Celebrate an authentic Mardi Gras at Pearl’s in Elk Rapids. Tonight, Tuesday February 12, the joint is bopping to the sounds of New Orleans blues funk. Cajun Zydeco with The Saucecats perform live from 7-11 pm and they expect you to be there on the dance floor! The Fat Tuesday party features Pearl’s full menu as well as kids’ entertainment with balloon artist “Twister Joe” and face painting.

No reservations or cover fee required. Just come and earn your beads!

Elk Rapids, on East Grand Traverse Bay and Elk Lake, is about 15 miles northeast of Traverse City on US-31.

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