2020 Mystic Squirrels of Bienville

02/23/2020 10:30 AM - 04:00 PM CST



WHEN: Sunday, February 23 (Joe Cain Day, People’s Parade)
Registration open now until February 6th

WHAT IS IT: A Mardi Gras organization for creatives to celebrate the arts and raise funds for the Mobile Arts Council.
The Mystic Squirrels of Bienville Square (Mystic SOBs) will depict the adorable squirrel tricksters of Bienville Square. Mystic SOBs will be dressed in handmade costumes and will throw bags of peanuts, cups, beads, and any other approved throw. The group will be on foot, bike, or roller skates.

To participate with the Mystic SOBs, you must register in-person or online through the Mobile Arts Council website. Discounts are given to members of Mobile Arts Council. Membership is limited to the first 100 people.

MSOB's are invited to get to know their fellow rodents at a sign crafting afternoon on Sunday, February 16th from 2 to 4 p.m.  More information regarding throws and clothing requirements will be given to members.

MAC Members: $75 single / $125 couple
Non-MAC Members: $100 single / $150 couple
Must register online or in-person by February 19th. Membership is limited to first 100 people.


Cost includes:

Exclusive Mystic SOB mask, sign-crafting social session on Sunday, February 16th at 2 p.m.
Pre- and post-parade private party at Mobile Arts Council (includes food & drink)
Marching as a Mystic SOB in the People’s Parade
Peanut throws


Not included:

  • Parade throws (other than peanuts) 
  • Clothing 
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