Upcoming Krewe and Mardi Gras events 2015!

Here’s what’s happening in Portland

Coming up after the Ball:
February 17th: Mardi Gras Day Parade on Mississippi Avenue! Start at Ecliptic Brewing. Parade starts at 6:30 pm, so get there earlier to get in the line up. All ages, all community invited to parade along! Wear your best Mardi Gras attire, flashing lights, what have you! Kids and pets welcome. Join us afterwords for live music and dancing at Mississippi Pizza! More details: Mississippi Avenue Assoc. Mardi Gras Parade

Friday February 6th tune in to KBOO Community Radio (90.7 FM and streaming at www.kboo.fm) at 1:30 pm for a special Mardi Gras edition of the Songwriter’s Circle with our own Phil G and special guests. They’ll play carnival music to get you in the mood for Mardi Gras – and maybe a ticket give away as well.

February 14th – Valentine’s Day and the Portland Mardi Gras Ball! Doors at 7:30 at the Wonder Ballroom

February 16th: Lundi Gras! Tapalaya’s also hosting a special Lundi Gras Dinner on Feb 16th. (Not neccessarily a Krewe event, but a Mardi Gras Event!)

Past 2015 Events:
January 21st: Louisiana Culture Night at Tapalaya Restaurant: Tickets have already sold out for this evening of Louisiana cuisine, music and storytelling.

January 29th: Look for the Krewe on Alberta Street for Last Thursday! We’ll meet at 6pm near 27th and Alberta. And we’ll have beads for you! Join us for a fun evening.

Saturday January 31st: Trolley Gras Returns! Mysti Krewe takes over 2 Trolleys from the Portland Trolley company for a parade-on-wheels throughout the Portland Metro area – culminating in music and dancing at Mississippi Pizza for the Krewe Loose Cajun Band at 9pm.

May 30th 2015: Portland Rose Festival Starlight Parade!