Mardi Gras scheduled to roll into downtown Prattville | Community Spirit
The City of Prattville's 9th annual Mardi Gras Parade, sponsored by the Krewe of Athena, is scheduled for Saturday, January 26th. The parade themed "Splashing into 2013 - Mardi Gras Style" will roll out from the Autauga County Courthouse at 1:00 p.m. and wind its way through the streets of downtown with plenty of beads, candy and Moon Pies for everyone.
Local vendors will be selling beverages and food beginning at 11:00 a.m. in the Partners in Pediatrics parking lot, located next to Bank Trust in downtown Prattville. A children's fun are will be set up as well.
This year the 2nd annual Prattville Service League Chili Cook-off will be held in conjunction with the annual Mardi Gras festivities. Set up/check in for the downtown cook-off will begin at 7:00 a.m. and will officially open to the public at 11:30 a.m. For more information and complete rules, please contact the Prattville Service League at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications for parade entries and food vendors are available online at www.prattville.gov. For more information, please call the Special Events Department at 334-358-0297.
Source: City of Prattville