Soulard in St. Louis Jan. 6 - Mar. 4, 2014Use Metro and get to Mardi Gras the easy way
2017 Mardi Gras Events
January 6- 12th Night
January 14 & 15- Snowman Softball Tournament
January 21- Family Winter Carnival
February 10- Beer, Wine, and Whiskey Taste
February 11– Cajun Cook-Off
February 18 & 19 – Cruzan Rum Taste of Soulard
February 18– Missouri Lottery Run For Your Beads 5K
February 19 - Beggin’ Pet Parade
February 19 – Weiner Dog Derby
February 24-Mayor’s Mardi Gras Ball
February 25- Bud Light Grand Parade
February 25- Bud Light Party Tent
February 28- Fat Tuesday
Where: Participating establishments throughout Soulard
Try a little bit of everything Cajun at this self-guided tasting and pub crawl through the historic Soulard neighborhood.
Where: 12th & Allen in Soulard
Grab your furry friends and join us for the world’s largest costumed pet parade!
Where: Soulard Market Plaza
The longest-running dachshund derby in America is back! On February 19th, hundreds of dachshunds descend upon Wiener Stadium in Soulard Market Park to determine the fastest dachshund in all the land.
Where: Saint Louis City Hall Rotunda
Hosted by the Mardi Gras Foundation in the Rotunda of St. Louis City Hall, this black-tie gala features food, cocktails, dancing, and spectacular entertainment.
Where: Soulard Neighborhood
The Bud Light Grand Parade through Soulard is the Midwest’s largest and most spectacular pre-Lenten celebration.