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Mardi Gras Party

February 10 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Freedom Crossing at Fort Bliss will host a family-friendly public Mardi Gras Celebration on Saturday, February 10. This free event is open to the public and will take place outside on the Freedom Crossing promenade. The party boasts authentic vibes that will showcase the spirit of Mardi Gras.
Complimentary Mardi Gras beads, masks and instant photo booth prints will be made available to all guest while supplies last. The Beads team will also provide face painting, dancing stilt walkers & jesters, and arts and crafts for the kids until 10pm. Food truck chefs will provide the tastes of Louisiana, in addition to beignets from the Mini Donut Depot.

The complete schedule for this free event is listed below.
This event is sponsored by Casa Nissan and Western Technical College.


2pm – 6pm: Beads Team Kid’s Activities Craft tables, make your own Mardi Gras mask, face painting and more!

2-2:45pm – Dance-off with DJ RamZ
2:45 – 3:15pm – Sol Studio Capoeira
3:30-4pm – Guitar Slim (blues)
4:30-5pm – Samba Batucada
5pm – Children’s Parade
5:15 – 6pm – Borderless Brass Band


February 10
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Band Inquiries

Bands interested in performing at Freedom Crossing events may contact Bianca Cervantes at bcervantes@servicestarusa.net or (915) 564-5311 ext. 3. All bands must submit the following to be considered for performing at Freedom Crossing events:

  • Electronic Media Kit, Soundcloud, Reverbnation or social media/website previewing performances, music and stage presence
  • Agent or Manager Contact phone and email

Sponsor Opportunities

Our 2017 Freedom Crossing Event Calendar has endless sponsorship and advertising opportunities. Please inquire with Bianca Cervantes at bcervantes@servicestarusa.net or (915) 564 – 5311 ext. 3 to request available sponsor and advertising slots for the remainder of the year.

Venue Rental Application

Interested in hosting a 5K or special event at Freedom Crossing? We can help! Please contact Bianca Cervantes at bcervantes@servicestarusa.net or (915) 564 – 5311 ext. 3 to request rates, available calendar dates of venue use, and planning assistance for your next big event!

Bianca Cervantes

Freedom Crossing at Fort Bliss
P: (915) 564-5311 ext.3