From the Oregonian on Friday Feb. 1st, 2013: The music of Mardi Gras day, courtesy of Reggie Houston and Steve Kerin has a great playlist of Mardi Gras Music – you can bet you’ll hear many of these at the Mardi Gras Ball
“Traditions. They are a big part of what connect us to our particular cultural heritage. Move somewhere, say from Louisiana to Oregon, and the traditions (of course) are quite different. Take Mardi Gras for example.” – Jim Friscia writes for Oregon Music News – Read the rest of it here
And thanks to our media sponsor 1071 FM KZME Radio for this write up on their site!
3rd Annual Portland Mardi Gras | Feb 9
No one plays it like WWOZ – New Orleans Community Radio! Stream over the web all day and all night! They also have a section on Mardi Gras Traditions including king cakes, the 2013 Parade schedules, and more!
Help spread the word about the Portland Mardi Gras Ball!
Download our press kit containing web and print ready Mysti Krewe of Nimbus logos, plus our first press release from January 4th, 2013.
To learn more about Mysti Krewe of Nimbus and the Portland Mardi Gras Ball, see this article from the Oregonian about the Krewe preparing for the Second Mardi Gras Ball in 2012
Tickets for the 2013 Portland Mardi Gras Ball are on sale at the Bossanova Ballroom’s site. The 2012 Ball was at capacity, so to guarantee entrance, buy early!
Mysti Krewe members tell stories of their Mardi Gras memories in these short YouTube videos. Hear about Cajun country Mardi Gras, Krewe of Muses, in the French Quarter on Mardi Gras Day, and much more