2014-02-01 / Happenings

Mardi Gras

Parade Schedule

Navarre Krewe of Jesters Parade

Saturday, February 22 at 1 p.m. Navarre Beach

Let the good times roll at the 28th annual Navarre Krewe of Jesters Mardi Gras Parade. Catch beads and other goodies and have the most fun this side of New Orleans. This year’s theme is Mo-town, the Music of Motor City.

Kids and Kritters Parade

Saturday, February 22, at 2 p.m. Pensacola Beach

Registration 1 p.m. Entry fee for kritters is $5. Kids are free!

Join the fun. Costume kids and pets are welcome to parade along with the youngest Mardi Gras revelers in their best Mardi Gras get-ups, at the Northeast corner of Casino Beach Parking lot, across from Sidelines. Decorate your stroller or wagon and join the parade; or parade on foot. (No motorized vehicles allowed) Prizes for best decorated “mini float” (decorated wagons and strollers) and best costumed pets. For more information contact Shelley Johnson at islandtimes@bellsouth.net

Krewe of Lafitte Parade

Friday, February 28, 8:00pm Downtown Pensacola

When the cannons start firing, it’s time to “Party Like A Pirate” as the 59th consecutive Krewe of Lafitte Illuminated Mardi Gras Parade takes to the streets of Downtown Pensacola on Friday evening, February 28, at 8 p.m., kicking off a weekend of Laissez Les Bon Temp Rouler in grand style!

Don’t miss the opportunity to come line the parade route along Garden and Palafox Streets to catch beads and throws from the incredible lighted Krewe of Lafitte Floats and their majestically-costumed band of Pirates who will be leading the way for more than 70 entrants, including floats from many of the local Krewes, marching bands, local celebrities and some of the area’s most talented dance groups.

Grand Mardi Gras Parade

Saturday, March 1, 2:00pm Downtown Pensacola

With most of the area’s krewes participating, you won’t want to miss the largest, and most popular, parade in downtown Pensacola beginning at 2 p.m.

Krewe of Wrecks Beach Parade

Sunday, March 2, 12:00pm Pensacola Beach

Located at Via de Luna & Avenida 10 to Gulfside Pavilion Krewe of Wrecks Beach Parade is one of the biggest events on Pensacola Beach and attracts a huge crowd. We recommend you come early parking is limited.

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