Musician Steve Azar to serve as Neptune grand marshal

The Krewe of Neptune announced that Mississippi musician and recording artist Steve Azar will serve as grand marshal for the night parade on Feb. 18.

The parade rolls at 5:30 p.m.

Azar is known for his hit “I Don’t Have To Be Me (Til Monday)” and “One Mississippi.” The Greenville native has been a fixture in Nashville since 1996 and has seven studio albums to his credit.

In 2017, he was named Music and Cultural Ambassador of Mississippi by that state’s then-governor Phil Bryant.

The Neptune Parade will begin on the corner of Main Street & Esters Blvd traveling south to Highway 90. The parade will turn north on Lamuese Street passing Biloxi City Hall before turning left onto Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd. Upon reaching Howard Avenue, the parade will turn right and then make an immediate right on to Caillavet Street, finally disbanding at the corner of Bayview Avenue & Caillavet Street.

 

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