LIST: 2023 Mardi Gras Parade Schedule

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Published: Jan. 4, 2023 at 9:40 AM CST|Updated: Jan. 24, 2023 at 3:08 PM CST
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BILOXI, Miss. (GULF COAST WEEKEND) - The 2023 Carnival Season is underway, and South Mississippi is ready to let the good times roll! Here’s a look at parades and events happening all across the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Are we missing your event? Send all the details to GulfCoastWeekend@wlox.com and we’ll add it to our list.

January 5

5 p.m. - Biloxi’s Twelfth Night Celebration, Biloxi Visitors Center

January 6

5:30 p.m. - Mississippi Aquarium Sail Lighting Ceremony, Downtown Gulfport

January 21

5 p.m. - Long Beach Carnival Association Jeep-a-Gras Parade, Downtown Long Beach

Long Beach Carnival Association Jeep-a-Gras Parade Route for 2023
Long Beach Carnival Association Jeep-a-Gras Parade Route for 2023(WLOX)

(Editor’s note: Due to anticipated bad weather, the Lucedale Carnival Association Parade has been rescheduled to Jan. 21.)

February 4

1 p.m. - Pass Christian Carnival Association

Pass Christian Carnival Association Parade Route for 2023
Pass Christian Carnival Association Parade Route for 2023(WLOX)

1 p.m. - Ocean Springs Elks Club Carnival Parade, Downtown Ocean Springs (Begins on Front Beach, ends on Government Street)

Ocean Springs Elks Club Carnival Parade Route for 2023
Ocean Springs Elks Club Carnival Parade Route for 2023(WLOX)

1:30 p.m. - Krewe Unique Mardi Gras Parade, Downtown Ocean Springs (directly follows the Elks OS parade)

Krewe Unique Mardi Gras Parade Route for 2023
Krewe Unique Mardi Gras Parade Route for 2023(WLOX)

February 5

1 p.m. - Lizana Mardi Gras Parade, Harrison County (Begins and ends at Lizana Elementary. Route will go down Cable Bridge Road to Northrop Cuevas to Moran Road)

Lizana Mardi Gras Parade Route for 2023
Lizana Mardi Gras Parade Route for 2023(WLOX)

February 11

10 a.m. - Biloxi Children’s Walking Parade, Downtown Biloxi

Biloxi Children’s Walking Parade Route for 2023
Biloxi Children’s Walking Parade Route for 2023(WLOX)

Noon - Pass Christian Krewe of Wreckage Kids Parade (Starts at Davis Avenue and Scenic Drive, ends at Market Street and Scenic Drive)

2 p.m. - Picayune Krewe of Pearl Parade, Downtown Picayune

Picayune Krewe of Pearl Parade Route for 2023
Picayune Krewe of Pearl Parade Route for 2023(WLOX)

6 p.m. - Carnival Association of Long Beach, Downtown Long Beach (Begins at Cleveland Avenue)

Carnival Association of Long Beach's Parade Route for 2023
Carnival Association of Long Beach's Parade Route for 2023(WLOX)

7 p.m. - Gautier Men’s Club, Gautier (Begins at Dolphin Road)

Gautier Men’s Club Parade Route for 2023
Gautier Men’s Club Parade Route for 2023(WLOX)

February 12

Noon - Krewe of Nereids Parade, Bay St. Louis/Waveland (Begins on Drinkwater Road)

Krewe of Nereids Parade Route for 2023
Krewe of Nereids Parade Route for 2023(WLOX)

12:30 p.m. - Krewe of Barkloxi PAWrade, Biloxi Town Green

Krewe of Barkloxi PAWrade Route for 2023
Krewe of Barkloxi PAWrade Route for 2023(WLOX)

February 17

7 p.m. - Ocean Springs Carnival Association Night Parade, (Begins on Front Beach, ends on Government Street)

Ocean Springs Carnival Association Night Parade Route for 2023
Ocean Springs Carnival Association Night Parade Route for 2023(WLOX)

February 18

11 a.m. - Lucedale Carnival Association Parade (Rescheduled from Jan. 21)

Lucedale Carnival Association Parade Route for 2023
Lucedale Carnival Association Parade Route for 2023(WLOX)

Noon - Krewe of Diamondhead Mardi Gras Parade, (Begins on Gex Drive, ends at the Diamondhead Country Club)

Krewe of Diamondhead Mardi Gras Parade Route for 2023
Krewe of Diamondhead Mardi Gras Parade Route for 2023(WLOX)

Noon - Secondliners Mardi Gras Club, Downtown Biloxi

Secondliners Mardi Gras Club Biloxi Parade Route for 2023
Secondliners Mardi Gras Club Biloxi Parade Route for 2023(WLOX)

1 p.m. - Jackson County Carnival Association, Pascagoula (Note: Construction will be finished by parade day, so this year JCCA will return to its original route!)

Jackson County Carnival Association Parade Route for 2023
Jackson County Carnival Association Parade Route for 2023(WLOX)

1 p.m. - Krewe of Gemini Day Parade, Gulfport

Krewe of Gemini Day Parade Route for 2023
Krewe of Gemini Day Parade Route for 2023(WLOX)

5:30 p.m. - Krewe of Neptune Night Parade, Downtown Biloxi

Krewe of Neptune Night Parade Route for 2023
Krewe of Neptune Night Parade Route for 2023(WLOX)

February 19

Noon - St. Paul Carnival Association, Pass Christian (Begins at Davis Avenue & Highway 90)

St. Paul Carnival Association Parade Route for 2023
St. Paul Carnival Association Parade Route for 2023(WLOX)

1 p.m. - Second Street Social Club, Gulfport (Begins just east of the Gulfport Public Safety Center, down Second Street to Centennial Plaza)

Second Street Social Club Parade Route for 2023
Second Street Social Club Parade Route for 2023(WLOX)

1 p.m. - D’Iberville North Bay Association, Downtown D’Iberville (Begins on Lemoyne Boulevard, ends on Automall Parkway)

D’Iberville North Bay Association Parade Route for 2023
D’Iberville North Bay Association Parade Route for 2023(WLOX)

February 20

5 p.m. - Bay St. Louis Mystic Krewe of the Seahorse, Bay St. Louis (Begins at the L&N Train Depot)

Bay St. Louis Mystic Krewe of the Seahorse Parade Route for 2023
Bay St. Louis Mystic Krewe of the Seahorse Parade Route for 2023(WLOX)

February 21-Fat Tuesday

1 p.m. - Gulf Coast Carnival Association Mardi Gras Parade, Downtown Biloxi

Gulf Coast Carnival Association Mardi Gras Parade Route for 2023
Gulf Coast Carnival Association Mardi Gras Parade Route for 2023(WLOX)

1 p.m. - The Krewe of Real People Next Generation Parade, Bay St. Louis

The Krewe of Real People Next Generation Parade Route for 2023
The Krewe of Real People Next Generation Parade Route for 2023(WLOX)

Are we missing your event? Send all the details to GulfCoastWeekend@wlox.com and we’ll add it to our list.