Celebrate Mardi Gras with This Local Festival

Mardi Gras

Let the good times roll during the Krewe of Hebe’s Mardi Gras Upriver festival. This year’s theme is celebrating “Literary Treasures.” Join all the locals and out of town guests who will converge on Jefferson, TX  February 9-11, 2018, for three big days of incredible food, music, arts, crafts, and parades.

Catch Live Musical Acts

The festival will feature like music all weekend from zydeco, country, rock, and bluegrass bands. There’s sure to be something for everyone to enjoy! Check out the scheduled acts and which stages they will be playing on at the Mardi Gras Upriver Festival.

Parades, Parades & More Parades

It wouldn’t be a Mardi Gras festival without parades. There will be Do-Dah, Motorcycle, and Children’s parades, and of course the grand parade of the festival. The grand parade will showcase the new King and Queen for 2018!

Fun for the Whole Family

Every day of the Mardi Gras Upriver festival will feature children’s activities along with arts and crafts. Bring the all the kids out for a good time, good food, and fun stuff across all areas of the festival. Also, don’t miss the children’s parade on Sunday, February 11, 2018, at 2 p.m.

About the Krewe of Hebe

According to their website, the Krewe of Hebe was created in 1989 as a social organization to help “business owners to host a wide variety of visitors spending time at the remarkable B&B’s, hotels, motels, restaurants, specialty shops, antique and gift shops.”

The organization uses their fundraising efforts from events like the Mardi Gras Upriver Festival to support local organizations like Boys & Girls Club, Boo Benefit, Casting for Kids, and Marine Toys for Tots Foundation.

Celebrate in Style

Toyota of Longview is joining in the celebration by offering special pricing across all our inventory for a limited time only. We invite you to visit our Longview, TX Toyota dealership to cash in with special offers on new Camry, Corolla, RAV4, and Tundra models.

We’ve also placed special markdowns on all our entire selection of pre-owned vehicles. Everything from Toyota-certified vehicles to budget-buy used cars are on sale. These special offers are only available for a limited time at Toyota of Longview located at 1400 W Loop 281 Longview, TX 75604.