Fat Tuesday on WDSU

It’s a big day on WDSU. Our extensive Carnival Central coverage is on the air and continues through 3 p.m.

Fat Tuesday on WDSU

It’s a big day on WDSU. Our Carnival Central coverage is on the air and continues through 3 p.m. Click through for details.

Uptown parades: Okeanos, Mid-City and Thoth

Uptown Parades: Iris and Tucks

Orleans Parish 2014 parade schedule

Mardi Gras parade schedule covers January 6 – March 4.

Jefferson Parish 2014 parade schedule

Mardi Gras parade schedule covers February 16 – March 4.

[Video] Inside the WDSU Mardi Gras Broadcast Tent

Scott’s Behind-the-Scenes Fat Tuesday Coverage

Follow all the Fat Tuesday fun from my location at Hotel Intercontinental at the corner of Poydras and St. Charles in the Central Business District. Follow me on Facebook and Twitter. You can also join the WDSU Live Wire and watch our coverage online at WDSU.com.

Fat Tuesday Coverage on WDSU

I have a 4 a.m. wake-up call for WDSU’s day-long Fat Tuesday coverage! It’s an early start to a fun day. I’ll be stationed at Poydras & St. Charles outside Hotel Intercontinental with Norman Robinson, Camille Whitworth and our Mardi Gras Guide Arthur Hardy. Other locations include: The Royal Sonesta balcony overlooking Bourbon Street Hotel […]

Media Release: Jefferson Parish 2013 Mardi Gras Schedule

NEWS RELEASE JEFFERSON PARISH, LOUISIANA January 8, 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2013 CARNIVAL IN JEFFERSON PARISH Carnival season in Jefferson Parish spans four weekends of family fun, excitement, and parades! We encourage all citizens and visitors to visit Jefferson Parish to take in more than a dozen parades on the schedule. Due to Super Bowl […]

>> Download the WDSU Parade Tracker App

The new and improved WDSU Parade Tracker is hot off the presses…or wherever things on the internet come from. It’s FREE and available for iPhones and Android devices. > Download for iPhone HERE. > Download for Android HERE. Check out WDSU’s Carnival Central page HERE. It features schedules, Mardi Gras parade previews with Arthur Hardy […]

[PHOTOS] Mardi Gras 2012

I didn’t get to take a ton of pictures yesterday, but here’s what I ended up with from our location outside Hotel Intercontinental at Poydras & St. Charles downtown. I added the pictures into my Mardi Gras 2012 album — Fat Tuesday begins with the picture below, the annual tying of my bow tie.

[VIDEO] Fat Tuesday Sights and Sounds

Parade Changes

Here’s the release from the NOPD dealing with schedule changes for some Saturday parades: NOMTOC will now roll on the East Bank on Sunday at 9am along the traditional Uptown route. Iris will kick off at 10am on Sunday along its traditional route. Tucks will parade at 3pm on Monday along its traditional route. Endymion […]

[PHOTOS] Mardi Gras 2012: Excalibur

Just a typical Friday in New Orleans during Carnival season… We checked out some throws on the 4 p.m. newscast, then Travers Mackel and I manned the WDSU Parade Tracker in Excalibur in Metairie. Great time…except for the float that lost a wheel and delayed the parade for an hour. I ended up not making […]