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The Story of Mardi Gras from the Home of Mardi Gras

The MoonPie Minute

February 1, 2019 - Kicking off Mardi Gras 2019
February 2, 2019 - Krewe de la Dauphine
February 3, 2019 - Who actually started Mardi Gras?
February 4, 2019 - Mardi Gras Balls
February 5, 2019 - Mardi Gras Throws
February 6, 2019 - Mardi Gras Laws
February 7, 2019 - The first Mardi Gras Parades
February 8, 2019 - Dauphin Island People's Parade
February 9, 2019 - Get in the Mardi Gras Spirit!
February 10, 2019 - Mobile Mardi Gras
February 11, 2019 - Mardi Gras Ball Locations
February 12, 2019 - Mardi Gras Food
February 13, 2019 - Mardi Gras Money
February 14, 2019 - Mobile Mardi Gras Balls
February 15, 2019 - Mobile Mardi Gras Parades Begin
February 16, 2019 - Bayport Parading Society, Pharaos, & Conde Explorers
February 17, 2019 - Mardi Gras Bands
February 18, 2019 - Mardi Gras for the Kids
February 19, 2019 - How to Start a Mystic Society
February 20, 2019 - Mardi Gras or Carnival
February 21, 2019 - Order of Polka Dots
Beads Break

PARADE SCHEDULE

Saturday, February 2 - 

1:00 PM: Krewe de la Dauphine (Dauphin Island)

Saturday, February 9 - 

1:00 PM: Dauphin Island's People's Parade (Dauphin Island)

Friday, February 15, 2019 - 

6:30 PM: Conde Cavaliers Parade (Mobile) 

Saturday, February 16, 2019 -

2:00 PM: Bayport Parading Society Parade (Mobile)

6:30 PM: Pharaohs' Mystic Society Parade (Mobile)

7:00 PM: Conde Explorers Parade (Mobile)

Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 

6:30 PM: Order of Polka Dots Parade (Mobile)

Friday, February 22, 2019 - 

6:30 PM: Order of Inca Parade (Mobile)

6:45 PM: Apollo Mystic Ladies Parade (Daphne)

Saturday, February 23, 2019 -

1:00 PM: The Haven’s Mystic Mutts Parade (Fairhope)

2:00 PM: Mobile Mystics Parade (Mobile)

2:30 PM: Mobile Mystical Revelers Parade (Mobile)

6:30 PM: Maids of Mirth Parade (Mobile)

6:45 PM: Knights of Ecor Rouge Parade (Fairhope)

7:00 PM: Order of Butterfly Maidens Parade (Mobile)

7:30 PM: Krewe of Marry Mates Parade (Mobile)

Sunday, February 24, 2019 -

6:30 PM: Neptune's Daughters Parade (Mobile)

7:00 PM: OOI Parade (Mobile)

Monday, February 25, 2019 -

6:30 PM: Order of Venus Parade (Mobile)

7:00 PM: Order of Many Faces (Mobile)

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 -

6:30 PM: Order of LaShe's Parade (Mobile)

Thursday, February 28, 2019 -

6:30 PM: Mystic Stripers Society Parade (Mobile)

Friday, March 1, 2019 -

6:30 PM: Crewe of Columbus Parade (Mobile)

6:30 PM: Mystical Order of Miriams Parade (Orange Beach)

6:45 PM: Maids of Jubilee Parade (Fairhope)

Saturday, March 2, 2019 -

12:00 PM: Floral Parade (Mobile)

12:30 PM: Knights of Mobile Parade (Mobile)

1:00 PM: Mobile Mystical Ladies (Mobile)

1:30 PM: Order of Angels Parade (Mobile)

6:00 PM: Mystics of Time Parade (Mobile)

6:30 PM: Coronation of Queen to King Felix III Mobile Convention Center (Mobile)

11:00 AM: Foley Parade (Foley)

12:00 PM: Mystic Revelers Parade (Bay Minette)

2:00 PM: Krewe of Mullet Mates Parade (Mullet Point)

5:30 PM: Mystics of Pleasure Parade (Orange Beach)

6:45 PM: Shadow Barons (Daphne)

Sunday, March 3, 2019 - JOE CAIN DAY - 

2:00 PM: Arrival of King Elexis I (Mobile; Route E)

2:29 PM: Loyal Order of the Fire Truck Parade (Daphne)

2:30 PM: Joe Cain Parade (Mobile)

5:00 PM: Le Krewe de Bienville Parade (Mobile)

7:00 PM: Coronation of King Elexis (Mobile Convention Center)

Monday, March 4, 2019 - LUNDI GRAS -

11:00 AM: Arrival of King Felix III (Mobile; Cooper Riverside Park)

12:00 PM: King Felix III Parade (Mobile)

12:00 PM: Floral Parade (Mobile)

3:00 PM: MLK Business and Civic Organization Parade (Mobile; Route D)

3:30 PM: Monday Mystics Parade (Mobile; Route D)

4:00 PM: Northside Merchants (Mobile; Route D)

7:00 PM: Infant Mystics Parade (Mobile; Route F)

7:30 PM: Order of Doves (Mobile; Route F)

3:00 PM: Mardi Gras at The Wharf (Orange Beach)

6:45 PM: Order of Mystic Magnolias (Fairhope)

Tuesday, March 5, 2019 - FAT TUESDAY - 

10:30 AM: Order of Athena Parade (Mobile)

12:30 PM: Knights of Revelry Parade (Mobile)

1:00 PM: King Felix Parade (Mobile)

1:30 PM: Comic Cowboys Parade (Mobile)

2:00 PM: Mobile Area Mardi Gras Association (Mobile; Route B)

6:00 PM: Order of Myths Parade (Mobile; Route C)

10:00 AM: Gulf Shores Parade (Gulf Shores)

2:00 PM: Orange Beach Parade (Orange Beach)

2:00 PM: Daphmont Community Mardi Gras Parade (Fairhope)

Beads Break

In addition to our podcast partners, thank you to Cammie's Old Dutch Ice Cream Shoppe, D&K Suit Discounters, Karat Patch Jewelers, and Toomey's Mardi Gras for partnering with us to bring you The Moonpie Minute on FM Talk 1065.