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Saturday, February 11th, 2023 - 6:00pm-10:00pm

Route Map

2023 Parade Information


Parade Route: 3.8 miles

  • Parade starts in West Monroe at 1118 Natchitoches St.

  • Parade ends at Oliver Rd. in Monroe

2023 Parade Theme

40 Years of Janus - 1983-2023

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"The Twin Cities’ Krewe of Janus Mardi Gras parade will celebrate 40 years of Mardi Gras tradition and flavor in the Twin Cities on Feb 11, 2023. The Twin Cities' Krewe of Janus Parade has entertained revelers since 1984 who eagerly gather along the 3.8-mile route through West Monroe and Monroe. The KOJ Parade is Northeast Louisiana’s oldest and most recognized Mardi Gras Parade. The parade includes nearly 50 units featuring several High School bands, as well as ULM's Sound of Today Marching Band! The Parade has been recognized as one of the Top 20 Tourism Events in the South for three consecutive years as well as a Top 10 Attraction by the Southeastern Tourism Association.


- Discover Monroe-West Monroe - Convention and Visitor's Bureau

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