The Allstate Sugar Bowl New Year’s Eve Parade, a Mardi Gras-style parade with floats, bands and other participants, entertains fans young and old prior to the Allstate Sugar Bowl. The parade begins at the intersection of Elysian Fields Avenue and Decatur Street. It travels through the French Quarter up Decatur Street along the Mississippi River, passing iconic landmarks such as The Old US Mint, the French Market, Cafe du Monde and Jackson Square. Check back for final route details and times.
The Parade is scheduled to the WDSU stage on Decatur Street inside the Jax Brewery parking lot, where WDSU will set up for live coverage of the parade – all performers have done a two-minute show at this location. The parade will wrap up at Canal Street.