This whimsical send off to summer is like Mardi Gras meets the Renaissance and is dedicated to the town’s unofficial mascot and favorite reptile. The festival brings together strolling street performers, main stage acts, performing artists and vendors with all types of weird and wonderful wares. All festivities take place on Beach Boulevard in Gulfport from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Over 200 arts, craft and food vendors will be in attendance at this year’s event! The day culminates in Gulfport’s famous -STREET DANCE at 8:00 pm. Bring your dancing shoes!