Blues urging fans to arrive early, avoid Fat Tuesday traffic

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ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – Because of Fat Tuesday’s Mardi Gras parade in downtown St. Louis, the St. Louis Blues are urging fans to leave early for Tuesday night’s game between the Blues and the Tampa Bay Lightning at 7:00 pm at Scottrade Center.

The parade is scheduled to start at 6:30 pm on Washington Avenue.

Fans should allow extra time to travel to the game, park and get to their seats before the game.