Mardi Gras Parade Slidell, LA
We are the oldest Carnival organization in Slidell, Louisiana established in 1970.
Parade day is on the 3rd Sunday before Mardi Gras Day.
The Krewe of Perseus was chartered by the State of Louisiana on April 27, 1970, thus making it the oldest Carnival organization in Slidell.
We are incorporated as “Beau Geste, Inc.” or in English, “Graceful Gesture”. The purpose of the Krewe was (and is) to bring a true Mardi Gras ball and parade to the City of Slidell.
How to become a member, fees for members and riders only, princess and consorts, yearly events and more.
The Bal Masque is a long time tradition of keeping the year's Royalty a secret, revealed the night of the Bal. Riders also reveal their Parade Day costumes.
Our route is the traditional Slidell Parade Route which loads up at Fritchie Park and begins at Salmen High School. The parade begins at 1:00 p.m. and runs 3 to 4 hours.