SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) — One of the first Mardi Gras parades to hit the streets of the ArkLaTex is the Krewe of Sobek.
“Harlem Nights!" is the krewe’s theme for this Mardi Gras season.
The Grand Bal, a formal event, will be held Jan. 17 at the Shreveport Convention Center. Doors will open at 6 p.m. and the tableau will start at 8 p.m.
On the day of the parade, participants will start staging at 11 a.m. Jan. 18 at the Louisiana State Fair Grounds.
The route will run west on Greenwood Road, then north on Mertis Avenue, then east on Lakeshore Drive then south on Missouri Avenue and back to the Fair Grounds.