To purchase tickets, Pick a zone > Pick a parade > Checkout.
Founded in 1882, the Krewe of Proteus is among the oldest and most traditional carnival groups in the city. Harry Connick Jr.'s Krewe of Orpheus always embraces a musical theme. Artistic and whimsical floats include the mighty "Leviathan" dragon, with the coveted stuffed Leviathan doll throw. For all of the Mardi Gras parades, you'll have a commanding comfortable view from our grandstand seating in the 500 block of St. Charles Avenue. Equipped with restroom and within easy access to downtown parking and to a large selection of food and beverages, the Royal Grandstand is available for all Orleans parades, from January 25, 2013 thru Mardi Gras Day. Grandstand seating for the popular parades go quickly, so order today!