Visit Eureka Springs this Weekend, the Annual Eureka Springs Mardi Gras Parade is set to begin at 2:00 pm.Come and watch Eureka Springs explodes with excitement and fun! Mardi Gras is celebrated each year, before the beginning of the Lenten season on Fat Tuesday, just before ash Wednesday, 40 days before Easter.
Eureka Spring's Mardi Gras has garnered the attention of many and this years event proved to be bigger than last years. Keep you eyes open for the"Taste of New Orleans Day" Cafe au Lait and Beignets. Joe David Rice of Arkansas’s Tourism was selected as the new Eureka Gras Mardi Gras Grand Marshal. The 6th Annual parade is set to roll into town on March 5,2011@2:00pm. Following the parade is the Annual Mardi Gras Krazo Kostume Kontest, to be held at New Delhi Cafe Bandstand on Main Street. Check out the New Delhi at 3:30PM Cash & Gift prizes for best costumes. Free Admission!!
The Annual Hookers and Joker Ball is set for March 3 and will ends on Mar. 8 at the " St. ‘Lizbeth’s King Cake Ball and Mardi Gras Dinner" at 6 p.m. Mardi Gras Beaux Arts Ball on March 5, 2011at the Basin Park Hotel-Barefoot Ballroom call (479) 981-9551 for more information.