MARDI GRAS CELEBRATION IN YACHATS – March 1-4, Saturday-Tuesday Mardi Gras Celebration in Yachats kicks off Saturday night with a Starlight Costume Parade followed by a Family Costume Ball with The New Iberians Zydeco Blues Band.
Throughout the weekend there will be Gumbo and other New Orleans style food at village eateries, and a Mardi Gras Beads Prize Raffle at local shops.
On Fat Tuesday, there will be more music and great food.
STARLIGHT COSTUME PARADE – March 1, Saturday, 6 pm Meet at the Yachats Commons Picnic Shelter, W 4th & Pontiac
FAMILY COSTUME BALL with THE NEW IBERIANS ZYDECO BLUES BAND – Saturday, 7 pm, Yachats Lions Hall, W 4th & Pontiac
A Mardi Gras celebration for all ages. Admission by donation. All proceeds benefit the Scholarship Fund of the Yachats Youth and Family Activities Program.