2023 SCHEDULE:   Jan 11 Royal Reveal, Freighthouse; Feb 11 Mardi Gras Ball, Radisson; Feb 21 Fat Tuesday, La Crosse Bierhaus 
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Cavort & Support Event Schedule

Tickets are not available yet for 2023 events. Please check back!

Applefest Parade – September 18, 2022, 1:00pm – We are unit #66

Oktoberfest Torch Light Parade – September 29, 2022, 7:00pm – We are unit #19

Oktoberfest Maple Leaf Parade – October 1, 2022, 10:00am – We are unit #24

Rotary Lights Parade – November 25, 2022 – Details coming soon

Royal Reveal, January 11, 2023, from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm at the Freighthouse Restaurant, Hiawatha Room. Our 2023 Rex and Queen will be revealed this evening! Enjoy free beer and hors d’oeuvres. Tickets at the door for $10. No advance ticket sales.

31st Mardi Gras Costume Ball, February 11, 2023, from 4:30 pm – midnight at the Radisson Ballroom. Join the newly crowned Rex and Queen for a night of frivolity, dinner, dancing, and live/silent auctions. PLUS, Mardi Gras Prize Drawing Check back to see the list of prizes! Cavort and support Aquinas Catholic Schools.

Mardi Gras Community Tour, February 17, 2023 —Cavort with our reigning Rex and Queen on their tour of the realm visiting local Catholic elementary schools–Cathedral, Crucifixion, Saint Patrick’s Blessed Sacrament, and the Franciscan Sisters at St. Rose Convent.

Community Tour Schedule:

8:00am at Cathedral
9:00am at Crucifixion in La Crescent.
10:00am at St. Pat’s
11:00am at Blessed Sacrament
Lunch at the Bluffside
1:30pm at St. Rose

Fat Tuesday Celebration, February 21, 2023, from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm at La Crosse Bierhaus in downtown La Crosse. Before Lent begins, enjoy a sumptuous Cajun buffet. Rub shoulders with Royalty on the dance floor, music courtesy of Kelly Wilde. Bid on festive silent auction items and Cavort with the 2023 Royalty!

Mardi Gras Mass, Date TBD —Come and share in faith and fellowship the Royal family at their home parish. Honor our Rex and Queen and wear your Mardi Gras shirts, sashes and colors in support of Catholic education in our community.

St. Patrick’s Day Parade, March 2023. Details coming soon