NOLA Loves a Parade!

February 16 2024 | News

Mardi Gras 2024 may be in the history books but, with St. Patrick’s Day, St. Joseph’s Day and Super Sunday all in March, you can still catch a few beads and some insight into our unique culture. Here's what's happening just a hop, skip and a buck jump from the Hotel Provincial. Check it out and then make your hotel reservations.

The Italian-American St Joseph's Day Parade, March 16

This colorful procession takes place in the French Quarter at 6 p.m. with beautiful floats, costumes, and lots of tuxedo-wearing Italian-Americans passing out green, white and red beads, silk flowers and blessed fava beans. Learn more.

Irish Channel Parade, March 17 

The Irish Channel Parade begins around 1 p.m. Throws from the Irish Channel St. Patrick’s Day Committee, organized in 1947, include all the fixings for an Irish stew. See route and learn more.

Downtown Irish Club Parade, March 17 

Put on your green shirt and head to The Downtown Irish Club Parade at 7 p.m. See route and learn more.

Super Sunday Mardi Gras Indian Processions, March 17

On Super Sunday, Mardi Gras Indian tribes meet up with other tribes for friendly competitions involving rituals such as colorful dances and chants. All Super Sunday processions are free and open to the public. Learn more.

Learn more about St. Patrick's Day events in New Orleans.

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