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Krewe of Barkus & Meoux Mardi Gras Parade
News Release
Wednesday, February 07, 2018

20th ANNUAL KREWE OF BARKUS & MEOUX MARDI GRAS PARADE AND PARADE BALCONY PARTY - SET FOR SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 11

GALVESTON ISLAND, TEXAS-  The 20th Annual Krewe of Barkus & Meoux Mardi Gras Parade is set for Sunday, February 11. Registration will begin at noon at Pier 21; with the parade commencing at 1:30pm at 20th & Harborside Drive.

For those eager to enter their favorite pet in the Pet Costume contest, it will be held from 12.15 -1:00 pm on the Pier. Again, this year, pet lovers have a choice: Bring your pet and participate in the 20th annual Parade or enjoy watching all the frivolity and festivities at the 3rd Annual "A Cat's Eye View" Party from the balcony (2nd floor) of the Trolley Station Building, 20th & Strand. Not only will parade watchers get to enjoy the Krewe of Barkus Parade, which begins at 1.30 pm, but also attendees will get to see the Shriner's Hospital's Children & Sunshine Kids Parade at noon, along with the beloved and popular Children's Parade that begins following the Krewe of Barkus & Meoux Parade. Both the pet parade and the Balcony Party events benefit exclusively the Galveston Island Humane Society (GIHS.)

Advance registration for the Krewe of Barkus & Meoux Parade is $20; day of event - $30 per pet. Tickets for the "Cats Eye View Party" are $20 if purchased in advance; $30 at the door. (Tickets include one drink ticket and light "munchies.") No pets will allowed at the viewing party.

For more information, email GIHS at info@galvestonhumane.org ,call the GIHS office at 409.740.1919, or visit online at www.galvestonhumane.org . The Galveston Island Humane Society, a 501c3 non- profit organization, is located at 6814 Broadway, Galveston, Texas 77554.

 




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