A 36-year tradition in Snowmass, Mardi Gras kicks off with the early morning Mother Of All Ascensions uphill race, followed by an afternoon of revelry with a traditional bead toss at 3:00pm, the Bud Light Hi-Fi Concert in Base Village and a finale of fireworks. Look for food and drink specials at restaurants and bars around Snowmass Village.
Day of Schedule:
7 am Kick off the day with a climb up to Gwynn’s High Alpine by competing in the 27th Mother of All Ascensions (MOA) Uphill Race.
12 pm – 2 pm Entertainment on the Snowmass Mall including performers and musicians
2 pm Bead toss on the Snowmass Mall
3 pm Bead toss in Snowmass Base Village
3 pm – 5 pm Keep the party going with Turkuaz at the Bud Light Hi-Fi Concert Series at Snowmass Base Village.
3 pm – 5 pm Kids Zone Entertainment at Base Village
3:30pm – 4:30pm King Cake at the S’mass S’mores cart in Base Village
3:30pm – 4:30pm S’mores at the Westin Firepit
7 pm Fireworks over Fanny Hill
Check out our video below from a past Mardi Gras: