Get your beads, masks, dancing shoes and king cakes and get ready to celebrate. Fat Tuesday is February 28th and Breckenridge will be celebrating Mardi Gras in style. Once again the town will be filled with Mardi Gras lovers from all over the country for a Carnival throw down New Orleans style right on Main Street. The fun starts off with a gumbo cook off at Main Street Station at 3 p.m. Then head over to Main Street for the annual Mardi Gras Parade and cap it off with a free concert at the Riverwalk Center featuring the Lowdown Brass Band.
3 p.m. at Main Street Station (505 S. main Street) – Start the party with some partying, hurricanes and a gumbo cook-off prepared by local restaurants.
4:30 p.m. starting at Watson and Main Streets and continuing on to South Park Avenue – Share in the Fat Tuesday Celebration with friends, neighbors and visitors! Gather along the fenced parade route and the floats and zany antics of our locals. Don’t’ forget to watch out for incoming beads and candy!
5 p.m. at the Riverwalk Center – Head on over to the Riverwalk Center a
nd don’t miss the free concert featuring the Lowdown Brass Band featuring dynamic vocalists, hip hop MC’s and body movements guaranteed to get anyone up on their feet dancing.
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