Mardi Gras season comes early in 2018 and starts soon after the New Year…once again, Dauphin Island will host the first parades of the season with the Krewe de la Dauphine parade on Saturday, January 13th and the Town of Dauphin Island People’s Parade on Saturday, January 20th. The Town’s parade is open to all, click here to learn more and apply to participate.
Both parades kick off at 1pm starting at the east end of the Island and traveling down Bienville Boulevard to the Public Beach. Make your plans today to visit for the weekend or make a day trip out of it and tailgate along the parade route. Dauphin Island parades are family-friendly and be sure to bring plenty of bags for all they goodies you’ll be catching!