Folly Gras Parade & Block Party set for Saturday

What: Folly Gras

When: Saturday, Feb. 23rd

Where: Folly Beach

Admission: $10


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The Folly Gras Parade and Block Party is set for Saturday. (Source: Live 5)

The 11th Annual Folly Gras kicks off Saturday on Folly Beach. The event runs from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. A parade will kick off at 11 a.m. from West Ashley Avenue to East Hudson Avenue.

Festivities will continue on Center Street with live music across three stages by Dangermuffin, Sunny Ledfurd, and more, starting at noon. A dedicated children’s area will feature the Good Clean Fun crew, caricatures, face painting, inflatables, and crafts. Folly’s participating restaurants and bars will be whipping up New Orleans inspired dishes and serving $5 Deep Eddy cocktails all day.

Folly Gras will have plenty of live music, vendors for all types of Mardi Gras-styled food and even a kid’s zone with paintings,  inflatables, and crafts.

Guests are encouraged to wear festive costumes and bring their beads to spread the cheer.

Tickets are $10. Click here to purchase advance tickets.

Admission is free for full-time Folly Beach residents that have a valid ID, as well as kids 12 and under.