The Mardi Gras Street Festival will feature live music and special performances, face painting and a walking parade for children and adults. There will also be a variety of contests for the young and young at heart!
Downtown Merchant Specials
Several participating downtown merchants will offer special discounts and activities – many with a Mardi Gras theme - throughout the day.
Mardi Gras App
Android and iPhone users can have a handy pocket guide to this year’s Mardi Gras celebration in the palm of their hands by downloading the Town of Wake Forest app and using the app’s "Mardi Gras" function. Designed to provide smart phone users with useful information about all of the 2014 Wake Forest Mardi Gras festivities, the function offers instant access to the day’s schedule of events, volunteer opportunities, Renaissance Ball tickets and more.
IPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, and Android users can download the town’s free app by searching for “Town of Wake Forest" on iTunes, in the iPhone app store or in Google Play or by scanning the appropriate QR code provided at www.wakeforestnc.gov/app.aspx.