The Mystic Krewe of Mardi Paws rolls to the 2015 theme,
Guaranteed to be a hit of the carnival season, please join us and
support non-profits aimed at helping Kids and K-9’s alike!

The krewe will be hitting the road and visiting attractions across the United States. Haven't you always wanted to see Mount Rushmore, Rock City, Disney World - you get it, now is the time to pack up your pooch and hit the road with friends or family!
Don't forget about Alaska and Hawaii!

                                                      Visit our COSTUME CONTEST PAGE for all the
                                                          great prizes you can win in addition to the
                                                              coveted "poop" trophy by local artist
                                                        Ted Pullig of Zorro's FUNzone in Mandeville.
                                                        Will you be one of the lucky few to bring
                                                             home the coveted trophy this year?

Visit our SPONSOR PAGE to see all the fun things
happening in our post-parade extravaganza area!
We'll have princesses, Pierre the Pelican, Gumbo,
Boudreaux, an INDY Car, pageant winners,
agility demonstrations and so much more!

Just Planning to come out and watch ?
The parade supports non-profits trying to enrich the lives of children and animals in our area!

The Miracle League Northshore betters the lives of children with disabilities by providing access to team sports they wouldn't normally get an opportunity to play; Children’s Hospital
New Orleans is the only full-service hospital exclusively for children in Louisiana and the Gulf South; Scott’s Wish aids people suffering from leukemia and other devastating illnesses; and The St. Tammany Spay & Neuter Program provides low cost spay/neutering services for rescues and low-income households.
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Mardi Paws 2015 ... The Mardi Gras Super Krewe for Canines!

                   Clayton & "Buddy"                                    Ella & "Monte"
                2015 Parade Grand Marshals

Pre-register and Pay for your pooch;

Pay your Sponsorship;

or just make a Donation to the Cause!
Jamie Lynn Spears, Nashville recording artist, actress, native Louisianian and sister of pop mega-star Britney Spears, will reign as a Celebrity Monarch for this year's Krewe of Mardi Paws parade, which will make its festive 2015 march along the Mandeville Lakefront on Sunday, Feb. 22nd...    read more from Bachman on
Eight canines will reign over the 21st annual Mardi Paws celebration Feb. 22 on the Mandeville lakefront. The parade will roll at 2 p.m. with same-day registration for participants taking place at the Mandeville harbor at 12:30 p.m. The event is unique in a number of ways. For example, noted carnival historian Arthur Hardy gives the krewe credit for holding the only parade after Fat Tuesday, thereby avoiding any competition. Another distinction is that it is one of the few canine parades. But perhaps the most important difference between Mardi Paws and a "normal" parade is that it serves as a fundraiser for local charitable nonprofits. The hundreds of participating canines and their companions are not only showing off and having fun, they are supporting
groups that enrich the lives of local children and
animals. Reigning as 2015 Parade Marshals will be
local Miracle League participants Ella Vidal and
Clayton Burke. They will be joined by some of
their teammates, as well as their coach,
Heath Allen of WDSU...   
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