2018 Mardi Gras will be February 9-10th, 2018 - The theme will be Love and Magic on The Mountain.

Mardi Gras Love and Magic on the Mountain 2018 Photos

Enjoy a Family Style Mardi Gras in the Clouds on February 9-10th, 2018 in Downtown Cloudcroft.  Bring the Entire Family and All of Your Friends to Enjoy the following Events:


Friday, February 9th

The Annual Cajun Cooking Contest

Friday Febrary 9th 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 February 9th, 2018 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 DJ Rico

Saturday, February 10th

Music & Entertainment

Mardi Gras Parade

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Time is 2:00PM on February 10th Click for: Parade Application

Saturday Schedule

Saturday February 10th, 2018 Schedule Free Family Scavenger Hunt – ALL DAY Cake Walk – ALL DAY 11:00AM-2:00PM – Canyon Dog Dancers 12:00PM – White Sands Ballett Folklorico 12:45PM – Miss NM Pageant Girls 1:15PM – Children’s Crab Race in front of Otero County Electric 2:00PM- Parade 3:00PM – 5PM – Go Axe Alice Band 5:30-7:30PM – Psilocybin Jam Band