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If this Mardi Gras will be your first time to yell, 'Throw me something, mister,' this guide is for you!

What are the unspoken rules/hints to having a great Shreveport Mardi Gras parade day experience?

Shreveport Reddit user u/Friendly_Buy_2926/ hit up the local page to ask for the low down on how to navigate Mardi Gras parades here in northwest Louisiana. I was pleasantly surprised, as a fan of Mardi Gras, by how spirited and positive the conversation became. The advice is sound and I know other people will benefit from this insider knowledge.

Shreveport Reddit users tell all when it comes to Shreveport Mardi Gras parades.

This user is 100% accurate. Our next response hit the nail on the head as well. Your parade day experience will vary greatly depending on where you are located on the route.

As you can tell, the different krewe's parades are all vastly different. Here's to having a great time and letting the good times roll like a native! Happy Mardi Gras, y'all!

BTW, if you're looking for scoop on where to find some of the different king cakes available in the area, as well as specialty one from south Louisiana, keep reading the thread. There are some great suggestions.

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