Program

​We have a wonderful weekend full of exciting events  planned for 2022

Saturday 9th April, 2022

The Loxton Mardi Gras committee have been working hard to ensure that the annual Mardi Gras parade goes ahead on Saturday 9th April

 

This year the parade will be run around the Loxton oval No 2 (East side of the main football oval)

9.00am   -  Market & Food Stalls and Children's activities on the oval No 2 area

                   -  Mardi Gras Central including information on past events

10:00am - Riverland Brass Band near the stage area

11:05 am - Parade Opening:

                     - Civic Address:  Mayor Leon Stasinowsky

                     - Loxton's 2022 Citizen of the year Denis Hann

                     - Flag Bearers Allan Hucks and Melvin Fielke

                     - Special Guest : SA Governor Her Excellency the Honourable Frances Adamson AC

11:15 am - Parade commences, featuring a variety of interesting and fun floats

 

Stay and Enjoy

12noon    - Nippy's Loxton Mardi Gras Great Underarm Orange Bowling Event!

                   -  Musical Entertainment: 

                       Food,  market stalls and entertainment

1.30 pm (approx.)  (Main Stage area)

                  -  Announcement of The Murray Pioneer Mardi Gras Shop Window Display Competition

                  -  Announcement of the float prize winners

                  -  Crowning of the 2022 Mardi Gras Ambassadors

 

Come, explore and enjoy the Pioneer Playground, Tobruk Terrace and the Historical Village.


 

Sunday 10th April, 2022


 

8:30 am  Mardi Gras Appreciation Service at the Rotunda - ALL WELCOME

Special Guest:SA Governor Her Excellency the Honourable Frances Adamson AC

Honouring 80th Anniversary of WW II events                

Presentation to 2022 Flag Bearers Allan Hucks and Melvin Fielke