Southern Decadence Grand Marshall Walking Parade
The SUNDAY AFTERNOON parade is the traditional Southern Decadence
Grand Marshal Parade. It is a walking parade with no motorized vehicles
except for one truck at the front of the parade that will carry the sound system
for the Southern Decadence Grand Marshals’ entourage.
The parade formation time is about 1:00 P.M.
The parade starting time is 2:00 P.M.
The parade starts near Barracks and Royal Streets.
The parade ends near Bourbon and St. Philip Streets.
SOUTHERN DECADENCE TRIVIA
2019 is the 48th Annual Southern Decadence celebration.
However, 2019 brings us the 45th annual Sunday afternoon parade.
This is because there was no official parade in 1972,
2005 (Hurricane Katrina) and 2008 (Hurricane Gustav).