Downtown Culpeper Carnival
Laissez les bon temps rouler! On February 6, 2016, join the festivities in Downtown Culpeper, Virginia! Fun for the entire family including: live music, free magic show for kids, balloon animals, performing artists, New Orleans inspired food, face-painting, and mask decorating. Enjoy the traditions of Mardi Gras with beads and masks for all.
Explore Historic Downtown Culpeper, while experiencing all that the Culpeper Downtown Carnival has to offer: eat savory, shop, listen, learn, and eat sweet for your chance at an amazing Downtown Gift Basket! Entry cards along with the schedule of events will be located in shops and restaurants throughout the downtown district during the event.
Families can prepare to be mesmerized with a Wes Iseli magic show beginning at 11 AM at The Culpeper Center for FREE. Enjoy all day in-store specials with many merchants open until 8 PM. Restaurants will serve up delicious Mardi Gras themed specials from sweet French Quarter beignets and King Cake, to savory gumbo and po’ boys that are sure to please.
Complete this wonderful day with GRAMMY award winning artist Terrance Simien and the Zydeco Experience at the State Theatre at 7:30 PM. For more information or to purchase tickets, please contact the State Theatre at www.culpepertheatre.org .