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Mardi Gras Parade

Each year, to kick off Mardi Gras Celebrations for the Cities of Pineville and neighboring Alexandria, the City of Pineville hosts its annual "Night of Lights" Mardi Gras Parade. 

The 20209 parade kicks off at 7:00pm, on Feb 14, at the intersection of Main Street and Louisiana College Boulevard.  Traveling south on Main Street, through Downtown Pineville, the parade crosses the Gillis Long Bridge (Jackson Street Bridge) into Alexandria.  Then the parade turns left onto Third Street and ends just past the Alexandria Mini Park

This is a parade you don't want to miss! We hope to see you there.

If you are interested in our collectable Mardi Gras prints that commemorate each parade
click here.

 Here is a great video presentation by the Convention and Visitors Bureau.

Contact Us

Doug Gann,
Director of Downtown Development & Special Events
Physical Address
910 Main St
Pineville, LA 71360
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P.O. Box 3820
Pineville, LA 71361
  • Business: (318) 449-5660
  • Fax: (318) 443-1118
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