Hannibal Buress is a comedian from Chicago who appeared recently on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. Since I'm still behind on my DVR watching, I just saw it yesterday. Man, is this guy funny! His five minutes on Fallon was all about New Orleans...
The University of Louisiana at Lafayette is joining the Mardi Gras fun with the student-organized Krewe of Roux parade, a tradition for more than 25 years. The parade,will begin at 4 PM on Thursday, February 7, 2013. It will roll down Rex Street, turn right onto St...
(UPDATED 2/22/12; 3:02PM): The Independent Weekly has run a story with more details surrounding the scuffle that took place Tuesday at the Mardi Gras Independent Parade line-up area (the Independent Weekly and the Independent Parade are not related.
No garbage or recycling today in Lafayette. Everybody's service will be pushed back one day.
King's Court Costume Contest is at 9AM.
Family Friendly Mardi Gras is at Parc Putnam, 9AM-4PM. Fun & games for families in an alcohol and tobacco-free environment.
Festival du Mardi Gras at Cajun Field is open 10AM -8PM, Andy Smith Band 11-1, Lee Benoit, 1:30-3:30, Krossfyre 4-6pm.
Parades: Gabriel is