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“Super Community in The Fillmore”, Pre-Mardi Gras Celebration

February 6, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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The Village Project has added a pre-Mardi Gras Celebration: “Super Community in The Fillmore” to its annual Fat Tuesday in the Fillmore. The 10th annual Mardi Gras San Francisco Style with great music, creative costumes, good food and colorful beads, will include a free Super Community concert in the Fillmore Center Plaza on Saturday, February 6th. The festive celebration will resume on Fat Tuesday, February 9th with a free blues party, a New Orleans style processional and culminate with a masquerade ball.

The two day festival will bring the Fillmore Music District to life with blues, a colorful family friendly carnival atmosphere, along with face painting, street artists and performers. Tia Carroll will blast out soulful tunes, from 4 to 9 p.m. on opening day, Feb. 6th. Starting at 5 pm, legendary blues artists Bobbie “Spider” Webb and Alvon Johnson will headline Fat Tuesday’s activities (Feb. 9th), along with a New Orleans style p rocessional down the Fillmore Corridor.

Following the outdoor festivities, the Mardi Gras Masquerade Ball will take place at the West Bay Conference Center, at 1290 Fillmore. The crown jewel of San Francisco’s Fat Tuesday celebration will feature Alvon Johnson & Band and DJ, “Mr. C”.

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Date:
February 6, 2016
Time:
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
http://www.mardigrassanfrancisco.com

Venue

Fillmore Center Plaza
1475 Fillmore, San Francisco, CA 94115 United States
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Website:
http://www.thefillmoredistrict.com

Organizer

The Village Project
Phone:
(415) 424-2980
Email:
Website:
http://bit.ly/2IQhsSK

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Additional Shows/Times?
Yes
Comments/Notes
On Feb. 6th, Super Community Event/blues concert; from 4 pm to 9 pm; On Feb. 9th free blues concert from 5 pm to 7 pm; Masquerade ball on Feb. 9th from 7 pm to Midnight

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