Three events celebrating Mardi gras in Manitou Springs

2023 Carnivale Weekend
Theme: Manitou Time Machine

Weekend of Mardi Gras Fun

Returning in 2023 is the Manitou Springs Carnivale Weekend! Join us for Carniball, the Mumbo Gumbo Jumbo Cook-Off and the Carnivale Parade. Local shops and restaurants will also be offering some sweet deals and food specials (to hopefully include some warm, tasty gumbo!).

Dress up, dress down, and don’t forget to don your feathered masks while you enjoy all that Manitou Springs has to offer.

2023 Carnivale events!

Getting to Carnivale

Carnivale Parade Detour Map

Pike Ride bikes are available! Ride a bike into town this year and don’t worry about parking!

Grab a bus! The #3 Metro Bus will be running all day and drops off at Memorial Park. 

The #33 Free shuttle for Manitou Springs will stop running from 12pm until 2pm on February 18th, 2023 due to the parade.

Parking will be available for a fee at Hiawatha Gardens located in Memorial Park.

The Manitou Springs High School & Middle School will be offering parking from their SkillsUSA club. The SkillsUSAClub is a construction class at the High School and the money raised will go to support the clubs travel to construction competitions. $10 to park!

Nominate your favorite costume crazed people for 2023!

2023 Carnivale Court

Carnivale After Parties

Golden gods & Goddesses carnivale after party

Golden Gods & Goddesses Carnivale After Party

Join us for the Carnivale After Party, February 18, 2023 right after the Carnivale Parade hosted by LeGrande Accents Boutique! Located at Soda Springs Park from 2-4pm.

carnivale after-after party at the lodge

Buffalo Lodge Carnivale After Party

JOIN OUR GOLDEN AFTER PARTY at The Buffalo Lodge 3-9 pm with Crazy Tony’s DJ Joe Imperiale.

manitou queenivale

Manitou Queenivale

DRAG me to carnivale! Come and join us for an AMAZING show! Food from Adams Mountain Cafe provided, as well as drink specials at the venue! Join us in continuing the Manitou Carnivale Celebrations, in THEEEE best way!

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