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Giant Traffic Cone Appears Uptown

March 24, 2021 -

Please note: that we did not create the megacone. The megacone created us, after being delivered to this fair megapothole like manna from heaven.

Eight-Foot traffic cone appears Uptown: Is it a S&WB innovation or artist’s prank?

March 24, 2021 -


Updated! Famous 8-foot Uptown traffic cone disappears, replaced with irreverent Easter memorial

April 5, 2021 -


This video of the 8-foot traffic cone shows it being stolen, but was it?

April 6, 2021 -

Please note: we did not steal the megacone. That would be contrary to all that we believe in. Our 8+ foot megacone has been made in remembrance of the megacone that revealed itself to us atop the pothole of Washington Ave and Constance Street in the 2021st year of our cone.


The 8-foot tall traffic cone has its own marching group: The Mystic Krewe of Conus

April 14, 2021 -


Caution: the Krewe of Conus crawls through the Quarter on Monday in streetwork spoof

June 29, 2021 -


NOLA’s ‘Mystic Krewe of Conus’ Debuts on Monday [VIDEO]

June 30, 2021 - 97.3 the Dawq


'Hail, potholes!' Hazard cone bar crawl combines satire, service and silly spirituality

July 5, 2021 -


Pothole-inspired Krewe of Conus to provide pavement patrol during krewdelusion parade

Feb 9, 2022 -


Pretend Karens, marching traffic cones and French Quarter Fools: An amazing Monday before Mardi Gras

Feb 28, 2022 -


Marching traffic cones join 6t’9 Social Aid & Pleasure Club’s Halloween parade Saturday

October 24, 2022 -


Pumpkin Parade, Anne Rice Vampire Ball draw Halloween weekend revelers [VIDEO]

October 29, 2022 - Fox 8