About Mardi Gras Festival
The Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras is an annual LGBTQI pride parade and festival in Sydney, Australia that attracts hundreds of thousands of people from Australia and overseas. Mardi Gras is one of the largest festivals of this kind in the world and it’s coming back for its 39th anniversary this year.
MARDI GRAS 2017 SEASON THEME: CREATING EQUALITY
Mardi Gras festival will take over Sydney on 17th February – 5th March and will include a number of parties, theatre, music, comedy and other community events that will celebrate Australia’s LGBTQI culture. One of the most important events of the Mardi Gras is the The Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade that gathers approximately 12,000 participants and more than 250,000 spectators. You can join this huge celebration where everyone unites to support equality and pride on Saturday, 4th March.
Whether you’re attending any of the events and parties during the two week celebration or going to the main parade, you’ll find a range of costumes and accessories at Smiffys that are perfect for any Mardi Gras events.
If you’re looking for a costume that features the colours of rainbow as the symbol of LGBTQI community pride and identity worldwide, you can get one of our hippy rainbow costumes. Love 80s? We think that 80s style inspired costumes are another great option for Mardi Gras events as they’re bright and colourful.
Stand Out Suits
This might seem like an unusual option for this type of event, but look no further if you want to stand out from the crowd at this year’s Mardi Gras events. These Stand Out suits are fun and stylish at the same time. You can choose from a range of different prints, from neon and groovy to bright yellow or purple suits, we’re sure you’ll find the suit you love!
No costume is complete without the right accessories. From neon leg warmers and fishnet gloves for completing your 80s costume to eye masks and feathers boas for adding finishing touches to any party look, you’ll find a great selection of accessories at Smiffys.
A bright and colourful wig is an essential accessory for Mardi Gras events. We have a huge selection of men’s and women’s wigs in many styles and colours that will be perfect for completing any outfit. If you’re not planning to dress up for Mardi Gras, get a rainbow wig and you’re ready to go!