Mardi Gras season is here in northwest Louisiana and here's the latest updated calendar of events for revelers and king cake lovers alike here in the Ark-La-Tex!

Sat5-Jan-2019Mardi Gras MassSt. Pius X9amFree
Sat5-Jan-2019Loblolly 12th Night Revelers LuncheonHoliday Inn Downtown1-3pm$35
Sat5-Jan-201912th NightBossier Civic Center6pm-12am$50
Sat12-Jan-2019Krewe of Artemis-Springhill Grand BalLouisiana Downs Red River Room6pm, tableau 7pm$80
Sat12-Jan-2019Krewe of Excellence All Aboard the Soul Train PartyBen Johnson Auditorium Natchitoches9pm-1:30am$20
Fri18-Jan-2019Krewe of Sobek Grand Bal XVI 'Disco Nights'Shreveport Convention Center6pm, tableau 8pm$80
Sat19-Jan-2019Krewe of Elders Stars in Hollywood Grand Bal XXIAmerican Legion Post 146pm, tableau 7:30pm$50-$65
Sat19-Jan-2019Krewe of Sobek ParadeLouisiana State Fairgrounds1pm
Fri25-Jan-2018Krewe of Akewa Grand Bal
Sat26-Jan-2019Krewe of Atlas Grand BalShreveport Convention Center6pm, tableau 7:30pm$85
Sun27-Jan-2019Krewe of Barkus & Meoux Jazz BrunchMargaritaville Paradise Theater11:30-3pm$50-55
Fri1-Feb-2019Krewe of Justinian Grand Bal XXV 'Run for the Roses'Horseshoe Casino Riverdome6:30pm, tableau 8pm$100-$125
Sat2-Feb-2019Krewe of Demeter Grand BalDave Means 4-H Center (Mansfield)
Sat2-Feb-2019Krewe of Nemesis Grand Bal II 'Nemesis Goes to Neverland'Springhill
Fri8-Feb-2019Krewe des Ambassadeurs Grand Bal XVII 'The British Are Coming'Sam's Town Casino7pm$80
Sat9-Feb-2019Krewe of Centaur Grand Bal XXVIIIShreveport Convention Center6:30pm, tableau 8pm$80
Sat9-Feb-2019Krewe of Excellence Grand  BalNatchitoches Events Center
Sun10-Feb-2019Krewe of Barkus & Meoux Pet Royalty RaffleRotolo's Craft & Cork on E. 70th12-3pm
Fri15-Feb-2019Krewe de les Femmes Mystique Grand Bal 'Road to Rio'DiamondJacks Casino6:30pm, tableau 7:30pm$75-$90
Sat16-Feb-2019Krewe of Gemini Grand Bal XXX 'Gemini's World Adventure'Shreveport Convention Center6:30pm, tableau 8pm$105
Sat16-Feb-2019Krewe of Dionysos Grand BalNatchitoches
Sat16-Feb-201922nd Minden Main Street Mardi Gras/Fasching ParadeMinden5:30pmFree
Sat16-Feb-2019Springhill Main Street Mardi Gras ParadeSpringhill1pmFree
Sun17-Feb-2019Krewe of Demeter ParadeMansfield2pm
Sat23-Feb-2019Krewe of Centaur Parade 'Centaur Rocks'Shreveport4pmFree
Sun24-Feb-2019Krewe of Barkus & Meoux Pet ParadeOld Reeves Marine next to CenturyLink Center12-4pmDonation
Fri1-Mar-2019Krewe of Harambee Grand BalHorseshoe Casino Riverdome6:30pm, tableau 8pm
Fri1-Mar-2019Krewe of Highland Grand Bal XXIV 'Greatest Show on Earth'Randall T. Moore Center
Sat2-Mar-2019Krewe of Gemini Parade 'Gemini's World Adventure'Shreveport4pmFree
Sat2-Mar-2019Krewe of Dionysos Parade 'It's Only Rock and Roll'Natchitoches
Sun3-Mar-2019Krewe of Highland ParadeHighland neighborhood2pmFree
Tues5-Mar-2019Fat Tuesday Children's Parade hosted by the Krewe de les Femmes MystiquePierre Bossier Mall6:30-9:30pmFree
Tues5-Mar-2019Fat Tuesday Official Bridge Closingin front of Riverview HallFree