Shirley Pierson
Parade Chair
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Parade Route and Map

~Parade begins at the Fairgrounds near the 
        corner of Grosjean and Pershing Blvd
        toward Greenwood Rd. 
~Turn left onto Greenwood Rd headed West.
~Turn right onto Mertis Ave headed North.
~Turn right onto Lakeshore Dr headed East. 
~Turn right onto Missouri Ave headed South.
~Turn right onto Pershing Blvd returning to         the Fairgrounds.

Parade length: 3 miles

Annual Mardi Gras Parade 
Lost In Space
Krewe of Sobek 
P.O. Box 3215 
Shreveport, La.71133 
August 22, 2016 

Greetings from the Krewe of Sobek: 
It will soon be Mardi Gras fun time again. The parade will be rolling promptly Saturday, January 14, 2017 at 1:00 PM. Our parade continues to be a parade that everyone can enjoy. Also, get tickets for our Grande Bal that will be held Friday, January 13th at the Convention Center. It’s an adult affair, go to our website for more information.  

We are grateful for your past participation and we certainly hope you look forward to participating again this year. We wholeheartedly welcome new parade participants and promise that we will do everything in our power to make this a memorable event. So, please, spread the word! Below is all of the pertinent information: 

COST: $40 PER UNIT; $65 for 3 or more motorized vehicles (motorcycle, riding clubs, etc.) 
  December 1, 2016 all fees will increase by $10 ($40 to $50 and $65 to $75) 
  All checks/money order should be made payable to the Krewe of Sobek.  

STAGING: State Fairgrounds at 11:00 AM. You will be forwarded additional info when your entry is received. 

ROUTE: Exit the Fairgrounds onto Greenwood Road headed west; right turn, headed 
  north on Mertis Street; right turn, headed east on Lakeshore; right turn, 
  headed south on Missouri back to the Fairgrounds.  

Please complete the attached entry form and return with your check or money order to P. O. Box 3215, Shreveport, LA 71133. If you have questions, please contact me at 318.286.0939 or you can email me at Thank you for your support, it is most appreciated. If you are interested in purchasing beads, please let me know.  

Shirley Pierson 
Parade Chair 

Tari Bradford 
Captain VI 

“Laissez les bons temps rouler.”