The Advocate will publish Mardi Gras ball stories from Carnival krewes in and around the Baton Rouge and Lafayette areas.
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Baton Rouge’s signature Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade provoked controversy for the second year in a row, with critics saying its risqué style of humor went too far this past weekend.
Thursday, February 11, 2016
On the water, off the water, people, cats, dogs, family-friendly, mature-themed, day, night — all of south Louisiana’s a parade between now and Fat Tuesday, Feb. 9.
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
We celebrated those who give of their time and talents and local artists. We dined in the dark and raised money to spread a little sunshine. All in all, just a typical week in Red Stick.
Mardi Gras is winding down here in the Capital City. Last weekend, I got to attend two of my very favorite balls — Spanish Town and the Krewe of Apollo. As I write this, my feet are still trying to recover from all the dancing. Be sure and visit t…
Monday, February 08, 2016
They take bribes. They get the best seat in the house. They drink, flirt and revel, sometimes to excess, and they’re loved for it.
Capital Area Transit will alter bus routes over the weekend because of Mardi Gras parades in Baton Rouge.
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
The commute for drivers got a little brighter Monday morning as those passing by the City Park Lake noticed the annual pink flamingo flock migrated into town overnight in Baton Rouge. Must mean the annual Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade is just aro…