Mardi Gras Sashay 2015

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Authentic Taste of New Orleans
and Mardi Gras is coming to Sanford Florida!

The streets of downtown Sanford will come alive on February 21, 2015 as West End Trading Company and Celery City Craft host a Mardi Gras Street Party/Sashay with tickets and other activities benefiting Meals on Wheels.

Event will kick-off with a Sashay “Slow-Roll” Parade at 11:00 am. Food service will start at 12 noon. The event promises FUN, FOOD & FORTUNE with cash prizes for Sashay Costumes, Pie Eating & Hula Hoop contests.  Event hours:  11:00am – 6:00 pm.

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THIS IS A FREE EVENT TO ATTEND & SASHAY!
PURCHASE FOOD TICKETS IN ADVANCE $20 & SAVE!  ($30 at event)
Tickets are available at: West End TradingCelery City Craft, Sanford Chamber
and Meals on Wheels. Ticket Proceeds benefit Meals on Wheels.
You can also purchase “Will Call” tickets online at TicketFly

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Sashay “Slow-Roll” Parade led by Kid Dutch’s Perseverence Brass Band!
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stilt-walkers1We start with a Sashay Parade in true Mardi Gras style led by Florida’s only authentic New Orleans Brass Band playing second line sound, Kid Dutch’s Perseverence Brass Band. Individuals and groups are invited to dress up for the Sashay, which begins at the corner of Sanford Ave and 6th Street.  Join the band, stilt walkers, hula hoopers & balloon man as we sashay down Sanford Ave to West End Trading at the corner of Sanford Ave & 2nd Street for food and live entertainment. Prizes will be awarded for the best team and individual sashayer in Mardi Gras attire.

 

natasha_physic_lady-webLive Entertainment and Fun for all.

Kid Dutch’s Band will continue to play for several hours and then in the afternoon you will be entertained by a local headline band. The street party will also host Hula Hoopers, Balloon men, Natasha the Psychic Lady and more. There will be a Pie Eating and Hula Hoop Contests.


Chef-Delano_TopHatCateringEnjoy an Authentic Taste of New Orleans …

Attendees will also get to feast on delectable authentic Jambalaya, Gumbo and New Orleans Bread Pudding prepared by our own Chef Delaño Lambertclare of Top Hat Catering.

Chef Delaño was born, raised and began his Chef training in New Orleans before coming to Orlando to attend the Le Cordon Bleu Culinary Academy.

Top Hat Catering is a division of Meals on Wheels and offers full service catering for corporate events, weddings and private parties in addition to delivering nutritious meals for Meals on Wheels. Proceeds from Top Hat Catering benefit the Meals on Wheels program.

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THIS IS A FREE EVENT TO ATTEND & SASHAY!
PURCHASE FOOD TICKETS IN ADVANCE $20 & SAVE!  ($30 at event)
Tickets are available at: West End Trading, Celery City Craft,Sanford Chamber
and Meals on Wheels. Ticket Proceeds benefit Meals on Wheels.
You can also purchase “Will Call” tickets online at TicketFly

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Come Celebrate as a Community Working Together ...

The 2015 Sanford Mardi Gras Street Party/Sashay is graciously being hosted by West End Trading Company and Celery City Craft to benefit Meals on Wheels.

“I am thrilled to see the community working together to benefit Meals on Wheels. Getting an authentic New Orleans Chef with Top Hat Catering and seeing the caliber of entertainment we are attracting is exciting. I believe this will become one of our signature annual charity events”
— Paul Williams, Owner West End Trading

The Sanford Chamber of Commerce is also getting into the spirit by holding a contest for Mardi Gras King & Queen who will be crowned at the event.  For more details about the contest you can check out the Chamber Mardi Gras Facebook Events page.

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