Mardi Gras Weekend in Deadwood. The best party north of New Orleans
Don’t miss the best Mardi Gras celebration north of the Bayou! Come to Deadwood, South Dakota for a weekend full of free food, a parade, parties and live music. Plus, there are special open container zones where you can roam from one Deadwood bar to the next.
This event will be an open container event from 5 – 10 p.m. on Friday, February 9 and from noon to 10 p.m. on Saturday, February 10. Only beer and wine will be allowed in the official event series cups. Adult beverages must remain within the designated Open Container Zones, and open container rules will be strictly enforced.
All events are FREE! Enjoy Cajun food, drinks and fun, sponsored by the Deadwood Chamber of Commerce! For more info on any Mardi Gras events, call the Deadwood Chamber at 1-800-999-1876. And don’t wait, Book Your Room today! Mardi Gras is one of our most popular parties.
Cajun Food Crawl Menu and Locations:
Appetizers and Soup/Salad:
•Mineral Palace-Gem Steakhouse (Okra and Chicken creole cream soup, spicy sausage, red beans and rice, and the Minerals low country boil) – 601 Main Street
•Nugget Saloon (Cajun Andouille and Chicken Jambalaya) – 604 Main Street
•Eagle Bar and Steakhouse (Creole Pork and Chicken Red Bean Gumbo) – 608 Main Street
•Saloon No. 10-Deadwood Social Club (Alligator Meatballs in a red Creole Sauce) – 657 Main Street
•Buffalo Bodega (Cajun Shrimp Dip with Toasted Baguette) – 658 Main Street
•Tin Lizzie Resort (Louisiana Slow Cooked Pork Ribs) – 555 Lower Main Street
•Gold Dust-Mavericks Steak & Cocktails (Andouille Sausage, Jambalaya with Shrimp) – 688 Main Street
•Deadwood Mountain Grand-Grand Grille (Creole Crab Cakes with Cajun Garlic Lemon Aioli) – 190 Deadwood Mountain Drive
•Deadwood Winery (New Orleans style BBQ Shrimp) – 696 Main Street
Dessert & Masquerade Party:
•Silverado-Franklin (Praline Pecan Pie) – 709 Main Street
It’s a progressive menu, and it’s free! All locations will be serving food from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. There will be appetizers, soup and salad, main course and dessert locations!
Cajun Cook-Off Locations:
Buffalo Bodega – 658 main Street
Deadwood Mountain Grand – 1906 Deadwood Mountain Drive
Eagle Bar and Steakhouse – 608 Main Street
Gold Dust Casino & Hotel – 688 Main Street
Tin Lizzie Gaming Resort – 555 Lower Main Street
Enter a float in the parade, it’s FREE! – Mardi Gras Parade Form