Dothan is a little more than five hours away from New Orleans. Lucky for locals, we don’t have to make the trek at all, because you’ll find Mardi Gras 2020 in Dothan, Alabama too. Excited to celebrate? Here’s all you need to know about the upcoming in-town festivities!
2020 Krewe of Kolosse Parade
Kick off Mardi Gras with the 2020 Krewe of Kolosse Parade! Krewe of Kolosse is known for bringing a traditional Mardi Gras celebration to Dothan. This year, you can look forward to a parade, candy, beads, and much more at the parade!
The parade takes place on Feb. 22 at 3 p.m. It begins at 307 Girard Ave. and ends at 111 West Troy St. You can view the complete parade route here.
You can’t celebrate Mardi Gras 2020 in Dothan, Alabama—or anywhere in the world—without including an after-party. And don’t worry—you’re in for a fun one. The Plant and The MKOH will be hosting an amazing after-party from 5 to 10 p.m. on Feb. 22 following the parade. Dance the night away to live music from the K-Jams at this exciting event.
The Plant is located at 308 North St. Andrews St., and it’s the site of some of the area’s premiere musical performances. It also used to be a bottling plant, so get ready for unique scenery, great music, and a marvelous Mardi Gras celebration.
Mardi Gras has changed a lot over the years. Though it used to be commemorated in secret, now it’s one of the most famous holidays in the country! Mardi Gras in 2020 Dothan, Alabama brings the same traditional spirit to our terrific town. Will you be joining in the festivities this year?
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