29th Annual "Waltz Across Texas" Mardi Gras Ball and Parade Viewing Party

Photo courtesy of Mardi Gras Galveston

Two-stepping and line dancing. That's what Mardi Gras "Waltz Across Texas" in Galveston is all about. Entertainment for the evening includes Texas' premier western swing band, Asleep at the Wheel, American country with a rockabilly attitude by Jesse Dayton and New Orleans jazz performed by the internationally acclaimed Dr. Michael White Jazz Quartet.

This event will feature an open bar and a dinner and dessert buffet. Ball goers will enjoy prime viewing of the Knights of Momus Grand Night Parade as floats and marching bands pass in front of the hotel. After the parade, the party will continue in the hotel's ballroom. Breakfast will be served beginning at 11 p.m. Special hotel packages are available.

Attire: Black tie or country-themed costume.



The Tremont House
2300 Ships Mechanic Row
Galveston, TX 77550


$200 per person.
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