Mardi Gras – Breckenridge Style

Each year, New Orleans visitors and Mardi Gras lovers take over Breckenridge with masks, boas, beads, music and revelry to commemorate the carnival season. Breckenridge Mardi Gras will kick off in style from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 1st, with it’s annual Mardi Gras Ball at Beaver Run Resort. If you would like to participate in the Mardi Gras parade on Tuesday, March 4th, related events and activities please forward individuals interested in participating to Gavin Dalgliesh at 970.453.5055 or

Mardi Gras Ball – Saturday, March 1, 2014 (6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.)

The evening will feature dancing, drinks, great Nawlins style cuisine and the crowning of the Rex and Queen. Music by Hazel Miller!

Where: Beaver Run Resort
When: 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Attire: Summit County Formal a.k.a. anything goes! Guests can wear a Mardi Gras costume, formal ball gown or a favorite mask and pair of blue jeans.
Cost: $55 individual or $100 for couples
Cost includes a New Orleans style buffet dinner and a cash bar available.
Beads, boas and masks for sale at the event.

How to Purchase Tickets:

  • In person at the Breckenridge Welcome Center, 203 S. Main St.
  • Call Gavin Dalgliesh at 970.453.5055. Guests will need to give a credit card number over the phone.

Mardi Gras Procession on Main Street and Fat Tuesday Celebration – March 4, 2014

Where: Main Street
When: 4:30 p.m.
Cost: Free

The procession will stage on North Main Street between Lincoln and Wellington Street and head south to Park Avenue. Float space is limited. Please forward individuals interested in participating in the procession to Gavin Dalgliesh at 970.453.5055 or

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