Community & Culture Miami-Dade County Performing Arts

North Miami Mardi Gras 2017

North Miami Mardi Gras 2017Sunday, January 29, 1pm-10pm – 125th St. Between 6th and 12th Ave, North Miami

City of North Miami FREE annual festival with spectacular parades featuring decorated floats, street parade, elaborate costumes, cultural food, music and dancing in the streets. Mardi Gras marks a day of tradition with deep historical roots celebrated across the world. Mardi Gras represents a day to indulge in delicious cuisines, enjoy the company of friends and family, and celebrate the privileges of freedom. The streets of North Miami will be transformed into a celebration, with colorful costumes, electrifying sounds of cumbia, compas, reggae and batucada filling the air. Popular Caribbean artists and DJs like #Shaggy, #SweetMicky, #TVice, #Gabel, #DJNickymix, and #DJGringo will be joined by other well-known acts at the City of North Miami FREE annual Mardi Gras festival. Hosted by Papa Keith from 103.5 the Beat.