(Mardi Gras coming to El Centro)…The event is Saturday in Downtown El Centro.
The Mardi Gras ’14 Light Parade and Street Festival is free to the public. The event gets underway at 5:00 pm. The Light Parade kicks off at 6:00 pm. The Mardi Gras King and Queen this year are Joe Montenegro and Ruth Bermudez Montenegro. The Festival features Beads, Music, Dancing, Games and lots of food. The entire community is encouraged to come out and celebrate Mardi Gras ’14 in Downtown El Centro.