2019 Mardi Gras will be March 1-3, 2019 - The theme will be TBA

Mardi Gras Love and Magic on the Mountain 2018 Photos

Enjoy a Family Style Mardi Gras in the Clouds on March 1-3, 2019 in Downtown Cloudcroft.  Bring the Entire Family and All of Your Friends to Enjoy the following Events:


Friday, March 1

The Annual Cajun Cooking Contest

Date TBA at 6:00PM Click for application for the cooking contest: $10 for a single tasting tray $18 for a couple $7 for family of 4 or more If you would like to buy a single serving of a dish you really like, it will be $3.

Friday Schedule

Friday March 1, 2019 Schedule

2:00PM Mardi Gras in the Clouds Begins

5:00PM Baby Contest (3 groups, birth-12 month, 12 month-36 months, 3-4 year olds) Printable Baby Contest Application

6:00PM Cajun Cooking Contest 7:00-9:00PM Dance with Entertainment TBA

Saturday, March 2

Music & Entertainment

Mardi Gras Parade

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Time is 2:00PM on Date TBA Click for: Parade Application

Saturday Schedule

Saturday March 2, 2019 Schedule

Free Family Scavenger Hunt - ALL DAY

Cake Walk - ALL DAY 11:00AM-2:00PM

Entertainment TBA

Miss NM Pageant Girls 1:15PM

Children’s Crab Race in front of Otero County Electric 2:00PM

Parade 3:00PM - 5PM

Evening Entertainment TBA 5:30-7:30PM

Food Vendors

Click for Art/Craft Vendor Application