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!!!
Want to be part of Mardi Gras 2013?
REGISTER FOR THE PARADE HERE! FREE!
For more info on any Mardi Gras events, call the Deadwood Chamber at 1-800-999-1876. Also, Da Bus in Sturgis will be offering a SHUTTLE SERVICE. See that schedule below...
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!
“DA BUS” 2013 Mardi Gras Deadwood Shuttle - Sturgis to Deadwood - Saturday, Feb. 9
Phil Town Inn
6:00pm, 7:30pm, 9:00pm
Dakota Mart Parking lot (Knuckle)
6:10pm, 7:40pm, 9:10pm, 10:40pm, 12:10am
Super 8 Motel
6:20pm, 7:50pm, 9:20pm, 1:00am, 10:50pm, 12:20am
Days Inn Motel
6:30pm, 8:00pm, 9:30pm, 11:00pm, 12:30am
BUS RETURNS FROM DEADWOOD:
7pm, 8:30pm, 10pm, 11:30pm, 1am and 2am (LAST BUS)
Don’t Drink And Drive! Ride DA BUS OR DA CAB, call 499-8589
$10.00 per person - ROUND TRIP
$2.00 beer will be served for the ride up and back.
Must be 21 to ride.
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