Gaslamp Mardi Gras Masquerade Parade & Celebration
There Are Only 52 Tuesdays in 2017 – Don’t Miss the Biggest One of Them All! San Diego’s nationally recognized Mardi Gras Masquerade Parade & Celebration is back on Fat Tuesday, February 28th from 5 pm to midnight for another epic night of BEADS, music, and live entertainment along with the BIGGEST Mardi Gras parade we have had in the past 23 years! Celebrate with over 20,000 revelers and a vivacious energy in San Diego’s historic Gaslamp Quarter. Expect more confetti, more dancers, and more BEADS than ever before! The streets will erupt with music and cheering crowds as the extravagant parade kicks-off featuring awesome floats, stilt walkers, tricked out cars, performers, and sexy samba dancers. Be sure to catch the huge parade finale as the spectacular final float parks and becomes the roaring stage for the rest of the night.
In additon to three stages, Mardi Gras party hubs will pop up throughout every block of the Gaslamp in your favorite hotspot restaurants and bars to keep your thirst quenched and the party going. Upgrade your Mardi Gras experience by going VIP for an exclusive night on the town complete with VIP entry, 7 complementary drinks, $1 off drinks at the VIP Lounge Bar, access to the Exclusive VIP Lounge & Stage, VIP Restrooms, and VIP Parade Viewing!
Tickets to the Mardi Gras festivities start at only $25 for General Admission and $70 for VIP though January 27th!
Use code East Village to receive $5 off GA and $10 off VIP tickets.
San Diego Mardi Gras benefits the development and preservation of Downtown San Diego through its partnership with the The Gaslamp Quarter Historical Foundation.
Attendees must be 21 years or older and have a valid ID to enter. Main Gate located at 4th Avenue & E Street.