All welcome in Mardi Gras parade
Join the fun and celebrate Fat Tuesday on Feb. 16.
The annual Mardi Gras parade, sponsored by the Port Aransas Leisure Society (PALS), will leave at 5 p.m. from the corner of Beach and Station streets. Paraders are invited to walk or take the ride of their choice.
From the start point, paraders will travel west on Beach Street to Alister Street , then north, through the light to Trout Street, turn south on Tarpon Street and back to Cotter Avenue, left on Cotter to Station Street where it will turn right (south) and end at the Crazy Cajun restaurant on the corner of Station and Beach streets.
Paraders should bring their own beads, organizer Janet Calvert said.
Spectators are encouraged to line the route and cheer on the parade.
Everyone is invited to join the parade. For more information, contact Calvert at (361) 779-4341.