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Fat Tuesday and Mardi Gras in the Pikes Peak Region

Get those last-minute cravings out before the start of Lent.

Mardi Gras Party with TRIBE – Wednesday, February 7, 2018 – Bring your beads and costumes to celebrate Fat Tuesday with Front Range BBQ! Experience live Zydeco music, a special Cajun / Creole Menu and drink specials!

Where: Front Range BBQ
When: 5pm-10pm
Cost: Varies

Manitou Springs Carnivale Enchanted Forest Weekend – February 9 & 10, 2018 – Manitou Springs Carnivale weekend kicks off with CarniBall, a Masquerade Ball at Memorial Hall featuring live music by Roosevelt Dime, Cajun dinner by Momma Pearl’s, dessert fondue by Mona Lisa along with festive libations.

Where: 606 Manitou Avenue
When:  Details Here
Cost: $25 

Mumbo Jumbo Gumbo Cook Off – February 10, 2018 – Exhale the chilly air and breathe in the zesty aroma of gumbo. This fun and delicious competition between amateur cooks and professional chefs for a chance to win their own 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place trophies in addition to cash prizes for best Gumbo.

Where: Soda Springs Park
When: 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Mardi Gras Seafood Boil – Monday February 12, 2018 – Join Chef BB for a Mardi Gras Seafood boil celebration of Lundi Gras (Fat Monday) just like they do in New Orleans. Enjoy an exclusive seafood boil menu and Abita beer tastings. Reservations are encouraged.

Where: Momma Pearl’s Cajun Kitchen
When: Event begins at 5 p.m.
Cost: $65 per person

Trails End Fat Tuesday Party – Tuesday February 13, 2018 – Dress up and enjoy the Mardi Gras festivities from best dressed to King Cake and Zydeco music as well as endless tap options. 

Where: Trails End Taproom
When: 6-9 p.m.
Cost: Details Here

Fat Tuesday Headquarters – Tuesday February 13, 2018 – Celebrate Fat Tuesday in the heart of downtown Colorado Springs with authentically curated Cajun and Creole dishes from beignets to gumbo. 

Where: Springs Orleans
When: 6:30am-10pm
Cost: Free admission*

*does not include entrees, drinks, etc.

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Front Range Barbeque

Front Range Barbeque

Fresh ingredients are used in our cooking style which is made from scratch. We use a dry-rub cooking process to smoke our meats. The food is…

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Momma Pearl’s Cajun Kitchen restaurant serves authentic Cajun Food in the city of Colorado Springs. Serving everything from Louisiana…

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Trails End Taproom

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Springs Orleans

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