051Saturday February 22, 2014

7th Annual “Folly Gras” Celebration on Folly Beach

1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Parade begins at 2pm with lineup at 1:00 on West Arctic.  Parade will march down Center Street turning off on East Hudson to disperse.  You must be in full Mardi Gras costume to participate.  All transportation and participants including cars, floats, boats, golf carts, walkers, skaters, and pets must be fully decorated.

Trophies will be awarded for:

Best All Around Folly Gras spirit

Best Golf Cart

Best Float

Best Costume

Best Folly Gras Group


Trophy winners will be announced at 4:00 PM in front of the Shakin Martinis.

Center Street will be closed from 12:00-5:00 with the event starting at 1:00 PM.  Parade is at 2:00 and the event will continue until 5:00 within the designated areas on Center Street with music, dancing, and food provided by local businesses.

Restaurants will prepare special New Orleans food and drinks to compete for trophies for the “Best New Orleans Fare”

Masks will be sold at City Hall 2nd Floor $3, first come, first served.

Bands include:

Gaslight Street

The Hungy Monks

Hollow Point


Shakin Martinis

Folly Beach Now Folly Gras Parade Map