Celebrate Mardi Gras at these events happening in the Tri-State

Just because we're not in NOLA, doesn't mean we can't celebrate Mardi Gras.

Check out these events happening in and around the River City!

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Mardi Gras at Stockwell Inn

Feb. 28 – March 5

If its the food that calls to you during Mardi Gras, check out Stockwell Inn on Evansville’s east side.

Starting February 28th, their special Mardi Gras menu will be in full swing. Expect fresh crawfish boiled daily, fried gator, oysters, gumbo, and more! See the menu below.

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Stockwell Inn will also be selling Mardi Gras beads, masks and hats as a fundraiser for the local nonprofit, It Takes a Village.

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Mardi Gras at Lamasco Bar and Grill

Feb. 26 – March 6

Mardi Gras is more than one day, so you’ll need more than one place to grab your Mardi Gras fare. Lamasco’s Bar and Grill will have gator bites, fried oysters, crawfish boil, jambalaya and more! Check out the menu below.

You can expect freshness, too. Their oysters and crawfish will fresh from NOLA!

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7th Annual Mardi Gras Franklin Crawl

March 1 & 2, 6 pm – 2 am

The Franklin St. Events Association calls this event the biggest pub crawl of the year! Purchase a $10 armband for cover on both nights.


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Franklin St. Mardi Gras Parade

March 2, 4 pm – 5 pm

Celebrate Mardi Gras at the Franklin St. Mardi Gras Parade. The parade is hosted by the Franklin St. Events Association.


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Cork & Cuisine Mardi Gras

Fat Tuesday, March 5, 6 pm

Feeling fancy? Get a taste of Bourbon St. at the next Cork & Cuisine event hosted by the Owensboro Convention Center! The event is centered around food, wine and spirits. Guests are invited to enjoy a delicious five-course meal that will be paired with wines and spirits. Check out the menu below.

The event is for those 21 and over and works on reservation only. Tickets are $65.25 per person or $115 for two.

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