A 10-day area-wide festival from February 7 – 17, including boat parades,
street parades, fireworks and festivities.
See the full calendar of events and specials below or click HERE:
Pirates of Lost Treasure Flotilla, 2/7
Every year, Perdido Key’s local Mardi Gras krewe, The Pirates of Lost Treasure, host a flotilla. The extravagant boat parade begins at 10 am, beginning at Holiday Harbor Marina (located on the Intracoastal Waterway). Tons of boats participate every year, and observers can watch the parade from a number of locations on the Bay.
Live Music at Happy Harbor on the Line, 2/7
Happy Harbor will feature live entertainment, drink specials, FREE red beans and rice (while supplies last), Mardi Gras throws, and a Mardi Gras hat contest at 4 p.m.
Live Music at the Flora-Bama Lounge & Package, 2/7
There will be live music on the Dome Stage, featuring the Rebecca Barry Band (Mardi Gras favorites).
Live Music at the Flora-Bama Lounge & Package, 2/11
There will be more great live music at the Tent Stage during the Flora-Bama’s Mardi Gras themed Welcome Wednesday Potluck Lunch.
Perdido Key Snowbird Roost, 2/12
February’s Snowbird Roost will be Mardi Gras themed, featuring food catered by Voyagers, Mardi Gras music, giveaways, and so much more. Tickets are only $5, but MUST be purchased in advance. Visit 15500 Perdido Key Dr. to buy yours today, or click here to learn more.
Voodoo at Villagio, 2/13
Voodoo at Villagio will offer fun for all ages, with retail specials, Mardi Gras-themed martinis and Cajun food specialties at The Jellyfish Restaurant, and a jewelry trunk show at Barefoot Gypsy.
Krewe of Lafitte Illuminated Parade, 2/13
The Krewe of Lafitte will be having its annual Illuminated Parade on Feb. 13 at 7:30 pm this year. This celebration is Pensacola’s largest lighted parade, so make sure you mark your calendars!
Hub Stacey’s Mardi Gras Celebration, 2/14
Hub Stacy’s at the Point Mardi Gras Celebration will be Feb 14, 2015 with Mardi Gras music beginning at 3 pm, following with more music by the Blenders. Come on over for Cajun food, special drink prices, King Cake and fireworks over the Intra Coastal Waterway at 7 pm. There will be a best mask contest and bead contest. Hub Stacey’s is located at 5851 Galvez Road.
Grand Mardi Gras Parade, 2/14
Pensacola’s annual Grand Mardi Gras Parade will be held on Feb. 14 in downtown Pensacola. The parade is the largest annual event in downtown Pensacola, drawing a crowd of approximately 100,000 residents and visitors. The extravaganza with more than 6,000 participants will begin at 2 pm on Valentine’s Day.
Mardi Gras Brunch @ Jackson’s, 2/15
Just in time for Mardi Gras, Chef Galatoire at Jackson’s Steakhouse will be presenting two New Orleans-inspired events on Sunday, February 15; a brunch as well as a dinner. The brunch will begin at 11 a.m. with a three-course meal for $45 per person and the dinner will begin at 5 p.m. with a four-course meal for $75 per person. In addition, each event will offer New Orleans-style music from the Uptown Trio. They will also offer two drink features. In addition to our regular drink menu, New Orleans-inspired drink specials will be available for brunch and for dinner. Reservations are required, so please call 850.469.9898 today! 400 South Palafox Street, Pensacola, FL 32502
Mardi Gras Party & Cajun Cookout, 2/15
The Sports Bar of Perdido Key will be hosting a Mardi Party and Cajun Cookout on Sunday, Feb. 15 from 4 – 8 pm. There will be delicious food, drink specials and a costume contest. The Sports Bar is located at 13583 Perdido Key Drive.
Fat Tuesday Celebration, 2/17
In honor of Mardi Gras’ Fat Tuesday, the Flora-Bama will be hosting a celebration with wonderful live music and lots of fun! The Rebecca Barry Band will kick off the party at 3 pm.
Fat Tuesday Priscus Celebration, 2/17
The Fat Tuesday Priscus Celebration honors the royalty of the previous and upcoming Mardi Gras seasons. It signifies the end of Mardi Gras at midnight on Feb. 17. Downtown Pensacola comes alive one last time to recognize the iconic weekend. The celebration will begin at 5:30 pm.