Well it is finally here.  Mardi Gras week.  Everyone is getting excited because this is like a national holiday for Louisiana.

I have compiled a list of the events going on this week for Mardi Gras in Southwest Louisiana including the parade dates and times.

The Merchant's Parade is scheduled for Friday, February 13th at 7 p.m.

The Krewe of Omega is Saturday, February 14th at 2 p.m.

The Children's Parade takes place at 3:30 on Sunday followed by the Lighted Boat Parade at 7 p.m..

The Motor Gras parade is set for 11 a.m. on Fat Tuesday February 17th.

The Krewe of Krewes parade rolls at 7 p.m. on Fat Tuesday February 17th.