If you're looking for ways to spice up your weekend, there's a host of Mardi Gras events happening all over DFW, including these wildly entertaining ones below. You can also find the best bars and restaurants to celebrate Mardi Gras here, and a guide to Mardi Gras festivals in DFW here.
The Rocky Horror Picture Show Mardi Gras Theme Show
The Lakewood Theater
Friday, February 28 @ 11 p.m.
Celebrate a holiday of indulgence and deviance by seeing this cult classic performed live by Amber Does Dallas— the premier shadowcasting troupe in the DFW Metroplex. Enjoy music, dancing and pre-show festivities before the show begins at the strike of midnight–$11.
Saturday, March 1 @ 9 p.m.
Cedar Springs Neighborhood
Sue Ellen's, The Mining Company, Station 4, The Rose Room and JR's get everything shaking for the annual Mardi Gras blow-out in Cedar Springs, featuring everything from face painting and fortune telling to drag shows and much more.
KNON 13th Annual Mardi Gras Gumbo Party
Sunday, March 2 @ 5p.m.
Poor David's Pub
Knon's annual bash continues the tradition of gumbo competitions, live music by the Zydeco Stingrays and all around partying at Poor David's Pub on Lamar–$15 admission.
House of Blues
Saturday, March 1
There are 3 ways to get your Mardi Gras on at the House Of Blues:
- Hungry? Chow down on all you can eat Cajun food at the Crawfish and Cajun Cookout @ 6 p.m.– $25.
- For a wild and crazy burlesque show, check out "The Ruby Revue" @ 8:30 p.m.–$20 and up.
- Dance to the top 40 hits at the Mardi Gras Celebration Feat with The Last Dragons @ 9:30 p.m.–$12 and up.