Celebrate Mardi Gras Keystone Style! From a whole day of skiing to a free concert, gumbo tastings and after parties you'll see Mardi Gras in a whole new light on March 8th, 2011!
Head to River Run Village after your day of skiing to start off Fat Tuesday with the Gumbo Tasting competition. From 3-6pm a $10 dollar wrist band will get you entry to the unlimited tasting. Drinks are sold separately.
After you have eaten all the Gumbo you can get, dance it off with the Free River Run Rocks Concert- Mardi Gras style featuring the Dirty Dozen Brass Band. Beverages, alcohol and food sold á la carte, along with a kids play area to keep the little ones celebrating Mardi Gras too!
The Dirty Dozen Brass Band is a world famous music machine, whose name is synonymous with genre-bending romps and high-octane performances. They have revitalized the brass band in New Orleans and around the world, progressing from local parties, clubs, baseball games and festivals in their early years to touring nearly constantly in the U.S. and in over 30 other countries on five continents. The Dirty Dozen have been featured guests on albums by artists including David Bowie, Elvis Costello, Dr. John and the Black Crowes.
Then really get the Party started with the After Party at Warren Station with the Otones Brass Band! The concert is at Warren Station. Doors open at 8:30, show begins at 9pm. Tickets available at the door. The Otones original compositions are full of happy, high energy joy...You'll be smilin' when you hear them! “High energy dance happiness” describes the Otones Brass Band! Where else can you hear original Funk, Latin, and Soul, mixed with a serious helping of New Orleans groove, ALL IN ONE BAND?!?!
Get to Keystone for Mardi Gras to ensure you have a unique and fun Mardi Gras celebration! Book now and save on lodging plus stay right at the center of all the fun in Keystone's River Run lodging!