Big Mardi Gras Parade Weekends

A combined total of more than 400,000 revelers are expected to attend the Krewe of Centaur and Krewe of Gemini parades, which are the largest parades in northern Louisiana. Download a map of the parade route for these two parades.

For a full list of events taking place in Shreveport-Bossier throughout Mardi Gras season, visit or download The Gris Gris Guide to Mardi Gras in Shreveport-Bossier or view the Gris Gris Guide in digital format or download the parade routes. The hotels in Shreveport and the Shreveport-Bossier area at-large are waiting for you to join in the fun.

Shreveport-Bossier Parade Dates for 2020:

  • Krewe of Sobek: Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020
  • Krewe of Harambee: Monday, Jan. 20, 2020
  • Krewe of Centaur: Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020
  • Krewe of Barkus and Meoux Pet Parade: Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020
  • Krewe of Gemini: Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020
  • Krewe of Highland: Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020


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