Galveston.com  107th Mardi Gras Galveston Headliner Announcement


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107th Mardi Gras Galveston Headliner Announcement

By: Clayton Kolavo | Thursday, December 21, 2017 6:03 AM

If you’re looking for a unique Mardi Gras experience in 2018, grab some beads and hit the beach! Mardi Gras! Galveston, the third largest Mardi Gras celebration in the United States, offers the unique chance to experience sand between your toes and gorgeous beach sunsets while taking in the revelry and lavish parades known to dominate Galveston Island during carnival season.

Every year, the stages of Mardi Gras are set with fantastic artists from around the world. This year, the headliner will be Everclear, widely-known for their hit songs such as "Santa Monica" and "Father of Mine." Other artists announced to be performing this year include La Mafia, Kevin Fowler, Made Monster and DJ Phon.

The island’s 107th Mardi Gras celebration, to be held February 2 thru February 13, 2018, is expected to draw more than 350,000 attendees for 30+ concerts, parades, balcony parties and several elegant balls.

At Mardi Gras! Galveston, the extravagance found in Texas’s largest Mardi Gras celebration starts with the beads! More than 3 million beads will be thrown at Mardi Gras! Galveston and that’s just the beginning of the elaborate parades, headliner performances, family events, feasting and other festivities that come with hosting Mardi Gras island style.

To buy tickets and find out more information, visit mardisgrasgalveston.com.

 

Article written by Clayton Kolavo

Clayton Kolavo is the newest member of the Galveston.com & Company family. Clayton oversees planning, implementation, and evaluation of public relations and marketing activities, including promotions, video production, blogs, and social media. Serves as Director of Galveston.com TV and Galveston Restaurant Week, as well as media liaison between the firm and local tourism partners.