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401-435 Shoreline Village Drive, Long Beach, California 90802
The annual LONG BEACH MARDI GRAS at Shoreline Village and Rainbow Harbor returns on Saturday February 17, 2018! Join us for live music, food specials, and more 12pm — 5pm throughout Shoreline Village, and of course, our annual MARDI GRAS PARADE at a new earlier time — 2pm!
One of the largest annual free community events in Long Beach, California, #MardiGrasLB invites you to join thousands of cheering revelers as Shoreline Village hosts an afternoon of live music, revelers, bead throws, novelty acts and more. Join folks of all ages in dressing up, dancing, and making merry along Long Beach’s beautiful Rainbow Harbor!
Of course, the highlight of our annual family-friendly celebration is our Long Beach Mardi Gras PARADE!!! All are welcome! Participation is FREE!!! Let us know you're coming by signing up for the Parade at longbeachmardigras.com!
Join us at our Grandstand on the grass just north of Yard House as our favorite Mistress of Ceremonies Jewels Long Beach returns for her third year announces our Parade participants throughout the parade!
More info to come as we line up new surprises and activities to make this our biggest Mardi Gras celebration yet!
If you would like to dress up and actually participate in the parade please register at longbeachmardigras.com or shorelinevillage.com/long-beach-mardi-gras/
Shoreline Village parking WILL sell out for this event! In the event that you arrive after our lot (401-435 Shoreline Village Dr., Long Beach, CA 90802) is full, we recommend parking in either of the lots listed below:
Aquarium Parking/Queensway Bay Garage
99 Aquarium Way, Long Beach, CA 90802
The first 30 minutes are free
30 min to 1.5 hours — $3
1.5 to 2.5 hours — $6
2.5 to 4 hours — $9
4 to 5 hours — $12
5 to 8 hours — $15
8 to 24 hours — $16
Long Beach Convention Center «Elephant» lot
Linden Ave/Shoreline Drive, Long Beach, CA 90802
Parking is $15 per car per entry
-We will have a FREE BIKE VALET again this year for anyone who wants to ride their bike
ENTERTAINMENT SCHEDULE (all free)
Hula Hoop Dancers, 12-1:30pm
Tarot Card Reader, 12-2pm
Stilt Walker, 12-3pm
DJ Gearson, 12-5pm
DJ Delvek 12-5pm
Zydeco Trail Riderz band, 12-5pm
Accordion Player (roaming), 1-4pm
Mask Making 1-4pm (children only)
Face painting, 1-4pm (children only)
Photo Booth, 1-4pm
Caricature Artist, 1-4pm
Samba Dancers, 1-2:30pm
Mime (roaming), 1:30-3:30pm
Chrisco and the Last Mile band, 2-5pm
Bead throws throughout the day
Floyd and the Fly Boys Rhythm Krew 5-8pm
ALL events will take place INSIDE SHORELINE VILLAGE (from the Yardhouse to Parkers Lighthouse)
THIS IS A FREE EVENT + REQUIRES NO TICKETS