St. Landry Parish 2016 Mardi Gras Events



St. Landry Parish Mardi Gras events:

Children’s Mardi Gras – January 29-30 
Features a parade and special activities at Lakeview Park & Beach

Grand Coteau Mardi Gras Ball – January 30, 2016
Live music featuring Terry & The Zydeco Bad Boyz

Cajun Country Courir de Mardi Gras (Eunice Mardi Gras) – February 5-9, 2016
Features daily live music, street dances, old fashioned fais do-do barn dances, youth and adult Mardi Gras runs, boucherie
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Downtown Opelousas Mardi Gras Celebration – February 5, 2016
Features live music, costume contest, and childrens’ activities

Lil Nate’s 5th Annual L’Argent Trailride & Chicken Run – Feburary 5-7, 2016 
Three days of live music with a rodeo, DJs, cash prizes and a chicken run

Eunice Lil’ Mardi Gras (Childrens’ Run) – Feburary 7, 2016
A chicken run for children up to age 14

17th Annual Half-Fast Krewe of Frank Mardi Gras Parade – February 9, 2016
Floats, marching bands, dance troupes, live music, and more

Sunset Mardi Gras Parade – February 9, 2016
Features music and local vendors