Downtown Block Party 08/31/2016 Join First Baptist Downtown Monroe as they host an fun filled evening with live music from Bradley Bridges, food trucks, door prizes, and games for all ages.
First Thursday Downtown 09/1/2016 On the first Thursday of every month join Antique Alley for extended shopping hours. Enjoy sips, nibbles, and store specials during extended shopping hours at participating merchants
My Mini Masur Drop In Activity 09/3/2016 Bring your kids and let the creativity flow at the Masur Museum as they create an art project. This event is free of charge and children will leave with a unique art project.
Mardi Gras in Monroe-West Monroe
Join us in Monroe-West Monroe for our 2016 Mardi Gras. The day is full of family fun and Mardi Gras adventures. Below you will find the schedule of events for Saturday, January 30!
Schedule of Events
10:30 am - Krewe of Janus Children's Mardi Gras Parade
Complete with beads and floats and Mardi Gras fun at Pecanland Mall's Center Court. Registration begins at 9:30 am and the first 100 participants receive a goody bag!
1:30 pm - 10th Annual Krewe of Paws Mardi Gras Pet Parade See a twist on the traditional Mardi Gras festivities with pets of all sorts in costumes and floats, and of course plenty of beads along their parade route in Antique Alley! If you are interested in entering your pet, please see the registration information on our Calendar of Events Listing Page.
3:30 pm - Jester Jog 5K Let the good times...RUN with this fun 5k in downtown West Monroe. This race will benefit Paws of Northeast Louisiana. Click here to register.
6 pm - Krewe of Janus Mardi Gras Parade: Jean Lafitte Treasures Join us for Mardi Gras fun in Downtown West Monroe and Monroe as lighted floats and marching bands parade through the Twin Cities.
Krewe of Janus Mardi Gras Parade Route
Click HERE to download a route map.