|Celebrate Mardi Gras with a bang and an "Arrrgh!” with everyone’s favorite party pirates, Kemah’s Krewe du Lac. |
Krewe du Lac 2016 "Pirates on the Bayou”
Krewe du Lac is celebrating its annual Mardi Gras Celebration. Although the Krewe is proud to call Kemah home, participants hail from all parts of Bay Area Houston and beyond. In 2016, "The Pirate Krewe,” celebrates "Pirates on the Bayou.” The pirate theme is a perfect fit for our area as pirates combed these shores for years.Krewe du Lac promotes a family-style observance of the Mardi Gras season that everyone can join.
This non-profit organization’s purpose is to promote the cultural, educational and traditional customs of Mardi Gras while providing information, guidance, and activities for individuals and groups.The Kemah Parade and Mardi Parti is just a part of the Mardi Gras season which includes the Kick-Off Party on January 8, 2016, The King’s Cake Party on January 10, The Royal Ball at Landry’s Ballroom on January 23, numerous trips to Galveston, an entry in the Yachty Gras Parade aboard the Majestic Princess on January 30, Galloway Fun Run and the 16th Annual "Krewes in Kemah” Mardi Gras Parade and Mardi Parti Celebration on February 6.
On this Saturday, at 10 a.m. decorated cars, trucks, flat-bed trailers, golf carts, floats and anything that rolls line up for the parade which winds through the Lighthouse District. The parade starts and ends in the parking lot adjacent to the Kemah Visitor Center. Afterwards, folks will flock to T-Bone Tom’s to the Pardi to enjoy an afternoon of fun featuring food, drink, music and vendors.
Jan. 8, Kick-Off Party Bakkhus, 7 p.m. (Hat Contest )
Jan. 10, King’s Cake Party T-Bone Tom’s, 2 p.m. (Court chosen)
Jan. 23, Royal Ball, Landry’s , 7 p.m. ( Music by Kelly McGuire ) $80 pp
Jan. 30, Yachty Gras Boat Parade, 7 p.m. (Majestic Princess) $ 60 pp
Combine Both events: $ 125 pp
Feb. 6, Galloway Fun Run
Krewe du Lac Mardi Gras Parade 10 a.m.
Mardi Parti , T-Bone Tom’s, after parade
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