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Krewe of Okeanos Parade Route

in Uptown New Orleans
  • The Krewe of Okeanos parade will start at the intersection of Jefferson Avenue and Magazine Street in New Orleans.
  • The parade will proceed east along Magazine until Napoleon Avenue, where the krewe will turn north.
  • The Krewe of Okeanos will follow Napoleon north until St. Charles Street, where the parade will turn east.
  • The krewe will follow St. Charles all the way to Lee Circle, around the circle and back on St. Charles northward to Canal Street.
  • At Canal, the parade turn northwest. At the intersection of University Place and Canal Street, the krewe will turn around and head southeast.
  • At the interesection of Canal and Tchoupitoulas Street, the parade will turn south on Tchoupitoulas.
  • The parade continues on Tchoupitoulas and ends at Poydras St.

Krewe of OkeanosFounded in 1949, the Krewe of Okeanos is named for the Greek god of oceans and fertile valleys.

Okeanos was originally formed to create a neighborhood parade on St. Claude. It later moved to the traditional Uptown/Downtown route on St. Charles Avenue.

Formed by more than 250 male and female riders, Okeanos is known for its elaborately-costumed captain and king.

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