Break out the beads and get ready for the biggest Tuesday of the year! On Feb. 28, the Gaslamp Quarter Mardi Gras Masquerade Parade & Celebration returns for its annual downtown blowout. Best part? We're giving two lucky winners four tickets each to the epic party!
While party organizers haven't yet announced this year's headliners, rest assured that they've got all your partying needs in mind. After all, previous years have featured performers including Snoop Dogg, Bone Thugs 'N' Harmony, Mix Master Mike, the Aggrolites, and so many more.
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Of course, the fun doesn't end there: The world-famous San Diego Mardi Gras party will also feature three different stages, stilt-walkers, samba dancers, beads, pop-up party hubs and a "Second Line"-style Mardi Gras parade that heads down Fifth Avenue with more than 50 over-the-top floats! Oh, and did we mention beads?
The event starts at 5 p.m. on Fat Tuesday, Feb. 28 and general admission tickets are $30 each ($80 each for VIP) through Feb. 13 -- when prices are set to go up. However, do yourself a favor and enter to win tickets right here! Head to the official Gaslamp Mardi Gras website for more details.
Note: To win, you must be 21 years of age or older, and a San Diego County resident.