Lake Charles Mardi Gras 'Do's & Dont's'

Lake Charles Mardi Gras 'Do's & Dont's'
(Source: KPLC)

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - Parade Do's & Dont's:

  1. DO NOT LITTER.
  2. No glass containers of any kind.
  3. Leave pets at home.
  4. Leave all valuables at home.
  5. NO open fires in or on vehicles.
  6. Do not pour hot coals on the ground.
  7. Stay behind all police lines or curbs.
  8. Do not run up to or near the floats.
  9. Do not follow or chase floats.
  10. Do not throw anything at the floats or float riders.
  11. Please watch your children.
  12. Be kind and courteous to your neighbor.
  13. No bikes, skateboards, roller blades or hoverboards/Smart Balance Wheel along the parade route.
  14. Do not obscure sidewalks.
  15. Street vendors are not allowed to operate north of Clarence Street (Downtown or on Civic Center property). Street vendors north of 18th Street must be off the route at parade start time. Vendors south of 18th Street must be off the route 30 minutes after parade start time.
  16. Please bag litter and trash and place at curb after the parade.  Bagged litter and trash will be picked up beginning at 7 a.m., Wednesday, February 14, 2018.

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