From donning glamorous costumes to gobbling up a slice of delicious King cake, Mardi Gras is a night to let loose and get your boogie on. However, you don’t have to visit Bourbon Street to enjoy the best Fat Tuesday ever.
Taylor Morrison has scoured the web to discover the best Mardi Gras events near our Arizona, California and Colorado communities. So break out your sparkly masks and get ready to dance the night away.
Don’t forget to swing over to the Mardi Gras Costume Shop in Scottsdale if you’re looking to go full-scale and dress up for the evening.
San Francisco is a city made for Mardi Gras and you can’t go wrong with Fat Tuesday in the Fillmore Corridor. The event runs from 5 – 11 p.m. at a number of participating restaurants and clubs. Don’t forget to pre-order tickets for the Masquerade Ball.
Enjoy a free event featuring many of the Bay Area’s top Jazz musicians, at the Mardi Gras Parade, starting at Valencia and Sycamore.
Sacramento’s Old Town will feel a lot more like New Orleans on Saturday, February 6th. A number of participating local venues will provide no-cover live music from 8 p.m. to closing.
From classic rock to jazz and Louisiana style Cajun music, you’ll have a blast exchanging beads and getting your groove on.
Long Beach Carnevale is a complimentary annual event hosted outside the Long Beach Aquarium. It’s a true Venetian-style mystery masquerade that’s fun for all ages. Stop by for music, shows, performance art and more.
For dinner, drinks and authentic Jazz music to boot, head on down to Downtown Disney to Ralph Brennan’s Jazz Kitchen, it’s the closest you’ll get to New Orleans without hopping on a plane.
And for adults only, check out The Phoenix Club for a German styled Carnival and a night to remember.
Purchase limited early-bird tickets at a 25% discount to Denver’s top Mardi Gras celebration. February 12th from 7 p.m. to midnight, Dave & Buster’s at 2000 S. Colorado Blvd will transport you to a party like no other.
Stilt walkers, face painters, tarot readers and plenty of colorful masks and costumes. Invite a friend and get in the spirit!