Mardi Gras Museum

119 Rue Magnolia

Biloxi, MS 39530

Phone: (228) 435-6308

Located in the restored historic Magnolia Hotel, Biloxi's Mardi Gras Museum traces the three hundred year history of the celebration of Mardi Gras on the Gulf Coast. On display are costumes, photographs and memorabilia of carnival celebrations along the coast.

The gift shop is currently open Tues – Sat, 10am-4pm.

The parade route will begin under the I-110 overpass on Howard Avenue and travel east on Howard to Reynoir Street and turn south ending at the Mardi Gras Museum, where there will be a celebration including an opportunity to meet and have pictures taken with the Gulf Coast Carnival Association Royal Court, a costume and float contest, refreshments and Mardi Gras art activities.