Lineup for the 2017 Mardi Gras in Eunice.
Pre-registration for Le Vieux Mardi Gras De Cajuns is Saturday
The Le Vieux Mardi Gras De Cajuns is scheduled for Mardi Gras with registration at the Northwest Community Center in Eunice from 6 to 8 a.m.
Registration is $40. Registration is required in person, with a valid driver’s license required, must be 18 years of age.
There will be no horse-drawn vehicles, four-wheelers or bicycles allowed in the run.
Traditional costumes will be required. Trailers will be limited to 40, 16 association trailers, on a first come first serve basis. A tag will be issued. All riders on trailers or truck bed must register and pay a $40 fee.
All riders on trailers or truck beds must be dressed in traditional Mardi Gras costumes, which includes a capuchion, mask and fringed top and pants.
Drivers cannot consume any alcoholic beverages before or during the run, and must be 18 years of age. A registration tag must be displayed on the vehicle.
Pre-registration for trailers will be held from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15 at 225 Eve Benoit Road, in Eunice. Runners will register the morning of the run at the Northwest Community Center. Current proof of insurance will be required on tow vehicle. Trailers must not exceed 20 ft., and no doubles will be allowed. No portalets or runners allowed behind trucks. There must have a 3-foot wall around the front and sides of trailers.