The Beach Boys perform at Family Gras.
The Beach Boys and LeAnn Rimes will headline Jefferson Parish's 2015 Family Gras
. The lineup includes Allen Toussaint Friday, Feb. 6, The Beach Boys, Becky G and Cowboy Mouth on Saturday, Feb. 7, the Creole Sting Beans, Amanda Shaw and Rimes Sunday, Feb. 8, and others. Show times will be announced later. Admission is free.
The annual Carnival celebration takes place on the neutral ground of Veterans Memorial Boulevard across from Lakeside Shopping Center. Attendees can view parades on the Metairie route and there is an art market, food vendors and a VIP area.
Attendees can view the Krewe of Excalibur and Krewe of Athena parades Friday. The Krewe of Caesar parades Saturday. The Krewe of Atlas canceled its scheduled Sunday parade for the second year.