Concerts, dance, cultural attractions, food, crafts and rides, sponsored by the Hispanic American Musicians and Artists Cultural Association. At the Friday parade, floats will line up on Elysian Fields and proceed up Decatur Street to Canal Street. The parade will continue through the Warehouse District along Tchoupitoulas, Julia Street, and Convention Center Boulevard, to conclude at Harrah's Casino with a post-parade party. Mardi Gras World East Bank. Free. (504) 528-8560.