Join Venice MainStreet as it celebrates Mardi Gras in Downtown Venice! Enjoy live music as you take a stroll on Fat Tuesday!
4-5pm at Made in Italy (117 West Venice Ave.): Music by Venice High School Jazz Band
4-6pm at Abondanza Italian Deli (at corner of Miami Avenue West and 200 S Tamiami Trail): Music by Tony Leodora performing your favorites from Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Tony Bennett, Bobby Darin, Nat King Cole and more.
6-7pm: Follow along with the New Orleans-style “second line” band, The Tin Can Brass Band, as they stroll downtown while playing music! Starts from Abondanza Italian Deli at 6pm (at Miami Ave W and 200 S Tamiami Trail) and ends at Cafe Venice by 7pm (101 West Venice Ave.). Cafe Venice then kicks off its own Mardi Gras celebration with drink specials and jambalaya (for purchase), as well as live music.