Gulf Shores & Orange Beach

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Let the good times roll! It’s Mardi Gras time on the Alabama Gulf Coast. Line the streets for your chance to throw your hands in the air, jump around and shout “Throw me something, Mister”! Whether you prefer night or day parades, all are family-friendly and offer memories you’ll never forget. Claim your front row spot, and watch the kids fill their bags with beads, trinkets and moon pies! Come, experience Mardi Gras in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach.

 

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Area Mardi Gras Parades 

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February 25
Featured Event

Feb 25, 2017  11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Foley Mardi Gras Parade

Mardi Gras
Starts on Roosevelt Street going east, north on Alston, west on 98 and sout... (more)
Roosevelt Ave
Foley, AL 

The Foley parade is not city-sponsored, and it's not the production of any one group. It's more a loose confederation of folks in this south Baldwin County town who want to make sure they have their own Mardi Gras down there."It's really open to everybody in this area," said...

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Prichard, AL 

Starts on U.S. 45 near Interstate 65; south on 45 to Prichard Avenue; east on Prichard; end at the municipal complex near East Lovejoy Loop.

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Feb 25, 2017  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Floral Parade

Mardi Gras
Mobile; Route A
Dauphin Street
Mobile, AL 36602

The streets of downtown Mobile are filled with the sights and sounds of live marching bands, brilliant-colored floats and of course teeming crowds of parade goers.

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Feb 25, 2017  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Knights of Mobile Mardi Gras Parade

Mardi Gras
Mobile; Route A
Dauphin Street
Mobile, AL 36602

The Knights of Mobile was formed in April 1997, founded by "a small group of revelers who brought almost 150 collective years of Mardi Gras experience to the table with the desire to return to the smaller society and ball philosophy," according to the KOM.The group "is based...

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Feb 25, 2017  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Mobile Mystical Ladies Mardi Gras Parade

Mardi Gras
Mobile; Route A
Dauphin Street
Mobile, AL 36602

The Mobile Mystical Ladies formed in 1997 after 13 friends, who belonged to another parading group, decided to splinter off and form their own.A couple of years ago, the members of the Mystical Ladies decided to change parading dates, going for a daytime run, rather than nig...

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Feb 25, 2017  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Order of Angels Mardi Gras Parade

Mardi Gras
Mobile; Route A
Dauphin Street
Mobile, AL 36602

The Order of Angels is a different kind of parading group. Two women, who were members of a different organization, were sitting at the kitchen table talking about what they did and did not like about Mardi Gras. "We love to ride," one of the women explained, "but the balls ...

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Feb 25, 2017  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

The Mystic Revelers Mardi Gras Parade

Mardi Gras
Mullet Point Park; County Rd 1, Point Clear

Bay Minette, AL 

The Mystic Revelers brought its first Mardi Gras parade to northern Baldwin County in 2005."The people in Bay Minette appreciate it," the founding member said. "The city has backed us, and the fire department and police department have been real good to us."Officially, the R...

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Feb 25, 2017  1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Gulf State Park Mardi Gras Parade

Mardi Gras
Gulf State Park Mardi Gras Parade
Gulf State Park Campground
Gulf State Park Campground
22050 Campground Rd.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
251-948-7275

Join us for our annual Mardi Gras Parade Saturday, February 25 in the Gulf State Park Campground. Parade will begin at 1 p.m. at the GSP Camp Store.  Please be advised that this event will be gauged on participation and is subject to cancellation.  If you would like to be ...

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Feb 25, 2017  2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Krewe of Mullet Mates Mardi Gras Parade

Mardi Gras
Mullet Point Park; County Rd 1, Point Clear

Fairhope, AL 

While the Krewe of Mullet Mates is technically a Fairhope group, it does not follow the downtown Fairhope parade route. Instead, it hugs Bon Secour Bay on Baldwin County Highway 1.The group was formed as a more laid-back parading organization for the folks in the southwest e...

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Feb 25, 2017  6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Mystics of Time Mardi Gras Parade

Mardi Gras
Mobile; Route A
Dauphin Street
Mobile, AL 36602

One of Mobile's most popular parades, the Mystics of Time, comes out on the Saturday before Mardi Gras and unleashes smoke-breathing dragons on the streets of the city.The MOT formed in 1948 and first paraded the next year. As the story goes, a group of friends, while playin...

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