go to the "parade info" page for all of the info you may need!

We would love to have you participate in the parade this year and also to benefit from its success! If your group is interested, please contact us via our Facebook page or email us krewedeschien@hotmail.com.  Below are requirements that we ask of you should you choose to participate. All funds generated from the parade (minus monies retained to produce the parade in 2020) will be distributed amongst all rescue groups and shelters who opt to participate and adhere to the conditions below. We will provide each group a banner to carry in the parade (we will cover the cost of the banner). The deadline for registering is  February 1. 

  • A minimum of 4 volunteers from your group (2 of which will carry the banner).

  • Assisting with pre-parade activities prior to the start (arrive two hours early for assistance with registration, lineup, etc...

  • A single $25.00 entry fee for your organization. This fee covers all of your volunteers. 

  • Your group can walk, ride a car, ride a float, use strollers or golf carts when walking as a group in the parade.

  • Adoptable dogs will absolutely be allowed! 

  • The names of all volunteers must be submitted prior to the event.

  • Liability forms must be filled out for each volunteer

Thanks to WildCat SpayNation for assisting with the Krewe des Chien 2020 parade

Krewe des Chien

Krewe des Chien

Mardi Gras 2021:

The parade will be Saturday, February 6, 2021 

in Downtown Lafayette - West Vermilion Street.  

The Parade rolls at 2:00 p.m.!