Oak Cliff streets will come alive with the spirit of Mardi Gras the first weekend in February! Here is a schedule of events:
9 a.m. Dash for the Beads A 5k run and 1 mile walk Costumes encouraged! Pet friendly! This is a timed race. To enter, visit dashforthebeads.org.
8 p.m. OCarnivale Masquerade Ball Come dance the night away to the 19 piece Rebel Alliance Jazz Band! Entrance next to 407 N. Bishop.
2 p.m. 2nd Annual Mardi Gras Oak Cliff Parade Neighbors, businesses, schools, and more will parade down North Bishop Avenue, from Methodist Medical Center to the Bishop Arts District. Entries will be taken on a space-available basis. Entry forms are available online at www.mardigrasoakcliff.com .