Krewe of Bilge
Date: Saturday, Feb 15, 2014 | Location: Slidell | Time: Noon
The Krewe of Bilge is a Mardi Gras boat parade in Slidell, Louisiana, which throws to paradegoers from the middle of Slidell waterways! Some great spots to catch the parade are at The Dock of Slidell off Lakeview Drive, along Highway 11 at Michael's Restaurant, The Landing, and Tooloula's, and on the east side of the parade route at the firehouse on Marina Drive!
Krewe Of Bilge was founded in 1978 by local Slidell residents, who costumed and decorated their boats to parade the canals of the Eden Isles subdivision. Today it has over four hundred members and has been listed as one of the Top 20 Events by the Southern Tourism society.
Parade Route themes will be:
- 2014: The Big Easy
- 2015: Fairy Tales & Myths
- 2016: Toys & Games
- 2017: Festivals & Holidays