Come and enjoy Mardi Gras, Folly style with the annual Folly Gras festival and parade. Center Street on Folly Beach will close down for the day, and there will be food, activities, and a parade. If you are interested in being in the parade, show up to W Arctic in front of the Tides hotel at 1:30 PM. Parade starts at 2. Bands include Gaslight Street, Guilt Ridden Troubadour, Shakin Martinis, SoulFish, Elise Testone & the Freeloaders.