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New Orleans Mardi Gras Parade Schedule

A guide to every single parade, krewe by krewe, day by day.

Photo: Paul Broussard

A day-by-day guide to every single parade this Mardi Gras, plus where they start and end.

Big Freedia at the 2016 Krewe du Vieux parade. (Photo: Paul Broussard)

Mardi Gras Parade Schedule 2017

Saturday, Feb. 11

Krewe du Vieux, 6:30 p.m. — Forms at Franklin and Decatur streets; disbands at Lafayette and O’Keefe streets.

Krewedelusion, follows — Forms at Franklin and Royal streets; disbands at Lafayette and O’Keefe streets.

Friday, Feb. 17 

Krewe of Cork, 3:00 p.m. — Forms at 613 Royal Street; disbands at the Royal Sonesta hotel.

Krewe of Oshun, 6:00 p.m. — Forms at Napoleon Avenue and Perrier Street; disbands at Poydras and Tchoupitoulas streets.

Krewe of Cleopatra, 6:30 p.m. — Forms at Jefferson Avenue and Magazine Street; disbands at Poydras and Tchoupitoulas streets.

Krewe of Chewbacchus. (Photo: Rebecca Ratliff)

Saturday, Feb. 18

Krewe of Pontchartrain, 1:00 p.m. — Forms at Napoleon Avenue and Magazine Street; disbands at Poydras and Tchoupitoulas streets.

Krewe of Choctaw, follows — Forms at Tchoupitoulas Street and Napoleon Avenue; disbands at Andrew Higgins and Tchoupitoulas streets.

Krewe of Freret, follows — Forms at Napoleon Avenue and Magazine Street; ends at Mardi Gras World.

‘tit Rex, 5:00 p.m. — Forms at St. Roch Avenue and N. Robertson Street; disbands at St. Roch St. Claude Avenue.

Krewe of Sparta, 6:00 p.m. — Forms at Napoleon Avenue and Magazine Street; disbands at Henderson and Tchoupitoulas streets.

Krewe of Pygmalion, 6:15 p.m. — Forms at Napoleon Avenue and Magazine Street; disbands at the Marriott on Convention Center Boulevard.

Krewe of Chewbacchus, 7:00 p.m. — Forms at St. Roch Avenue and N. Robertson Street; disbands at 4321 St. Claude Ave.

A dog dressed as beloved local character Mr. Okra at a recent Barkus parade. (Photo: Paul Broussard)

Sunday, Feb. 19

Krewe of Femme Fatale, 11:00 a.m. — Forms at Napoleon Avenue and Magazine Street; disbands at Poydras and Tchoupitoulas streets.

Krewe of Carrollton, follows — Forms at Jefferson Avenue and Magazine Street; disbands at Poydras and Tchoupitoulas streets.

Krewe of King Arthur and Merlin, follows — Forms at Jefferson Avenue and Magazine Street; disbands at Poydras and Tchoupitoulas streets.

Krewe of Alla, follows — Forms at Jefferson Avenue and Magazine Street; disbands at Poydras and Tchoupitoulas streets.

Krewe of Barkus, 2 p.m. — Forms and disbands at Armstrong Park.

The Nyx parade. (Photo: Paul Broussard)

Wednesday, Feb. 22

Krewe of Druids, 6:30 p.m. — Forms at Jefferson Avenue and Magazine Street; disbands at Poydras and Tchoupitoulas streets.

Krewe of Nyx, 7:00 p.m. — Forms at Jefferson Avenue and Annunciation Street; disbands at Poydras and Tchoupitoulas streets.

Thursday, Feb. 23

Knights of Babylon, 5:30 p.m. — Forms at Napoleon Avenue and Magazine Street; disbands at the Marriott hotel on Canal Street.

Knights of Chaos, 6:15 p.m. — Forms at Napoleon Avenue and Magazine Street; disbands at Roosevelt Way and Canal Street.

Krewe of Muses, 6:30 p.m. — Forms at Jefferson Avenue and Magazine Street; disbands at Poydras and Tchoupitoulas streets.

A float during the Hermes parade. (Photo: Cheryl Gerber)

Friday, Feb. 24

Krewe of Hermes, 6:00 p.m. — Forms at Napoleon Avenue and Magazine Street; disbands at Poydras and Tchoupitoulas streets.

Krewe d’Etat, 6:30 p.m. — Forms at Jefferson Avenue and Magazine Street; disbands at the Marriott hotel on Canal Street.

Krewe of Morpheus, 7:00 p.m. — Forms at Jefferson Avenue and Annunciation Street; disbands at Tchoupitoulas and Poeyfarre streets.

A float from the Endymion parade. (Photo via Flickr user Philippe Leroyer)

Saturday, Feb. 25

Krewe of Iris, 11:00 a.m. — Forms at Napoleon and Claiborne avenues; disbands at Poydras and Tchoupitoulas streets.

Krewe of Tucks, 12:00 p.m. — Forms at Napoleon Avenue and Laurel street; disbands at Poydras and Tchoupitoulas streets.

Krewe of Endymion, 4:15 p.m. — Forms at City Park and Orleans avenues; disbands at Girod Street  and Loyola Avenue.

A float in the Bacchus parade. (Photo: Paul Broussard)

Sunday, Feb. 26

Krewe of Okeanos, 11:00 a.m. — Forms at Jefferson Avenue and Magazine Street; disbands at Poydras and Tchoupitoulas streets.

Krewe of Mid-City, 11:45 a.m. — Forms at Jefferson Avenue and Magazine Street; disbands at Canal and Magazine streets.

Krewe of Thoth, 12:00 p.m. — Forms at Tchoupitoulas and State streets; disbands at Poydras and Tchoupitoulas streets.

Krewe of Bacchus, 5:15 p.m. — Forms at Tchoupitoulas Street and Napoleon Avenue; ends at Convention Center Boulevard and Calliope Street.

A float in the Orpheus parade. (Photo: Paul Broussard)

Monday, Feb. 27

Krewe of Proteus, 5:15 p.m. — Forms at Napoleon Avenue and Constance Street; disbands at the Marriott hotel on Canal Street.

Krewe of Orpheus, 6:00 p.m. — Forms at Tchoupitoulas Street and Napoleon Avenue; ends at Convention Center Boulevard and Calliope Street.

Revelers take to the streets to enjoy the Rex parade on Mardi Gras day. (Photo: Cheryl Gerber)

Tuesday, Feb. 28 – MARDI GRAS DAY!

Krewe of Zulu, 8:00 a.m. — Forms at Claiborne and Jackson avenues; disbands at N. Broad and Orleans avenues.

Krewe of Rex, 10:00 a.m. — Forms at Claiborne and Napoleon avenues; disbands at Canal and Tchoupitoulas streets.

Krewe of Elks Orleans, follows — Forms at Claiborne and Napoleon avenues; disbands at Tulane Avenue and S. Robertson Street.

Krewe of Crescent City, follows — Forms at Claiborne and Napoleon avenues; disbands at Tulane Avenue and S. Robertson Street.

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