Taste of Mardi Gras
February 6 @ 7:30 pm| $20
Taste of Mardi Gras will be held on Friday, February 6, 2015, at the Alexandria Riverfront Center. Taste of Mardi Gras was created in 1997 as a fundraiser for the Cenla Chapter of the Louisiana Restaurant Association. The first year, it was held in conjunction with the grand opening of the Alexandria Riverfront Center. It has grown tremendously from approximately 350 in attendance to over 3,500. The date of the event coincides with the Alexandria Mardi Gras weekend to offer visitors a Friday night event immediately following the CC/CC parade offering visitors another reason to come early to celebrate Mardi Gras in the Heart of Louisiana.
VIP seating at 6:30 pm
general admission at 7:30 pm
Tickets go on sale (TBA), and can be purchased in advance at $20 for adults and $10 for children 10 years and younger. They can be purchased at the following locations in Alexandria:
– Atwoods Bakery
– Critics Choice (both locations)
– Alexandria Pineville Area Convention & Visitors Bureau
Reserved VIP Tables are also available in advance for $400, which includes reserved seating for eight, a complimentary bottle of champagne and early admittance at 6 p.m. and can be purchased at the Alexandria/Pineville Area CVB.
Nick Corrozza, Jr.
email: firstname.lastname@example.org (318) 729-6045