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The 108th Celebration of Mardi Gras! Galveston
Saturday, February 23, 2019
and Once on Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Over 3 million beads will be thrown at Texas’ largest Mardi Gras celebration, with the lineup of festivities including elaborate parades, headliner performances and concerts, balcony parties, masked balls, an official 5K run, family events, and plenty of feasting.
Mardi Gras! Galveston 2019 Dates
- Friday, February 22, 2019 – The 2019 season kicks off with the George P. Mitchell Mardi Gras Parade and the Mardi Gras! Galveston Parade in historic downtown Galveston.
- Saturday, February 23, 2019 – The second night is headlined by the Mystic Krewe of Aquarius Kick-Off Parade and Krewe of Gambrinus Parade on the Seawall. Pat Green will also play a live concertat the Bud Light Main Stage.
- Sunday, February 24, 2019 | Fiesta Gras – The Norteño band Duelo headlines Fiesta Gras, a day-long celebration of Hispanic Heritage at Mardi Gras! Galveston. 2:30pm.
- Friday, March 1, 2019 – Following more parades, Honky Tonk Heaven singer and New Caney native, Jason Cassidy, headlines the second weekend of Mardi Gras festivities.
- Saturday, March 2, 2019 – The Knights of Momus Grand Night Parade dominates on the final Saturday night celebration of 2019.
- Sunday, March 3, 2019 | Family Gras | FREE – Enjoy an afternoon of family celebrations, parades, and events.
- Fat Tuesday, March 5, 2019 – The Krewe of Aquarius Fat Tuesday Parade closes out this year’s celebration. 6:30pm.
Ticket prices for party passes, balcony tickets, and general admission vary. Click here to order tickets or for more information.
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