At 6pm tonight, March 17th, the Downtown Irish Parade will roll through the French Quarter.
On Saturday, March 19th starting at 6 p.m., the St. Joseph’s Day Parade will begin at Canal and Chartres Streets.
On Sunday, March 20th, FOX television network will broadcast a live musical production titled “The Passion.” The broadcast will begin with a procession through Downtown New Orleans and the French Quarter from 7:20 p.m. until 8:40 p.m. and end with a live stage show at Woldenberg Park.
There will also be two cross processional rehearsals with approximately 150 people each. The first processional rehearsal will be on Friday, March 18th from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and the second on Sunday, March 20th from 2:00 p.m. until 4 p.m. Click here for the route.