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Krewe du Kidz Walking Parade

Sat. Feb. 11

Kickoff the Mardi Gras season at the second annual Krewe du Kidz Parade on Saturday, February 11!

Let’s kickoff an epic Mardi Gras season at the second annual Krewe du Kidz Parade throughout Downtown OWA! This fantastic celebration is a walking and non-motorized vehicle parade taking place on Saturday, February 11, beginning and ending on the OWA Island.

$10 online pre-registration includes an entry for a random Kidz King & Queen drawing! The Krewe du Kidz King & Queen will be announced via Facebook Live on Thursday, February 9 at noon.

Schedule of events

  • 1-2pm – Registration and check-in
  • 2-2:20pm – Parade Lineup
  • 2:30pm – Parade Starts
  • 3-4pm – Afterparty with DJ Patrick

$15 day-of registration will run from 1-2pm on the OWA Island.

Parade participants may line up between 2 and 2:20pm on the OWA Island with a parade start time of 2:30pm. Guests are encouraged to dress festively, bring their own throws, and decorate their non-motorized wagons and scooters.

Stick around for the afterparty featuring DJ Patrick on the OWA Island immediately following the parade until 4pm. There will be music, face paintings, balloon animals and lawn games!

Register now!

Registration required for kids aged 18 and under. All children that wish to participate must be paid for individually. Responsible adults accompanying the children during the walking parade may participate for free. However, if you would also like a t-shirt, can also submit a registration form and pay the registration fee.