Washington Cancels Mardi Gras Parade Without Explanation
Another Acadiana Mardi Gras parade will not roll this season.
KATC reports that the town of Washington has canceled its Mardi Gras parade, which was scheduled scheduled for 11 AM on Saturday, Feb. 6.
An email sent by the assistant town clerk announced the parade's cancellation but offered no further details. Town hall officials were contacted but were not aware of the reasons for the cancellation. Mayor Joseph Pitre was unavailable for comment.