Lanta Gras 2021
Time & Location
About the Event
ENTER THE PORCH OR BUSINESS DECORATING CONTEST
Neighbors in Kirkwood, Edgewood and East Lake can transform their front porches or storefronts into Mardi Gras floats for a chance to win best float and be added to the plaque at the Kirkyard. Groove Krewe won in 2020, which makes them the first Krewe to have two “Best in Shows”. Big Mask Krewe and Krewe of Debauche took “Best Walking” and “Debris” awards.
- Sign up your house/biz at https://www.lantagrasparade.com/floats by January 30th.
- Everyone will have a chance to tour the floats the week of February 8th.
- Vote online for 24 hours on February 13th.
LG NEW ORLEANS RESTAURANT WEEK
In response to COVID-19, Lanta Gras has created LG New Orleans Restaurant Week to support local restaurants and keep our stomachs happy. NOLA Restaurant week will help raise funds for the Lanta Gras Music Program which currently has 9 students taking virtual music lessons with Guitar Shed.
- Restaurants may sign up to participate by 1.23.21
- Check the website under NOLA food for participating restaurants. https://www.lantagrasparade.com/restaurant-week
Watch short videos and intereviews with the kids who recieve scholarships for private music lessons and learn what Lanta Gras Music Program means to them.
- Follow us at LantaGras on Facebook and Instagram
- Goal is to raise $8000 to enable 4 more students to take private virtual lessons in 2021.
- For more info: https://www.lantagras.com/music-program