Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras in New Roads

Two parades parades are held in New Roads.  Approximately 75,000+ people attend these parades.  This family-friendly event boasts the second oldest Krewe next to one out of New Orleans, and is the second largest Mardi Gras celebration in the State of Louisiana.  There are pproximately 75 floats and/or groups that participate in the parades.


New Roads holds Mardi Gras every year on Fat Tuesday with two themed parades.  Come to New Roads and enjoy these wonderful parades!