Contact Us
Parades

Parades

Thinkstock
Thinkstock
[

The 5 People I See at Every Mardi Gras Parade

I have no idea how many parades I've ridden in. Here are 5 people I see at every parade.

Read More

Category: Entertainment Tags: ,
Facebook photo
Facebook photo
[

Southwest Louisiana Mardi Gras Parade Schedule

The countdown is on to Fat Tuesday (2/28)! Parades and chicken runs are scheduled throughout southwest Louisiana, and we don't want you to miss a minute of the purple, green and gold fun of Mardi Gras.

Read More

Credit - swlamardigras.com
Credit - swlamardigras.com
[

Lake Charles Museum Has Most Mardi Gras Costumes In The World!

According to louisianatravel.com, the Mardi Gras Museum of Imperial Calcasieu has "more Mardi Gras costumes that can be found in one place than anywhere in the world!"

Read More

(Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)
(Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)
[

Emergency Responder Appreciation Events Slated To Kick Off Hurricane Awareness Day

Law enforcement officers, firefighters, and all emergency responders will be the guests of honor during an appreciation ceremony and parade to kick off Hurricane Awareness Day Saturday, September 26th, at the Lake Charles Civic Center...

Read More

Cheryl Gerber/Getty Images News
Cheryl Gerber/Getty Images News
[

What’s Your Favorite Location for Mardi Gras Parades?

As we all know, the big parade, the Krewe of Krewes Parade is Tuesday evening at 5 p.m. and we'd like to know the answer to one simple question.

What's your favorite place to stake a claim and watch the parades?

We have a few choices on the poll, but you can also enter your own favorite location.

Let us know where you like to be on the parade route.

Read More

hqdefault11
[

Are You Ready for Mardi Gras? [VIDEO]

We're just one day away from Mardi Gras and if you're not ready, you're running out of time to get there!  Here are some scenes from past Mardi Gras celebrations here in SWLA to get you in the mood...

Read More

GS
GS
[

Mardi Gras Alert — Motor Gras Parade Moved Because of Weather Forecast

While this weekend promises to be nice, the forecast for Mardi Gras day is not that great. As of right now, there is a 60% chance of rain during the day on Fat Tuesday, so there will be a change in the parade line-up.

Read More

Mardi Gras Parade
getty images/Brendon Thorne
[

Can Obscene Lyrics Be Banned from Parade Floats?

Though it is not a written law ... the city of St. Martinville has banned "rap music with vulgar lyrics" from it's Mardi Gras parade. This has upset the American Civil Liberties Union of Louisiana.

Read More

Getty Images/ Justin Sullivan
Getty Images/ Justin Sullivan
[

Sulphur Mardi Gras Parade — February 7th

Never let it be said that Sulphur waits until the last minute. The City of Sulphur has scheduled their Mardi Gras parade for February 7th.

Here are the details

Read More

Mardi Gras Beads
iStock
[

Weather for Mardi Gras in Lake Charles (Updated 3/4/14)

With the Royal Gayla and Lundi Gras party tonight and the parades tomorrow... the weather has took a turn for the worse as Lake Charles prepares for Mardi Gras celebrations.

Read More

Bead Earning Poll
poll daddy
[

This Week’s Poll Results … No Flashing, Romantic Valentines, Krewes Parade Wins!

We like to know your opinion so we post new polls every week. You can take the polls for fun or earn Lake House points for taking them. Here are the results from last week's polls.

Read More

parade
swlamardigras.com
[

Time to Enter Mardi Gras Parades

If you want to be in the Mardi Gras Parades ... now is the time to get your entry in. Here are all the details.

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://929thelake.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for The Lake House quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive The Lake House contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.