Marda Gras Street Festival

If you’re in Marda Loop on August 5th, you might mistake Calgary for New Orleans. Celebrating is 27th year in the neighborhood of Marda Loop, the Marda Gras Street Festival attracts more than 35,000 visitors, and with good reason! Boasting two entertainment stages featuring the jazz, rhythm and blues and zydeco stylings of talented musicians, 200 vendor tables, a Kids’ Quarter, ECO Alley, Fashion Fairway, Get Fit in the Loop, Dog Contest, and plenty of food, beverages and outdoor patios. Marda Gras is like Bourbon Street in Calgary!


What: Marda Gras Street Festival
Marda Loop (33 and 34 Avenues between 19 and 22 Streets SW
10:00 am – 5:00 pm, August 5
Experience the neighborhood of Marda Loop as you take in the buskers, musicians, vendors and various retailers and restaurants.
More info/ Tickets:
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