Mardi Gras Parade

Good times set to roll Saturday on Navarre Beach

Good times set to roll Saturday on Navarre Beach

Thousands of tourists and locals are set to overtake Navarre Beach Saturday for the 33rd Annual Navarre Beach Mardi Gras Parade. Mardi Gras season kicked off Jan. 15, and groups such as the Navarre Krewe of Jesters have been ringing in the celebration ever since. Read the full article in the Feb. 21 issue of […]

Insufficient funds for local events

Insufficient funds for local events

Of the $2,398,948 collected last fiscal year in bed tax dollars in Santa Rosa County, the Tourist Development Office set aside $75,000 to use as grant money for local events that help promote tourism. A criterion was set that had to be met in order to qualify for the grant money. The requests could not […]

Navarre Beach Mardi Gras Parade

The 31st annual Navarre Beach Mardi Gras Parade begins at 1 p.m. on Gulf Boulevard. Join the Navarre Krewe of Jesters for family friendly fun, floats, and beads. Navarre Bridge to Southbound traffic from approximately noon to 3 p.m. For more information, visit www.nkoj.org.

Mardi Gras Ball

The Navarre Krewe of Jesters Mardi Gras Ball is a party that you shouldn’t miss. Celebrate the count down to the Mardi Gras parade by dancing the night away. Cocktails are at 6 p.m. followed by dinner at 7 p.m. Tickets are $35. For a more information, visit  www.facebook.com/navarrekreweofjesters/.

Mardi Gras season lets the good times roll

Mardi Gras season lets the good times roll

As the Navarre Krewe of Jesters crowns their 2017 royalty and big box stores begin to carry bead necklaces and king cakes, it can only mean one thing; Mardi Gras season is here. Mardi Gras, also known as fat Tuesday, is historically a time for plenty and parties. For New Orleans, arguably the Mardi Gras […]