Sunday parades in New Orleans area

Two Mardi Gras parades are scheduled in the New Orleans area on Sunday.

The children's parade Krewe of Little Rascals will roll at noon in Metairie in Jefferson Parish. The parade starts on ElDorado and rolls down Veterans Boulevard ending at Martin Behrman.

In Slidell, the Slidell Women's Civic Club Krewe of Slidellians will roll at 1 p.m. The parade starts at Fritchie Park and continuing on Spartan, Pontchartrain Drive, Front Street and ends on Gause Boulevard.