The Texarkana Mardi Gras Carnival and Parade is this Saturday, February 10 in downtown Texarkana. The carnival activities begin at 10AM and go until 6PM. The Parade route will be a little different this year than in years past.   

The main Mardi Gras parade will start at 3PM in downtown Texarkana. The floats will all line up starting on the corner of Front Street and East Broad Street. The floats will turn left onto Front Street then will turn right onto Olive Street. The parade will continue and then turn left onto Broad Street, making it's way to Stateline. It will travel north on Stateline up to West 5th Street. The route will then turn right on Hazel Street and bring the parade back to Front Street. Where a street party will take place.

There is a detailed map of the route below. Be sure to check on the Facebook events page to stay up to date of any changes that might take place.