Mississippi Gulf Coast Mardi Gras Parades & Events

If you thought you had to drive to New Orleans, Mobile, or Pensacola to enjoy Mardi Gras, think again. Carnival season is quite active here on the Mississippi Gulf Coast!

The first 2017 Mardi Gras parade is scheduled to get underway Saturday, January 28 in Orange Grove.  Carnival season finishes up on February 28 with Fat Tuesday day parades in Bay St. Louis and Biloxi, concluding with the night parade in Gulfport.

We will be providing updates with additional 2017 Mardi Gras information for South Mississippi as it becomes available.   If you see something that doesn't look right or know of an event that has not yet been listed, please let us know via the "comments" section:

January 22 - February 4, 2017

February 5-11, 2017

February 12-18, 2017

February 19-25, 2017

February 26-28, 2017 including FAT TUESDAY