Mardi Gras MainStreet Dog Parade Saturday!
The 13th Annual Mardi Gras on MainStreet is tomorrow, Saturday, Feb. 26, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in downtown DeLand. The Mardi Gras Dog Parade begins at 11 a.m. in front of the Cultural Arts Center, located at 600 N. Woodland Blvd. It proceeds south on Woodland, through downtown DeLand, and ends up at East Howry Ave. This year’s theme is “Pups of the Orient.” Don’t miss this annual event that attracts at least 30,000 people (residents and visitors) each year. Approximately 1,000 dogs all dressed up in their Mardi Gras best, parade down Woodland Blvd. with their owners–also dressed up to enjoy Mardi Gras.
The festivities continue on West Indiana Ave. with food, games, and something for everyone. It’s LOTS OF FUN for everyone! Hope to see you there!