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

Congratulations to Pensacola Beach's original krewe for their thirty-seventh Krewe of Wrecks Mardi Gras parade. Officials estimate 141,000 people were on the island for parade weekend. See you next year, Sunday, February 11 at 2 p.m.

Krewe of Wrecks Parade Sunday, Feb 11, 2018, 2 p.m. Via de Luna ...Avenida 10 to Casino Beach Parking Lot. Catch some beads! Click here for the parade route.

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 Mardi Gras 2018:

Krewe of Nereids King Kake Party, Sat Jan 6, Paradise Bar, 3 p.m.

Krewe of Bananimals Pub Crawl/Poker Run, Sat Jan 6, Paddy's, noon

Krewe of Brewe Black Tie Ball, Sat Jan 13, Castaways, 7 p.m.

Krewe of Nereids Moon Pie Party, Fri Jan 19, Castaway's, 7 p.m.

Krewe of Bananimals Silver Anniversary Mardi Gras Ball, Sat Jan 20, Castaways, 7 p.m.

Krewe of Shakers Wigwacker Party, Sat Jan 20, Sandshaker, 9 p.m.

Krewe of Nauga Champagne Breakfast and Native Noontime Ball, Sat, Jan 27, 10 a.m. The Dock

Krewe of Brewe Beach Babe Contest, Sat Jan 27, Sandshaker, 3 p.m.

Kids and Kritters Parade, Sat Feb 3, Casino Beach Parking lot, 2 pm
Krewe of Wrecks Grand Costume Ball, Sat Feb 3, Castaways, 7 p.m.

Krewe of Wrecks Parade Sunday, Feb 11, 2 pm

Krewe of Wrecks Red Beans and Rice Luncheon, Mon Feb 12, 11 a.m. Sandshaker
Krewe of Coma Coronation and Lighted Hat Contest, Tues, Feb 12, 6 p.m. Sandshaker

Shoe Box Float Contest and Final Toast to Mardi Gras, Tues, Feb 12, 7 p.m. Paradise Bar and Grill