Long Beach Mardi Gras
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Laissez Les Bon Temps Rouler! First Fridays on February 1 lets the good times roll and brings Mardi Gras to Bixby Knolls. Enjoy Dixieland music, food, king cake, mask making, and plenty of beads to keep things festive. You are encouraged to stroll, dance, strut, walk, or skip while you follow Queen Kelli Johnson and King John Royce around Atlantic Avenue.
A rollicking Long Beach tradition returns Saturday, February 18, 2012 as Long Beach Mardi Gras once again invades Rainbow Harbor!
Enjoy an afternoon of live music, food and drink specials, and the wildest annual parade to hit the shores of Long Beach!
Laissez Les Bon Temps Rouler! First Fridays on February 3 lets the good times roll and welcomes Long Beach Mardi Gras to Bixby Knolls. Enjoy Dixieland music, food, king cake, mask making, and plenty of beads to keep things festive.
St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 525 East 7th Street, Long Beach invites you to their Second Annual Zydeco Mass and Mardi Gras Celebration to be held on Saturday, February 18th — Samedi Gras if you’re from Louisiana or know your French.
On Thursday, March 24th, Artful Thinking’s Out at the Movies is proud to present the film screening of The Sons of Tennessee Williams at the Art Theatre of Long Beach, CA.
The Sons of Tennessee Williams is a documentary about the gay men of New Orleans who created a vast and fantastic culture of “drag balls” starting in the late 1950s.
Festival brings family friendly entertainment and activities to locations throughout Rainbow Harbor
For the second year, The Long Beach Mardi Gras Festival brings the spirit, taste and sounds of New Orleans to the heart of downtown Long Beach.
St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 7th and Atlantic Streets, Long Beach will celebrate Mardi Gras with its First Annual Zydeco Mass and Dance on Fat Tuesday, March 8th. These events are open to all and the Zydeco Mass (7pm) is Free.
Mardi Gras conjures up images of masks, beads, parades, music, fun, and… Long Beach. Yes, Long Beach! Mardi Gras returns as an all day event to downtown Long Beach with the ‘Long Beach Mardi Gras at Rainbow Harbor’ on March 5, 2011!
Hear the sounds of New Orleans at the 24TH Annual Long Beach Bayou & Mardi Gras Festival, Saturday, June 26 and Sunday, June 27th at Rainbow Lagoon Park, 11:30 a.m. ¬ 8:00 p.m. Throughout the weekend New Orleans and Louisiana comes alive with: Cajun, Zydeco and Blues music on two stages.