​​Fountain City Mardi Gras 2019
 FIRE & ICE
"A Tale of Two Cultures"

​Saturday, March 9th, 2019
  1. C-Market
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    C-Market
  2. Parade Route
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    Parade Route
  3. Moon Pie
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    Moon Pie
  4. Mardi Gras Park
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    Mardi Gras Park
  5. Royal Square
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    Royal Square
  6. Liberty Art Galleria
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    Liberty Art Galleria
​​ Event Registration
Event registration and fee payments can be completed using "Festival Registration" link

5K: Registration7:00am, Race at 8:00am
Run or walk the 3.2 mile course. Fore more info, Click "Festival 5K Registration".


Art Gallery: Opens at 9:00am
Indoor/Outdoor Mardi Gras and Carnival art gallery, vendors, and paint contest.


Vendors: Opens at 10:00am 

Vendor booths will be lined up along the route and in one of our attraction lots. 

Food Truck: Opens at 10:00am
All varieties of food parked along parade route and near attraction lots.

Activites: Opens at 10:00am
Four themed attraction and activity lots filled with children, games, and music.


Parade: Begins at 12noon
The Royal Court, bands, costumes, and floats will roll throught Liberty at 12noon. See above for route diagram.

Carnival Band Line: Begins at 1:00pm
Full line of authenict hand-made Caribbean costumes after the Mardi Gras Procession.

Volunteers
Sign up for a shirt on one of the events  using the "Festival Volunteer Sign Up" link.
​​Fountain City Mardi Gras is quickly becoming a highly anticipated family-friendly event in the Fountain City and surrounding areas. The 2019 theme is “Fire & Ice; A Tale of Two Cultures”.

There will be a 5k Run/Walk, indoor/outdoor Art Gallery and kids area with inflatables and children's activities. There will be plenty of vendors with great food, merchandise, and much more! The 5K begins at 8am, Art Gallery opens at 9am, Food and Vendors open at 10am, and the parade begins at 12noon. Come out and enjoy this FREE family-fun event!

Sponsorships are available for FCMG2019! It’s a great way for businesses to increase their visibility in Columbus and show your support to Liberty District while provideing a day of family-fun! Sponsorship levels are available to fit any size budget! If you're a business owner, arts & crafts vendor, a food vendor or even a children's vendor, we invite you to be a part of this fun celebration. Download application by clicking "Festival Sponsorship" for more info.

There are plenty of volunteer opportunities available to any group or organization by clicking "Festival Volunteer SIgnup". 

We look forward to seeing you on the streets of Historic Liberty District and get ready to “Let The Good Times Roll”!

Parking
Park lots TBD.


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