Mardi Gras 2004 Parades & Events

January 31
Ocean Springs Elks Mardi Gras Parade
Historic Downtown Ocean Springs. (228) 875-4424.

February 7
Lizana Carnival Association
Lineup begins at 12 pm at Lizana Elementary, Parade begins at 2 pm.
The parade route runs from Lizana Elementary down Cable Bridge Road to Northrop Cuevas, through to Moran Road, back to Cable Bridge Road, ending at Lizana Elementary. This year's theme is "Funtime Mardi Gras".

February 7
Orange Grove Kids Parade 
Begins at 2 pm, Dedeaux Rd and Highway 49.

February 9
Picayune's Krewe of Roses Parade
Begins at 6 pm. Goodyear Blvd to Hwy 11 to Main Street to Canal Street.

February 14
Biloxi Children's Mardi Gras Walking Parade
Check-in & registration from 10-10:30 am; Parade begins at 11 am. Children may walk, ride bicycles, wagons, skateboards, scooters or roller-skate/roller blade. Everyone is encouraged to wear a mask or costume. The parade begins at Howard Ave and the I-110 overpass through the Vieux Marche Mall, south on Lamuese St and conclude at the Town Green, Biloxi. (228) 435-6370.

February 14
Bay St. Louis' Krewe of Kids Parade
11 am parade. North Bay Elementary School, Cedar Point, Bay St Louis. (228) 467-0506.

February 14
Biloxi's Secondliners Mardi Gras Club Parade
Begins at 2 pm. Starts on Esters Blvd then goes through downtown Biloxi.

February 14
Orange Grove Carnival Association Parade
Begins at 2 pm, Community Road and Klein Road, goes west on Dedeaux Road to Hwy 49, north on Hwy 49 to Rayburn Plaza.

February 14
Gautier Men's Club Mardi Gras Parade
7 pm parade. Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, Jackson County Campus, Highway 90 and circles Singing River Mall, Gautier. (228) 935-5511.

February 15
Krewe of Nereids Mardi Gras Parade
1 pm parade. Choctaw Plaza on Highway 90, Waveland. (228) 467-7635.

February 15
Long Beach Carnival Association Parade
2 pm parade. Lumpkin Stadium on Cleveland. (228) 864-8822.

February 15
Krewe of Selene & Royal-T
6:30 pm, Burger King through the shopping center to Golf Club Drive and ending at the Country Club, Diamondhead. (228) 255-7801.

February 21
Jackson County Carnival Association Mardi Gras Parade
1 pm parade. Market Street, Jackson Avenue and Pascagoula Street in downtown Pascagoula. (228) 497-3269.

February 21
Krewe of Diamondhead Parade
12 pm parade. Diamondhead Community Center to front gate, east on County Road (about 2 miles) to new country club. (228) 255-6922.

February 21
Wiggins - Stone County Mardi Gras & 100th Birthday Parade
12 pm parade. Begins at the Depot and travels down Magnolia Drive, then back up First Street to end at the Depot.

February 21
Krewe of Gemini Day Parade
2 pm parade. 19th Street and 25th Avenue, Gulfport. (228) 864-3584.

February 21
Moss Point's Recreation Department Parade 
3 pm parade. Goes down Main Street through the city.

February 22
St. Paul's Carnival Association Mardi Gras Parade 
Begins at 12 pm. Davis and Handy Street, Pass Christian. (228) 452-7359.

February 22
D'Iberville's North Bay Mardi Gras Parade
2:30 pm parade. St. Martin Library on LeMoyne Blvd will wind its way through the D'Iberville area. (228) 388-1925.

February 23
Gulf Coast Carnival Association Coronation Ball
King d'Iberville and Queen Ixolib crowned to reign over Mardi Gras 2002. Maids, dukes, and past royalty are presented. 8 pm - 1 am. Mississippi Coast Coliseum & Convention Center, 2350 Beach Blvd, Biloxi. (228) 432-8806.

February 24
Gulf Coast Carnival Association (Day Parade)
11 am parade. Parade begins at Main Street. (228) 432-8806.

February 24
Krewe of Real People Parade
1 pm, Bay St. Louis. 467-9852 or 467-2247.

February 24
Krewe of Neptune Parade
Begins at 2 pm. Main Street through downtown Biloxi to Hwy 90, Porter Ave, and ends on Howard Ave. Biloxi. (228) 396-9846.

February 24
Gulf Coast Carnival Association Night Parade
5:30 pm parade. Parade begins at Main Street. (228) 432-8806.

February 24
Krewe of Gemini Night Parade
6 pm. 30th Avenue and 13th Street, Gulfport. (228) 452-7639 or 864-0337.