Iris, Tucks parades moved to earlier start times - Tucson News Now

Iris, Tucks parades moved to earlier start times

(Source: Krewe of Iris) (Source: Krewe of Iris)
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

The Krewe of Iris has rescheduled their parade to an earlier time Saturday. 

According to The Iris Facebook page, the parade will now roll Uptown at 10 a.m. Saturday. The parade was originally set to roll at 11 a.m.

According to Lloyd Frischhertz, Captain of the Krewe of Tucks, the Tucks parade will roll immediately after Iris at 11 a.m. 

Rain is in the forecast from Friday into Mardi Gras day. 

Jefferson Parish announced no parade schedules would be made, and Endymion is set to roll rain or shine Saturday at 4:15 p.m.

For a full list of parade schedules click here. 

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