10th

 
 
  • Friday Night Parade

Location: Lafayette, regular parade route

Time: 6:30 pm

 

Friday February 17th-Sunday February 19th

 
 

  • Church Point Courir de Mardi Gras

Location: Downtown Church Point

Time: Friday – 5-10:30pm, Saturday 8:30am-10:30pm, Sunday 7am-4pm

Event Info: churchpointmardigras.com

 

Friday, February 17th

 
 

Le Festival de Mardi Gras a Lafayette

Location: Cajun Field, Lafayette

Time: Carnival & Live music begins at 6pm

Performers: The Molly Ringwalds, Blaine Roy & Second Wind, Corey Ledet

More Info: lafayettemardigrasfestival.com

 

Saturday February 18th

 
 
  • Jennings Mardi Gras Festival & Parade

Location: Founders Park, Main St. in Jennings

Time: 10:30am until

More Info: cityofjennings.com/events

  • Lake Fausse Pointe Mardi Gras Parade

Location: Lake Fausse Pointe State Park – 5400 Levee Rd. St. Martinville

Time: 2pm

More Info: lastateparks.com

  • Children's Parade

Location: Regular Lafayette Parade route

Time: 12:30pm

More Info: gomardigras.com

  • Le Festival de Mardi Gras a Lafayette

Location: Cajun Field, Lafayette

Time: Carnival & Live music begins at 1pm

Performers: Marc Broussard, Jamie Bergeron & The Kickin Cajuns, Chris Mulkey w/ Whiskey Bay, The Phossils, Caleb Elliott

More Info: lafayettemardigrasfestival.com

  • Youngsville Mardi Gras Parade

Time: 11am

Route: Church Street to Lafayette Street

Registration: City Hall, by Friday Feb 17th

 

Sunday, February 19th

 
 

  • Newcomers Mardi Gras Parade

Location: St. Martinville

  • Le Festival de Mardi Gras a Lafayette

Location: Cajun Field, Lafayette

Time: Carnival & Live music begins at 1pm

Performers: 10 Years, Nick L Beer, Horace Trahan, Biscuithound, Caleb Elliott

More Info: lafayettemardigrasfestival.com

Time: 1:00pm

 

Sunday, February 19th – Tuesday, February 21st

 
 
  • 12th Carnival D'Acadie Downtown

Location: Crowley

Time: Sunday 3-10pm, Monday, 3-11pm, Tuesday 10am-7pm

Info: Music, carnival rides, street dancing, festival foods, free admission

More Info: crowleyla.com

 

Monday, February 20th

 
 

  • Lundi Gras at the Village

Location: Le Vieux Village – 828 E. Landry St. Opelousas

Time: 5:00-8:00pm

About: Geno Delafose & French Rockin' Boogie from 6-8pm, boucherie demonstration and tours of Le Vieux Village

  • Queen's Parade

Location: Usual Lafayette parade route

Time: 6:00pm

More Info: gomardigras.com

  • Le Festival de Mardi Gras a Lafayette

Location: Cajun Field, Lafayette

Time: Carnival & Live music begins at 6pm

Performers: Wayne Toups, Lafayette's Bayou Boys, Side Show, Dikki Du, Louisiana's Kids

More Info: lafayettemardigrasfestival.com

 

Tuesday, February 21st

 
 

  • 25th Tee Mamou

Location: Downtown Iota

Time: 9:00am – 5:00pm

More Info: iotamardigras.com

  • Grand Marais Mardi Gras Parade

Location: Hwy 90 E. at College Road in Jeanerette

Time: 11:00am

  • Krewe Chic-A-La-Pie Mardi Gras Parade

Location: Downtown Kaplan

Time: 2:00pm

  • Krewe of Coteau Mardi Gras Parade

Location: Francis Romero Memorial Park & LA 88 in Coteau

Time: 1:00pm

  • King's Parade

Location: Usual Parade route in Lafayette

Time: 10:00am

  • Lafayette Mardi Gras Festival Parade

Location: Usual Parade route in Lafayette

Time: Immediately following King's Parade

  • Fox 15 Independent Parade

Location: Usual Parade route in Lafayette

Time: 2:00pm

  • Le Festival de Mardi Gras a Lafayette

Location: Cajun Field, Lafayette

Time: Carnival & Live music begins at 11:00am

Performers: Krossfyre, Lee Benoit, Andy Smith Band

More Info: lafayettemardigrasfestival.com

 

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