St. Aug Marching 100 sets its Mardi Gras parade schedule

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It's Mardi Gras Marching 100 time! St. Augustine High School announced its popular band's 2016 parade schedule Wednesday (Jan. 6). (Brett Duke, | The Times-Picayune)

Mardi Gras marching band fans have nine chances to see the popular St. Augustine High Marching 100 in 2016.

The all-male Roman Catholic school announced its parade schedule on social media Wednesday (Jan. 6). It includes a grueling twofer on Dimanche Gras: 

  • Krewe of Cleopatra, Jan. 29
  • Krewe of Alla, Jan. 31
  • Krewe of Muses, Feb. 4
  • Krewe of Hermes, Feb. 5
  • Krewe of Endymion, Feb. 6 
  • Krewe of Mid-City, Feb. 7
  • Krewe of Bacchus, Feb. 7
  • Krewe of Orpheus, Feb. 8
  • Krewe of Zulu, Feb. 9 readers named the Marching 100 their favorite in 2014.

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Correction: An earlier version of this story misstated the parade date of the Krewe of Alla.