Mardi Gras on the Island ...
The white sands of Pensacola Beach are a back drop for the purple, green and gold of Mardi Gras- a colorful cast of characters stages parades and parties islandwide. Merriment abounds. The magic of Mardi Gras has cast a spell over the island and its carefree inhabitants. Whether you are here for an hour or a lifetime, you will find everything you need to know about Pensacola Beach's Mardi Gras events,  parties and parades - right here.  Celebrate with us daily.
Mardi Gras Maven

Mon Dieu! Pensacola Beach! Crowns are sparkling all over the beach.

2017 Krewe of Nereids Queen Kathi Lewis and King John Lambert

Krewe of Brewe Queen Shelly Storie

Krewe of Brewe Beach Babe Cat Scanlon

Krewe of Nauga Queen Kim Wiedeman

Krewe of Kids King Brian Earl and Queen Erika Earl

Krewe of St. Patrick Lord Bill Adair and Lady Lois Crane

Krewe of Bananimals King Jay Wright and Queen Sheila Henley

Krewe of Wrecks First Mate Shelby Smith and in memorian Captain Nasty John

Krewe of Coma King Bruce and Queen Debbie Mays

Krewe of Wrecks Parade Sunday, Feb 26, 2017, 2 p.m. Via de Luna ...Avenida 10 to Casino Beach Parking Lot. Catch some beads! Click here for the parade route.

Featured Event

 Mardi Gras 2017:
Krewe of Nereids King Kake Party, Sat, Jan. 7, 3 p.m. Paradise
Krewe of Bananimals Pub Crawl, Sat, Jan 14 Noon, Break Beach Bar
Krewe of Shaker Wigwacker Party, Jan 14, 7 p.m. Sandshaker
Krewe of Nereids Moon Pie Party, Jan 20, 7 p.m. Sandshaker
Krewe of Kids Sign Up, Sat, Jan 21 at 2 p.m. Beach Church, 5th grade and younger
Krewe of Bananimals Grand Ball, Jan 21, 7 p.m. CastawaysKrewe of Nauga Champagne Breakfast and Native Noontime Ball, Sat, Jan 28, (10 a.m. early admission tickets only) 11 a.m. General Admission Tickets. The Dock
Krewe of Brewe Beach Babe Contest, Sat, Jan 28 at 3 p.m., Sandshaker
Krewe of Bananimals Chili Cook Off, Sun, Jan 29, 11: 30 Break

Krewe of Brewe Black Tie Ball, Feb 4, 8 p.m. The Dock

Krewe of St. Patrick Shamrock-N-Roll Ball, Sat, Jan 11. Castaways, 7 p.m.

Kids and Kritters Parade, Sat Feb 18, Casino Beach Parking lot, 2 pm
Click Here for registration form
Krewe of Wrecks Grand Costume Ball, Sat, Feb 18, Castaways

Krewe of Wrecks Champagne Breakfast, Sat Feb 25, Crab's
Street Dance, Sat Feb 25, Sandbar, noon

Krewe of Wrecks Parade Sunday, Feb 26, 2 pm

Krewe of Wrecks Red Beans and Rice, Monday, Feb 27, Sandshaker, 11 am

Krewe of Coma Coronation Tuesday, Feb 28, Sandshaker, 6 pm

Shoe Box Float Contest Tuesday, Feb 28, Paradise, 8 pm