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February 14, 2017

Krewes Across the County are Anxious to Experience an Evening of Mardi Gras Revelry at the County Library

Mike Varanakis - Email
(801) 944-7521

SALT LAKE COUNTY, UT – The County Library and King Marcus III are bringing true Mardi Gras spirit to the Library’s Viridian Event Center on Saturday, February 25. First announced the last part of January, the free Gala “sold out” within days; approximately 300 adults are expected to attend.

Revelers will have the opportunity to immerse in true New Orleans style while sampling traditional fare, enjoying live music and dancing, parade floats, and more. Costumes and masks are encouraged, though not required. A coronation ceremony, adorning the King or Queen of Salt Lake's Mardi Gras, will take place at the Gala.

For more information about this and other amazing County Library events, visit or call 801.943.4636.

WHAT: Salt Lake’s Mardi Gras Gala

WHEN: Saturday, February 25
6:30-10 pm

WHERE: Library’s Viridian Event Center
8030 S 1825 W
West Jordan, Utah 84088


About Salt Lake County Library Services

More than 4.5 million children, teens, adults and businesses visit our 18 Salt Lake County Libraries, and the Library’s Viridian Event Center, where thousands of free programs and millions of complimentary resources and materials are available to them. We are an innovative community hub that provides equal access to information, technology and resources. In addition to our 18 community libraries, we also offer library services in the Salt Lake County Jail and in the Byington Reading Room at South Main Clinic. Our online library,, provides library card holders the opportunity to manage their account, check out books, audiobooks, eaudiobooks, movies, television shows and music or access one of our many free databases – 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Library membership is free to Salt Lake County  residents and is an excellent return on investment for the community.