The SOUND of USD New Orleans Trip

The SOUND of USD Marching Band, USD Symphonic Band and Jazz Ensemble I are going to New Orleans February 8-14, 2024 to march in the Krewe of Endymion and Krewe of Orpheus parades in celebration of Mardi Gras! The information below will assist you in making travel plans if you choose to accompany the band.


The SOUND will arrive in New Orleans the evening of Friday, February 9, 2024 and depart afternoon on Tuesday, February 14, 2024 (Mardi Gras Day).

The SOUND is marching in the following two parades:

Krewe of Endymion, Saturday, February 10, 2024.
Krewe of Orpheus, Monday, February 12, 2024.


The SOUND of USD Marching Band is staying at the following hotel:

SpringHill Suites by Marriott New Orleans Warehouse Arts District
301 St Joseph St, New Orleans, LA 70130

A nearby, recommended hotel for people interested in being near us is:

Courtyard by Marriott New Orleans Warehouse Arts District
300 Julia St, New Orleans, LA 70130

Alumni, family and friends will need to make their own travel and housing arrangements. The above hotels are only recommended due to their proximity to The SOUND of USD’s housing and the end of both parade routes.


Unable to join us in New Orleans but interested in supporting The SOUND of USD? You can donate to The Yotes Geaux Marching In campaign by clicking the button below.

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Please fill out the form below to let us know if you'll be joining us in New Orleans!