Mardi Gras children’s parade calls for float entries

Alexandria, LA – The Alexandria Mardi Gras Association is calling for float entries for the annual Mardi Gras Children’s Parade to be held Saturday, February 6, at 10:00 a.m. This year’s Grand Marshal is Miss Louisiana Outstanding Teen Julia Williams.

This year’s parade will once again line up near Tenth Street and Murray Street. The route rolls up Murray to Fifth Street, over to Jackson Street, and then turns down Third Street where it ends at the intersection of Third and Winn Streets.

Applications are available at www.alexmardigras.com. The entry fee is $100.00 with application. The entry fee and application must be received by January 22, 2015 for eligibility to participate in the parade. Please send all applications and checks to Alexandria Mardi Gras Association – 3421 Wainwright Street, Alexandria, LA 71301.

For more information please contact Parade Chairman Mary McCampbell at (318) 613-0326.