EpiCentre Mardi Gras
Friday, February 13th, 2015 at the EpiCentre
Mardi Gras is coming back to Charlotte and is BIGGER than ever! The EPICENTRE and all of its tenants bring you the Charlotte Mardi Gras Parade of Beads Celebration on Friday, February 13th starting at 7pm. The EPICENTRE will be transformed into the New Orleans French Quarter with decorations, special creole menus, and more. The DJ will crank up New Orleans Zydeco favorites along with other fitting songs such as the NOLA clap and New Orleans Bounce. Party goers are encouraged to bring beads and they will be on sale at the event as well. There will be street performers, local team mascots, cheerleaders and bands. "Sugar" Handmade Gourmet Donut Food Truck to offer Beignets and King Cake to get a real taste of Mardi Gras. Multiple Hurricane bars will be through the 1st level of the EPICENTRE just as they line Bourbon St.. Main event will start at 7pm when the parade kicks off! Marching bands will lead the “Krewes” ranging from social groups, charities, organizations, and all other applicants.