SOUTH MISSISSIPPI (WLOX) - Sunday parades are ready roll, despite weekend reshuffling. The weekend's severe weather caused several cancellations and rescheduling of some parades.
However, Sunday's parades are still rolling as scheduled, including the St. Paul Carnival Association and the Jackson County Carnival Association parades.
Below are the scheduled times and routes:
Sunday, February 19, 2012
Pascagoula (New time/date! Moved from Saturday!)
Jackson County Carnival Association - Downtown, 2:00 p.m.
This parade begins at Ingalls Avenue to Market Street. It will continue north to Jackson Avenue then south ending at Pascagoula and Ingalls Avenue. Click JCCA to view the parade route.
Diamondhead (New time/date! Moved from Saturday!)
Krewe of Diamondhead - Community center, 12:00 p.m.
The route starts at the Diamondhead Community Center, then heads to the Diamondhead Country Club. Expect to see around 30 units with some very detailed Mardi Gras décor.
North Bay Carnival Association - LeMoyne Blvd., 1:30 p.m.
A float packed parade awaits you. This parade will roll through LeMoyne Blvd. in St. Martin. Then to Central Avenue in D'Iberville. To view the parade route click here.
St. Paul Carnival Association - Highway 90, 12:00 p.m.
The parade starts at the corner of Davis Avenue and Second Street. It continues to Scenic Drive, turning west to Henderson Avenue. Then north to St. Louis, east to Church Street, south to Second Street, east on Second to Davis Avenue. Click St. Paul Carnival Association for more information about the parade.