Galveston Mardi Gras celebration bigger than ever this year
— reported by KTRK ABC Channel 13
The good times will roll for regulars and newcomers. The upcoming Mardi Gras celebration on Galveston Island is expected to be bigger and better than ever before. Just as Texas opened its doors to thousands of New Orleans evacuees, Galveston will be putting on an extra special show this next year to make sure they feel right at home.
Mardi Gras festivities will start on February 17 and continue until Fat Tuesday on February 28.