Soulard in St. Louis Jan. 6 - Mar. 4, 2014Use Metro and get to Mardi Gras the easy way
Where: Bud Light Party Centre in Soulard Market Park
Price: $35 in advance; $45 at the door
Watch as ten of the region’s best-known chefs team with ten amateurs to compete for the title of 2015 Cajun Cook-Off Champion.
Get your exercise, St. Louis Mardi Gras style! Show up in your best purple, gold, and green costume and race your way through the historic Soulard neighborhood.
Where: Participating establishments throughout Soulard
Try a little bit of everything Cajun at this self-guided tasting and pub crawl through the historic Soulard neighborhood.
Where: 12th & Allen in Soulard
Grab your furry friends and join us for the world’s largest costumed pet parade!
Where: Soulard Market Plaza
The longest-running dachshund derby in America is back! On February 8, hundreds of dachshunds descend upon Wiener Stadium in Soulard Market Park to determine the fastest dachshund in all the land.
Where: Saint Louis City Hall Rotunda
Hosted by Mayor Francis Slay and the Mardi Gras Foundation in the Rotunda of St. Louis City Hall, this black tie gala features food, cocktails, dancing, and spectacular entertainment by That 80’s Band.
Where: Soulard Neighborhood
The Bud Light Grand Parade through Soulard is the Midwest’s largest and most spectacular pre-Lenten celebration.
Where: Soulard Market Park
The original and best all-inclusive Mardi Gras experience is back! Bud Light Party Tent ticket holders enjoy heated tents, premium open bars, an all-you-can-eat buffet, and more.
Where: 12th and Allen
Watch as young men in heels and drag race through the streets of Soulard. This long-standing tradition is one of the most popular events of Mardi Gras season.
Where: 7th & Geyer and 9th & Geyer
Join us after the Grand Parade for the Bud Light Block Party, featuring live performances from Dr. Zhivegas and Funky Butt Brass Band.