The team of Clydesdales sponsored by Budweiser beer is visiting New Orleans for Carnival. The hitch team of giant horses pulling a red wagon will appear at various Mardi Gras celebrations.
Friday, Feb. 13, 6:30 p.m., Krewe d’Etat parade
Saturday, Feb. 14, 4:15 p.m., Krewe of Endymion parade
Sunday, Feb. 15, 5:15 p.m., Krewe of Bacchus parade
Tuesday, Feb. 17, 10 a.m., Krewe of Argus parade
This year marks the 82nd anniversary of the Budweiser Clydesdales, which made their first appearance on behalf of Anheuser-Busch on April 7, 1933, when they delivered a case of Budweiser to the White House in celebration of the repeal of prohibition of beer.