Portland Mardi Gras Parade Feb. 28th 2017

Join the Mysti Krewe of Nimbus for the annu­al Portland Mardi Gras Parade on Mississippi Avenue February 28th, 2017 - Fat Tuesday/Mardi Gras Day!

Join in, or watch from the sides, or both!

5:30: Line up at Victoria Bar (4835 N Albina Ave Portland, OR 97217)
6:00: Costume Contest for Kids a few doors down at Luke's Frame Shop (4703 N Albina Ave)
7:00: Parade rolls with Northside Skull and Bone Gang, fol­lowed by the 2017 King and Queen of the Mardi Gras Ball, then Mysti Krewe of Nimbus & BrassRoots Movement Brass Band, Second Line, Bloco Alegria Samba Band, More Second Line and The Beat Goes On Marching Band
7:45ish: Parade ends at Ecliptic Brewing (825 N Cook St) - after­par­ty begins! Bloco Alegria, and Krewe Loose Cajun Band, and many more sur­pris­es!

Family friend­ly! Costumes encour­aged - and since it's a night parade, wear­able lights and reflec­tive clothes also encour­aged. Feel free to parade with us in the Second Line as well. Mysti Krewe of Nimbus will hand out mardi gras beads, and sig­na­ture mini-umbrel­la throws

Also busi­ness­es along Mississippi Avenue will have Mardi Gras spe­cials and events through­out the day and night!

Mardi Gras Specials - check out the list here! (PDF)
Facebook event page

Here's a clip from last year's parade: