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Superbowl / Mardi Gras
9:49 am
Mon July 2, 2012

Super Bowl: Float, Route Change for Choctaw

The Super Bowl is costing a Mardi Gras parade krewe on New Orleans' west bank its usual floats and its usual route.

There won't be any Carnival parades during Super Bowl weekend. That's the weekend The Krewe of Choctaw usually rolls.

Krewe captain Chuck Favrot tells The Times-Picayune that Choctaw usually shares floats and themes with a Baton Rouge group, the Krewe of Jupiter. But moving Choctaw's parade puts both on the same day — Jan. 26.

Super Bowl 2013
4:00 am
Tue February 7, 2012

Plans Begin For Super Bowl 2013 in New Orleans

New Orleans Tourism Marketing Corporation

This year’s Super Bowl celebrations have ended in Indianapolis. But planning is already under way in New Orleans for next year’s game.

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