On Saturday 22, the Tenth Annual Portland Mardi Gras Ball will be held at The Wonder Ballroom. There will be a costume contest, the crowning of the new King and Queen, King Cake, dancing to the tunes of the Too Loose Cajun Zydeco Band and plenty of lagniappe provided by the Mysti Krewe.
On Fat Tuesday, the group will host its annual free Mardi Gras Parade down N Mississippi Ave, complete with throws including their ever-popular limited number of decorated mini umbrellas and a kids costume contest.
A post parade celebration will happen at Mississippi Studios with the Too Loose Cajun Zydeco Band.
Wonder Ballroom, 128 NE Russell St. Saturday, February 22, 6:30 pm. $30.00 Etix.com. 21 & over.
Mississippi Studios, 3939 N Mississippi Ave. Tuesday, February 25, 8:00 pm. $5.00 Mississippistudios.com. 21 & over.
Check Portlandmardigras.com for more information