A procession of decorated floats transforms the River Walk into a floating Mardi Gras celebration. Enjoy live music, entertainment and food trucks. The public is encouraged to come dressed in masks, costumes, and beads. Free admission. Live Music & Entertainment, 1-4 p.m. (Arneson River Theatre) River Parade: 4-6 p.m. (2 ½ mile downtown area of the River Walk) Entertainment includes Jim Cullum Band at 1pm and BillyRay Sheppard Quartet at 2:30pm.