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Sanitation & Urban Management Notice: The next few days will be extremely hot with temperatures in the 100s. Given that condition, our crews will be taking regular breaks to stay hydrated and keep from overheating. If you're out and about, please use the same precautions to make sure you're hydrated. If you're working outside, use work/rest cycles to prevent heat injuries. We value the health and welfare of our crews and our citizens! Thank you.
The City of Prattville's 10th annual Mardi Gras Parade is scheduled for Saturday, February 15th at 1 p.m. The parade themed "10 Years Rolling with the Good Times" will begin at Stanley-Jensen Stadium, proceed down Doster Road and turn right onto Northington Street. The parade will follow Main Street through Downtown Prattville then onto Court Street and left on 4th Street, ending at Gin Shop Hill Road. There will be lots of floats and other entries and plenty of beads, candy and MoonPies for everyone.
Local vendors will be selling beverages and food, beginning at 11am in the Partners in Pediatrics parking lot, located next to Bank Trust in downtown Prattville. A children's fun area will be set up as well.
This year the 3rd annual Prattville Service League Chili Cook-off will be held in conjunction with the annual Mardi Gras festivities. Set up/check in for the downtown cook-off will begin at 7 a.m., and will officially open to the public at 11:30 a.m. For more information and complete rules, please contact the Prattville Service League at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications for parade entries and food vendors are available on our Mardi Gras event page. For more information, please call the Special Events Department at 334-595-0854.
Character Trait for August
Joyfulness Maintaining a good attitude, even when faced with unpleasant conditions.