Mardi Gras Weekend Celebration in Jefferson, Texas
The place to be this weekend is historic Jefferson, Texas for the 32nd annual Krewe of Hebe Mardi Gras Up River celebration all weekend long.
Starting today (Friday) through this Sunday there will be a ton of festivities, parades, arts and crafts, food vendors, plus live music in the downtown area. This year's theme is "Mythology Madness."
Schedule of Events
Friday, February 17
7-10 PM Main Stage – Charlotte's Web Band
Saturday, February 18
11 AM - 2 PM Seth Bradford - Main Stage
Motorcycle Parade 1:45 PM
Krewe of Hebe Grand Parade 2 PM
The Night Hawk Band -3 PM - 4:30 PM - Main Stage
Krewe of Hebe Awards - 4:30 PM - 5 PM
Flight Delay - 5 PM - 7 PM - Main Stage
Darrin Morris Band - 7 PM - 10 PM
Sunday, February 19
DJ Music - 12 noon - 5 PM- Main Stage
Children's Parade - 2 PM
Check out all the Children's activities and the carnival going on downtown including a pet parade, what would a Mari Gras celebration be without some fabulous King Cake?
Get there early as they are expecting a huge crowd with great weather predicted for this weekend. Highs tomorrow are expected to be in the mid-50s with the high on Sunday upper 60s.
Admission to Mardi Gras
There is a cost to get into the Mardi Gras festival event wristbands are $10 and are good for all three days of activities. Wristbands will be sold at the main entrance to the Entertainment tent on West Austin Street or in the souvenir booth. $1.00 of the sale of a wristband will go toward Toys for Tots in Marion County.
For more information please visit their website.
The 32nd annual Krewe of Hebe Mardi Gras Up River Weekend it's not just a celebration it's a PARTY!