Here is the schedule of events for Lafayette's Mardi Gras celebration today:

9am - Downtown Lafayette's Mardi Gras Costume Contest (moved to parking garage)
10am - King Gabriel's Parade
1pm - Lafayette Mardi Gras Festival Parade
2pm - KADN/KLAF Independent Parade
5pm - Mardi Gras Show at Clark Field

Le Festival de Mardi Gras a Lafayette throughout the day. First band at 11am.

Here is the map of the route that all parades in Lafayette will take.