​We had a wonderful weekend full of exciting events  planned for 2020.

Friday 28th February, 2020



6.30 pm - Scouts SA  BBQ - Rotunda

7.00 pm - Free Family Film "Finding Nemo"(G) sponsored by Westbrook Agriculture


 BBQ, donuts and drinks available                  


Saturday 29th February, 2020

9.00am   -  Market & Food Stalls and Children's activities East Terrace near Roundabout

                   - Mardi Gras Central featuring 125 years of farming in Loxton and  CFS Volunteers Association

                      display, donations & raffle

10:00am - Riverland Brass Band at the Rotunda

10:45 am - Parade Opening:

                     - Civic Address:  Mayor Leon Stasinowsky

                     - Loxton's 2020 Citizen of the year Paul Kaesler

                     - Flag Bearers Eric & Lois Rathjen

10:55 am - Parade steps off, featuring a variety of floats


After parade

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

                   - Musical Entertainment:  (Rotunda)

                     Food,  market stalls and entertainment along East Terrace

1.00 pm (approx.)  (Main Stage on Drabsch St crossover)

                  - Announcement of The Loxton News Mardi Gras Shop Window Display Competition

                  - Announcement of the float prize winners

                  -Presentation of  2020 Tunarama Ambassador

                  - Crowning of the 2020 Mardi Gras Ambassadors


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


Sunday 1st March, 2020


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

WW II Military Nurse Matron Irene Drummond will be honoured                

Presentation to 2020 Flag Bearers Eric & Lois Rathjen

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