Mardi Gras Safety for the weekend
Lafayette, Scott, and Carencro parades this weekend
Lafayette, LA (KADN) — The Carencro parade will begin at 11 am tomorrow morning. The roads will be closed an hour earlier and no one will be able to travel on the highways once they are closed. It is expected to last three hours. The Rio parade in Lafayette will start rolling at six o'clock tomorrow night, and the Scott parade will be held on Sunday starting at one in the afternoon. The local police departments want to remind the public that no glass containers will be allowed along the routes of any parade. Paintball guns, water guns, fog machings, and fireworks are also prohibited.