Jefferson City Buzzards est. 1890 The World's Oldest Mardi Gras Marching Club

Welcome to the Jefferson City Buzzard Website.  It is a source for everything pertaining to the Jefferson City Buzzards Marching Club. The Jefferson City Buzzards Marching Club is the oldest Mardi Gras Marching Club in the world.

The Buzzards march in four parades throughout the year. Two parades occur during Carnival Season in the New Orleans area.  The first is the Practice Parade, which occurs several weeks before Mardi Gras Day. The final one is on Mardi Gras Day.  The other two parades occur in Metairie, LA.  These are the St. Patrick's Day Parade, on Metairie Road, and the Irish-Italian Parade on Veterans Blvd. 


Countdown to Mardi Gras Day!!!

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The Jefferson City Buzzards wish to thank the following Friends of the Buzzards and encourage everyone to patronize their establishments
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Friends of the Buzzards
Calendar of Events

Sat. Jan.26 BUZZARD BALL at Grit's Bar

Feb. 13 (7:30pm) Wed. Fish-Fry & Raffle Drawing (at the Hall)

Feb. 17 (1:00pm) Sun. PRACTICE PARADE (at the Hall) (1-4)

Feb. 26  (7:30pm) Tuesday. General Meeting (GM election)


Mar. 17 (11:00am) Sun. ST. PATRICK PARADE (Metairie Road)

Mar. 24 (11:00am) Sun. IRISH-ITALIAN PARADE (Clearview)

May 19 (1:00pm) Sun. Crawfish Boil (at the Hall)

The Buzzards would like to thank Lakefront Electrical for its generous contribution. Lakefront Electrical  6229 St. Anthony Ave (504) 509-4171.
Come and see the Jefferson City Buzzards march in this year's St. Patrick's Day Parade on Metairie Road and the Irish-Italian Parade on Veterans Blvd.
Jefferson City Buzzards on Facebook
The Mayor Greets the Buzzards at Gallier Hall
Grand Marshal 2019
Travis "Shack" Shackelford

Practice March Route
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