Catch Blue Jays Parading This Mardi Gras Season
Parade-goers can watch and cheer on Blue Jays in five parades this Mardi Gras season. Jesuit’s MCJROTC, Blue Jay Marching Band, Blue Jay Jazz Band, Cheerleaders, and Jayettes will march and perform in Sparta, Carrollton, Hermes, Bacchus, and Mid-City parades. With much appreciation, parent volunteers accompany their Blue Jays along the route.
See the chart below for details. *Actual start times may vary.
|Saturday||Jan. 30||MCJROTC||Sparta||6 p.m.|
|Sunday||Jan. 31||Blue Jay Marching Band, Jayettes, Cheerleaders||Carrollton||Noon|
|Friday||Feb. 5||MCJROTC||Hermes||6 p.m.|
|Sunday||Feb. 7||Blue Jay Jazz Band||Mid-City||11:45 a.m.|
|Sunday||Feb. 7||Blue Jay Marching Band, Jayettes, Cheerleaders||Bacchus||5:15 p.m.|
Endymion Parade Parking – Saturday, Feb. 6
From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Jesuit will offer parking for parade goers on a first-come, first-served basis. Drivers should enter from Banks Street and will be directed to a spot from there. Parking is $20 (cash only) for the entire day, and the lots will be monitored by New Orleans Police Department officers. The $20 fee will also include access to a portable restroom on the premises.