Annual Mardi Gras Masquerade

Annual Mardi Gras Masquerade

Don your most elegant masks and festive attire for one of the greatest and oldest traditions! Immerse into the colorful world of masquerade and dance the night away to the best of New Orleans inspired music by Blues Styles Brass Band and DJ Moosic and beats at the luxurious Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square right in the heart of DC.

Get your tickets before we sell out –

Blues Styles Brass Band is trumpeter Joseph Brotherton’s homage to New Orleans, the birthplace of one of America’s national treasures: jazz music. This four piece brass band celebrates the sounds of NOLA’s second line music and the original concepts of jazz. Featuring the vocals of Nicole Saphos. Blue Styles Brass Band is your ticket straight to the bayou and back. Their modern sound brings the swing!

Laissez Les Bon Temps Rouler! Let the good times roll!

TICKETS: $20 flat Early Bird (till Feb 4) ; $25 General Admission (before Feb 17); $30 Last Minute tickets. No door sales! (Tickets for the event may sell-out well in advance of the listed dates)

Please note that tickets for this event are non-refundable unless the event is cancelled. Proceeds support Art Soiree’s year round artistic and cultural programs.

Attire: Black Tie (Costumes are encouraged and welcomed) Event is 21+

For those coming without a mask, complimentary basic masks will be provided upon entry on first come first serve basis.

Enjoy New Orleans-style jazz band, DJ, dancing, festive decorations, masks, & cash bar.


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