5th Annual New Bern Mardi Gras
in Historic Ghent

Saturday, February 22, 2020

TIME: 11 AM - 5 PM · Parade: 3 PM · Closing Act: (Time and Name TBA)
Festivities will take place before, during, and after the parade on Spencer Ave. at Third Street.

Parade starts at Spencer Ave. and Eighth Street, and ends at Spencer Ave. and Second Street.

All are welcome to join the fun, spectators and participants alike!

The Ghent Neighborhood Association and friends look forward to having you join us for New Bern Mardi Gras 2020.

Laissez les bons temps rouler!

(Let the good times roll!)

P.S. This is a fun-only, no-politics, no-religion, family-friendly event. Thank you.

Alisa Mike singing

ENTERTAINMENT

No festival is complete without live music.

Sponsorship banner near music stage - New Bern Mardi Gras

SPONSORSHIPS

Without sponsors, Mardi Gras wouldn't be as festive!

New-Bern Ghent Mardi Gras Float

PARADE SIGNUP

Wanted: floats and marchers!

Yellow food truck at Ghent-New Bern Mardi Gras

VENDOR SIGNUP

Vendor of all kinds welcome.

DOWNLOAD POSTER

Click image to download poster.

New Bern Mardi Gras 2020 Poster PDF

ENTERTAINMENT SCHEDULE

Hosted by our own MC Coco

11 am - D Spence and Friends
12 pm - Rick Huff with Molly
1 pm - Alisa Mike
2 pm - Joe Baes Group
3 pm - Parade
4 pm - Madame Z Drag Show

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Looking for volunteers before, during, and after event.

"Volunteers do not necessarily have the time; they just have the heart." – Elizabeth Andrew

We are thankful these businesses see value in our awesome community and events like ours!

GOLD SPONSORS

MEET THE MARDI GRAS KREWE

Meet the talented Historic Ghent neighborhood residents who work hard to bring you New Bern's very own Mardi Gras Festival.

FREE PARKING

 

 

BECOME A SPONSOR

We depend on our sponsors to make New Bern Mardi Gras festive - we couldn't do it without you!

JOIN US

Spectator Parking

Free Parking will be available.

New Bern Mardi Gras 2020 - Round Logo
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