It’s the best party north of the Bayou! Celebrate Mardi Gras in the Wild West, with a weekend full of free parades, costume contests, parties and live music. Make plans - you don't want to miss this cabin-fever-busting event!!!
For more info on any Mardi Gras events, call the Deadwood Chamber at 1-800-999-1876.
Last Year's Event Schedule 2013
Friday, February 8, 2013
Mardi Gras & Masquerade Party at Deadwood Mountain Grand! Party starts at 7 p.m.:
King & Queen Coronation and Mardi Gras costume contest, with over $2,000 in cash and prizes
Live Zydeco Music - CURLEY TAYLOR - at 9 p.m.
ALL EVENTS FREE at Deadwood Mountain Grand
Saturday, February 9, 2013
1 p.m. - 4 p.m.: Taste some of the finest Cajun foods in the region at this free Cajun food cook-off competition. This public tasting will be at locations throughout Deadwood. Locations include Mustang Sally's, Oyster Bay, Four Aces, Tin Lizzie and Mineral Palace.
7 p.m.: DEADWOOD'S ANNUAL MARDI GRAS PARADE! Get a spot on Main Street and collect your share of over 100,000 sets of beads thrown during the parade.
9 p.m.: Live music by Curley Taylor - Deadwood Mountain Grand
ALL EVENTS FREE!
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