Krewe of Orpheus 2017 rolls in New Orleans: See Mardi Gras parade photos

Todd A. Price By Todd A. Price MardiGras.com
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on February 27, 2017 at 7:37 PM

The superkrewe of Orpheus rolled down the traditional Uptown parade route on Monday night (Feb. 27).

Orpheus, co-founded in 1993 by Harry Connick Jr., is known for its celebrity riders. This year, Will Forte was Orpheus' monarch. He was joined by fellow cast members of the TV series "The Last Man on Earth," Kristin Schaal, Mel Rodriguez, Mary Steenburgen and Cleopatra Coleman. Other celebrity riders include rocker Bret Michaels and actor Evan Rachel Wood of HBO's "Westworld."

Click here to see the full Mardi Gras parade schedule for 2017.