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Monday, January 20, 2014

Get ready for this year's MARDI GRAS RVA!
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MARDI GRAS RVA! 2015 
TWO DATES AGAIN THIS YEAR!!!
Saturday, February 14 & Fat Tuesday, February 17




Join us for the FOURTH Annual
MARDI GRAS RVA!
March 1 & March 4, 2014
Dogtown Dance Theatre in historic Manchester, Richmond, VA
109 West 15th Street, Richmond, Virginia 23224

This year it's romantic and classy! Wear a costume, get some friends, make a float, be a walking float or line the streets to catch some beads, Mister, then be entertained and dance the night away! 


BE IN THE PARADE 
Saturday, February 14: Make yoself up a float and be in our first-ever automobile parade! Contact party@mardigrasrva.com to buy a spot in the parade. Businesses/Groups $75. If you don't have time to make your own float, we can partner you with a non-profit group, for $200 which includes registration and cost of materials. Please register by Feb 7. Walkers, dancers, marching bands, step groups, noise makers - ya'll get in on the fun, too. Gathering is at 2:00pm in the parking lot by Dogtown Dance Theatre on the corner of 15th and Bainbridge, 23224. Parade hits the streets at 3:00p.

Tuesday, February 17: Fat Tuesday parade remains a non-motorized event. Family-friendly so dress appropriately and for the weather whatever it might be. Bring instruments, noisemakers and lights, too. Gathering is at 5:00pm in the parking lot by Dogtown Dance Theatre on the corner of 15th and Bainbridge, 23224. Parade hits the streets at 5:30p.

Parade Route for both days: Leaves from 15th St. and Bainbridge St.  going west on 15th to Porter St. Right turn on Porter heading north to 10th St. Right turn on 10th St heading east to Bainbridge. Right turn on Bainbridge heading south back to 15th St where it began.

ENJOY PERFORMANCES afterwards inside at Dogtown Dance Theater. Saturday show is 4:00-7:00p; Tuesday show is 7:00-10:00p. Tickets are $15/person, 5-12 is $5 and under 5 is free! Performers will be numerous and amazing such as Host of Sparrows Aerial Dance, Khalima, and Claves Unidos Community Class and live music! 

To get more info email dogtown@mardigrasrva.com.

Proceeds benefit the Dogtown Arts Foundation.