Mardi Gras Masquerade

Mardi Gras Masquerade 2019

Welcome to LSU's Mardi Gras Ball! Come spend an evening of music, dancing, food and fun with your friends.

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 7 – 11 p.m.
Royal Cotillion Ballroom
LSU Student Union

Don't miss the chance to experience the festive Mardi Gras atmosphere with activities including: 

  • Henna artist
  • Card reader
  • DJ
  • Photo booth
  • Dinner and king cake 

Formal and semi-formal attire is encouraged but not required. 

Admission is free! Just bring your Tiger Card for entry.


Hosted by the Student Activities Board with generous support from LSU Auxiliary Services, LSU Dining, LSU Global and the Residence Hall Association.

ADA Accommodations

Please make any request for accommodations at least seven days before the event so that we can work with Disability Services to best meet your needs. If you have any questions, please contact Campus Life at (225) 578-5160 or Request accommodations.

Mardi Gras masks and decorationsPalm reader speaking with a studentStudents smiling for the camera at the danceStudent wearing masks and blue ball gown

Student with mardi gras masks on faceStudent getting a henna tatoo on handMasked students enjoying the ballGroup of students pose for a picture at the ball

Student plating food in the buffet lineKIng cakes on tableStudents eating at tableDance floor full of students dancing

Henna tatoo station with student getting a design on her fingersA group of students pose for the cameraNewly crowned Mardi Gras queen and king smile


Would you like to Join SAB and learn how to plan great events like this one?

We are always recruiting members who can bring fresh and creative ideas to the table. Please contact us via Tigerlink to get involved or email us at