Gulfport, Florida, USA
Artsy Gulfport continues their whimsical salute to the Gecko with the Annual Gecko Fest. This family festival and walking parade celebrates the End of Summer and Labor Day weekend with color, whimsy, extraordinary entertainment and a street dance on Saturday night! Costume contests for kids, adults and non-humans! Gecko Fest is easily described as a whimsical combination of a family-oriented Mardi Gras, Renaissance Faire, and British Loony Party gone Gecko in Gulfport, Florida.
Wear Gecko hats, fish hats, colorful hats and costumes to celebrate the many colors of Geckos! Bring drums, rattles, noise makers, kazoos, musical instruments, balloons, decorated umbrellas - just use your imagination. Join in or be a spectator - this parade is full of colorful surprises and characters!
Selected as Best Bet, Hot Ticket, Hot Road Trip, AOLs top ten for Labor Day Weekend, and Planet Pick, this locally cultivated festival is filled with whimsy and charm as is this quaint waterfront community. For further information, call (727)322-5217Performers
Belly Dancers, Pirates, Fire Show, Drum Circle, Clowns, Mimes, Magicians, Local Music and more!Venue
3129 Beach Blvd
Gulfport, FL 33707
10:00 am - 10:00 pmAdmission & Parking
Free Admission & ParkingWebsitehttp://gulfportma.comInfophone