Rain or Shine!! Today The Long Beach Mardi Gras Festival returns to Shoreline Village & Rainbow Harbor
Long Beach Mardi Gras returns on Saturday, March 1 2014 to Shoreline Village and Rainbow Harbor!
Shoreline Village is hosting a great day of music, art, festivities, and more as we once again welcome young and old alike to dress up, dance, and make merry along Long Beach’s beautiful Rainbow Harbor!
Activities run from 1pm – 6pm. Parade starts at 3pm in front of Long Beach’s legendary Aquarium of the Pacific! Dancers, stilt walkers, mimes, clowns – all are welcome!
Participation in the parade is FREE!! Enter by completing our Parade Registration Form!
No rain in the forecast, but rest assured we’ll be ringing in Mardi Gras RAIN OR SHINE!
–VIP MARDI GRAS MASQUERADE CONCERT & DINNER PARTY! –
Introducing a festive new element to our annual Long Beach Mardi Gras Parade & Festival – an all-day VIP Loft, located above Shenanigan’s! We’re pulling out all the stops to create the Bayou experience from which to watch the parade roll by, hang out in style, then enjoy great food and lively music as we present the 2014 Masquerade Concert & Dinner Party!
12pm-7pm – Hang out in The Loft while our DJ spins the best of Dixieland, Zydeco, and blues, and treat yourself to Mardi Gras-themed food by Shenanigan’s, and a no-host bar catering to our select guests (no long lines!).
7pm – 9pm – Get ready to dance as The Loft becomes a dinner and dance hall featuring a live performance by FLOYD & THE FLYBOYS! And come hungry – Louisiana Charlie’s will be serving up a delicious Cajun dinner straight out of New Orleans! A delicious dinner, live music, and dancing – all for only $40!
COME IN COSTUME! We’ll have prizes for the best and most outrageous Mardi Gras ensembles!
This party is an exciting collaboration between Shoreline Village’s Long Beach Mardi Gras Parade & Festival, and our friends at the Long Beach Bayou & Blues Festival! Celebrating its 27th year, the Bayou & Blues Festival returns to Rainbow Harbor this June 21-22, 2014!
Access to this VIP Party is extremely limited – get your tickets before they’re gone!
Visit www.lbmardigras.com for more information