Mardi Gras ParadeCam: Watch Pontchartrain, Choctaw, Freret, Sparta, and Pygmalion roll live

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The Organ Grinders perform as the 300 Knights of Sparta roll down the traditional Uptown parade route on 17 floats with their procession entitled "In the Mood" on Saturday, February 7, 2015. Phillip Ray Brown reigned as King and the Queen was Madeline Gloria Clement. (Michael DeMocker, Nola.com / The Times-Picayune) (Michael DeMocker)

The first big weekend of Mardi Gras parades continues as 5 parades roll by the ParadeCam lens Saturday.

Watch the krewes of Pontchartrain, Choctaw, Freret, Sparta, and Pygmalion live beginning at 1 p.m., and then again at 6 p.m.

If you're watching, tweet, FB, or Instagram using #paradecam to let us know where you are and we'll give you a shout out on air.

Better yet, share a photo on social media and we'll add you to our collection!

Check back to watch the parades live beginning at 1 p.m., and then at 6 p.m.