The Krewe of Endymion Parade rolls tonight 14 on its traditional Mid-City route.
The floats will carry more than 2,800 masked revelers that will bombard the enthusiastic crowds with millions of strands of Mardi Gras beads and Endymion 2015 collectible throws.
This year's theme is "Fantastic Voyages" and will feature floats depicting 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, Journey to the Center of the Earth, Gulliver's Travels, Project Apollo and many more. The Wise Guys and Groovy 7 will join Luke Bryan and Simply Irresistible at the Endymion Extravaganza.
The parade starts at 4:30 p.m. at City Park and Orleans Avenue. It turns on Carrollton Avenue towards Canal Street. The parade turns on Canal Street towards the river, making a right on St. Charles Ave. From there it makes a right on Howard Avenue and then up Loyola before turning towards the Superdome.