2013 Mardi Gras Parade king and queen announced
The Kiwanis Club of Barstow has announced the king and queen of the 2013 Mardi Gras Parade. Chase Rodriguez and Mercedes Dominguez will represent Lenwood Elementary School on Saturday at the parade.
Rodriguez, 6, and Dominguez, 10, were selected by their teachers for good citizenship and attendance. The king and queen said they are both excited to wear their crowns at the parade.
The parade is in its 81st year, making it one of the longest running parades in the state. The parade is set for 7 p.m. on Saturday and will start at the intersection of Barstow Road and Main Street, and will proceed east to Mountain View Street.