Mardi Gras Safety
Limitation of Liability
Any person who is viewing the Krewe of Houmas at any point on or near the parade route assumes all risk and danger incidental to Mardi Gras parades and festivities, including specifically, but not limited to, the risk of being struck by any missile whatsoever that has been traditionally thrown, tossed, or hurled by the members of the Krewe in the parade. These include, but are not limited to, beads, cups, doubloons, foam footballs, stuffed animals, trinkets, and other throws, with the liability of this Krewe and the members thereof in connection with any such loss or damage being limited by and in accordance with Louisiana Law.
Please click the following link to read the portion of Louisiana State Statues dealing with Mardi Gras liability:
Safety Guidelines for Spectators
Mardi Gras is a fun time that everyone is trying to enjoy. Please make sure that your conduct and actions do not create a disturbance that everyone will regret later.
Terrebonne Parish/City of Houma Contact Information
City of Houma Police: 985-873-6300
Terrebonne Parish Sheriff’s Office: 985-857-0203
Acadian Ambulance: 800-259-2222