Mardi Gras Central 2016

Biloxi and the Mississippi Gulf Coast are home to myriad Carnival balls, more than 20 family-oriented parades and dozens of special events to herald the approach of Mardi Gras, or “Fat Tuesday,” the last day of the Carnival season. ¬†Fat Tuesday itself falls the day¬†before Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent. ¬†Here are a host of links to help you enjoy Carnival 2016.


List of parades, dates, times and places


Safety tips: Before, during and after the parade


Special seating offered in Biloxi


The Krewe of Neptune parade route


The Gulf Coast Carnival parade route


Photos from Gulf Coast Carnival parade 2015