Dauphin Island is excited to kick off the entire Mardi Gras season on Saturday, January 25th, with the first parade of Mardi Gras 2020, Krewe de la Dauphine. Once these revelers hit the streets of the Island, the revelry doesn’t stop! Dauphin Island will continue to celebrate the carnival season with their Annual People’s Parade and the Mystic Krewe of Salty Paws.
Krewe de la Dauphine has been parading on the streets of Dauphin Island for almost 30 years and they get to kick off the Mardi Gras season each year as the first parade to roll through the streets. This year KDLD will be bringing the party at 1:00 pm on Saturday January 25th.
The Town of Dauphin Island’s People’s Parade will be celebrating their fourth year parading the town’s crazy across Dauphin Island on Saturday, February 1st at 1:00 pm. Experience the true culture of Dauphin Island through this unique parade which consists solely of locals who decorate their boats and pack their trailers full of moon pies and beads in order to celebrate the Mardi Gras festivities. Oh, and of course be sure to expect unusually large King Cake Babies!
The newest addition to Dauphin Island’s Mardi Gras season, the Mystic Krewe of Salty Paws, may just be the cutest one yet! Expect things to get ruff as the Town of Dauphin Island and the Animal Rescue Foundation present a parade of pups on Saturday, February 8th at 10:00 am. Be sure to bring your bags and see what treats these dogs may share.
The 2020 Mardi Gras Season in South Mobile County is bound to be a revelrous good time!