NEW ORLEANS, La. (WVUE) - The Krewes of Bacchus and Orpheus made small changes to their parade routes this year. Both parades will go about 0.7 miles shorter than previous years.
The reasoning for the shortened parade routes has not been released.
Bacchus will roll on Feb. 23 at 5:15 p.m and Orpheus rolls on Feb. 24 at 6 p.m.
The parades will continue down their usual Uptown routes and the change is pictured below.