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The Krewe of Artemis Annual Mardi Gras Parade will roll through the streets of downtown Baton Rouge on Friday, Feb. 17th at 7 p.m. Parade begins and ends at the corner of Government Street and St. Philip Street.
The Goddess Artemis was known as the "Mistress of Animals" and the protector of children. The Krewe features a full length New Orleans style night parade and promises an evening of fun for all ages. Join the excited revelers as they line the parade route... Artemis style! Revelers will be treated with themed throws, including the Krewe of Artemis' signature high heeled shoe, along with footballs, tambourines, stuffed animals, float beads and lighted throws.