Mardi Gras this year is going to be great... here is a pitch for one of the many fun events happening during the Festival this year from galveston.com.
The Tremont House presents its 27th Annual Mardi Gras Parade Viewing Party celebrating "The Enchantment of India" on Saturday, March 5, 2011. Join party guests in paying tribute to a 5,000 year-old civilization with ancient cultures and rich heritage. Our intricately decorated "palaces" and Bollywood dancers will provide a festive backdrop to this year's colorful celebration. This year's ball features entertainment by Houston's favorite dance band, Eclipse; New Orleans' own Dr. Michael White Jazz Quartet; DJ Yogi-G, as well as Indian cultural dancers and drummers. Lavish Indian themed buffet. Open Bar. Prime viewing of the Momus Grand Night Parade in a gated area exclusive to ball guests. Tickets: $200/person. Attire: Theme costume or black tie.
You can expect many more wonderful events at Mardi Gras Galveston this year. keep checking in with us and we'll keep updating you.