Get ready, because Mardi Gras 2020 events begin in February. Dust off your masks and gather the beads! Here are some Mardi Gras events in the area:

Destin Commons Mardi Gras Masquerade 2020

Enjoy a family evening full of Mardi Gras fun at the Destin Commons Mardi Gras Masquerade on Friday, February 21. Live Entertainment for the whole family from 6-8pm with the parade starting at 7pm. Watch the floats and people on parade throughout the entire property!

Beads will be plentiful throughout the Mardi Gras celebration. Kids can create their very own festive accessories along with a face painting station for the best masquerade masks this side of New Orleans.

Destin Commons is located on Legendary Drive, at the intersection of Hwy. 98 and Mid Bay Bridge Road. This amazing center offers something for everyone with so many stores and restaurants. See a full list of shops and restaurants, as well as the calendar of events at Be sure to follow Destin Commons on Instagram to stay in the know.

Mardi Gras Harborwalk Village

The 12th Annual Mardi Gras Parade takes place at HarborWalk Village on the Destin Harbor on Saturday, February 22 starting at 2pm. With dazzling floats, colorful costumes, beads, street performers and live music this is the place to be for a good time. The parade starts at Destin Harbor Boardwalk at 4pm followed by the live music on the main stage.

Come out to HarborWalk Village along the Destin Harbor where restaurants, activities and entertainment live year round. With so many things to do on the harbor, you’ll find waterfront shopping, paddle board and kayak rentals, pontoon and jet ski rentals, parasailing, glass bottom boats, world class fishing, pirate ship excursions, dolphin cruises, concerts and live music, weekly fireworks, weekly Fat Tuesday parades, live entertainment, and an array of restaurants.

Panama City Beach

Mardi Gras and Music Festival 2020

Join all the fun of Panama City Beach Mardi Gras and Music Festival on February 21-22, 2020. In conjunction with the Krewe of Dominique Youx’s great Mardi Gras at the Beach parade, the festival is always held the weekend before Fat Tuesday and features entertainment for the whole family.

Festivities include live concerts, Fat Tuesday Street Fair, Kids Zone, float tours, costume contests, parades, a 5K run, and more. This free event is kid friendly and open to the public. Come out and enjoy the weekend with some New Orleans flair on the Emerald Coast.

Pier Park is Panama City Beach’s largest shopping destination with many retail and dining choices and lots of popular names. Shoppers enjoy numerous eateries and entertainment options including The Grand IMAX Theatre.

Pier Park is located at 600 Pier Park Drive in Panama City Beach. For more information please call (850) 236-9979 or visit on Instagram @PierPark. Learn more at

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