6 Huntsville Mardi Gras events that will make North Alabama feel like New Orleans

The Camp
Mardi Gras at MidCity is one of the biggest Mardi parties in town. (The Camp on Facebook)

This Saturday, February 26, will be a huge day for Mardi Gras celebrations in Huntsville. Choose from family friendly block parties, a winery soiree, an 80s event and more. Here’s what you need to know:

1. Mardi Gras Block Party on Holmes

Downtown Huntsville Inc. is throwing a Mardi Gras block party this Saturday featuring music, beads and specials from all your favorite downtown spots.

Entertainment includes:

  • 6PM-8PM: Randy Taylor performing on Holmes
  • 6PM-10PM: Nossa Samba & Standly Dan performing at BeeZr
  • 8PM until: afterparty with a DJ at Stella’s Elixir Lounge

Where: Roads will be closed on Holmes Avenue between Spragins St. and Jefferson St. and North Side Square between Washington St. and Jefferson St.
When: Saturday, February 26, 5PM-9PM

2. Mardi Gras Music Festival at The Camp

The Camp
He’ll be there. Will you? (The Camp on Facebook)

The Camp’s Mardi Gras at MidCity has been rolling since February 11, but you don’t want to miss the all-day festival happening on Saturday, February 26.

Entertainment includes:

  • Francis Rockin’ Doopsie Jr. & the Zydeco Twisters
  • Soul Brass Band
  • Young Fellaz and the Mardi Gras Indians

Where: The Camp at MidCity, 5909 University Dr NW, Huntsville, AL 35805
When: Saturday, February 26 starting at 12PM

3. Mardi Gras at Sammy T’s Music Hall

Sammy T's
It’s time to dance. (Sammy T’s on Facebook)

Sammy T’s is hosting a Mardi Gras party on “Huntsville’s biggest dance floor.” Head over Saturday for an all-night party.

Entertainment includes:

  • AlexB
  • DJ Whirl
  • HarryIQ

Where: Sammy T’s, 116 Washington St SE, Huntsville, AL 35801
When: Saturday, February 26, 9PM-2AM

4. Most Awesomely 80’s Mardi Gras Blowout at Innerspace

Head over to Innerspace Brewing for a totally 80’s Mardi Gras party. Wild Life in the Working Class, a Huntsville-based 80’s pop band, will provide the entertainment. They’ll be performing favorites by Duran Duran, David Bowie, Talking Heads and more.

Where: Innerspace Brewing Company, 2414 Clinton Ave W, Huntsville, AL 35805
When: Saturday, February 26, 7PM-10PM

5. Mardi Gras Party at Humphrey’s

The Humphrey’s courtyard has that French Quarter vibe. (Humphrey’s Bar and Grill on Facebook)

Find brunch specials, live music and more with no cover charge at Humphrey’s this Saturday. Get there early for $0.99 mimosas from 10-11, or stay all day for deals on hurricanes and Abita beer and a New Orleans-inspired menu.

Entertainment includes:

  • 3PM-6PM: Seeking Babylon
  • 6PM-9PM: Aaron Stapler and Justus Storm
  • 9PM-12:30AM: Electric Mojo

Where: Humphrey’s Bar and Grill, 103 Washington St NE, Huntsville, AL 35801
When: Saturday, February 26, 10AM-12:30AM

6. Masquerade Mardi Gras Party at Robyn’s Garden

Robyn's Garden
Mask up for Mardi Gras. (Robyn’s Garden Winery on Facebook)

If a winery soiree is more your style, try the Masquerade Mardi Gras party at Robyn’s Garden Winery this weekend. Dress up and head over for wine, hors d’oeuvres and prizes.

Entertainment includes:

  • DJ Hot Rod14
  • JtheBeard
  • Yolanda Denson

Where: Robyn’s Garden Winery, 200 Oakwood Ave NE Suite A, Huntsville, AL 35811
When: Saturday, February 26, 7PM
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Emily Phillips
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