Portland Mardi Gras Parade 2020
Mysti Krewe of Nimbus presents the Annual Mardi Gras Day Parade on Mississippi Avenue!
Join us for our free, family friendly community costume parade celebrating Fat Tuesday and then last day of Carnival season!
The Portland Mardi Gras parade starts at 7 PM (line up at 6PM)
Kid's Costume Contest at Luke's Frame Shop starts at 6pm, then all can join the parade as it rolls by at 7pm
Afterparty at Mississippi Studios around 8pm
We parade about a mile down N. Mississippi Ave. It's a free, family-friendly community event. Spectators are encouraged to join in the second line or dress up to watch in costume. It's dark out so don't forget your lights! Many Mississippi Ave business have special events that day. The Krewe hands out beads, and hand-decorated mini-umbrella throws
The 2020 Mardi Gras Parade will be the seventh and each year has been bigger and better. It happens at a time of year when things are gray and dull, and we have a parade with lights, costumes, and music. Las
year’s parade featured six bands, a Bollywood dance group, a hip-hop dance group, tall bikes, the Pirates of Portlandia, Risk of Change Mummers, and others.
Mysti Krewe of Nimbus is a volunteer social club dedicated to promoting Louisiana Mardi Gras culture.
4835 N Albina Ave
Portland, OR 97217