City of Biloxi holds Mardi Gras Ball

The City of Biloxi Parks and Recreation Department will hold its annual Mardi Gras Ball & Dance on Wednesday, February 18 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Biloxi Community Center, 591 Howard Avenue.

The event is open to all children ages 6 to 12, with and without disabilities, and their parents. A King, Queen, Grand Duke, and Duchess will be crowned by random drawing of names. The King and Queen will reign over the Children’s Walking Parade on Saturday, February 21.

Refreshments will be available and security will be provided during the event. All children must be picked up from the Center by 8 p.m.

For more information, contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 228-435-6148, email, or visit online at