Cynthia and George Mitchell hosted the first Tremont House Ball on Feb. 16, 1985 in conjunction with the revival of the city’s celebration of Mardi Gras in Galveston. The ball premiered featuring live entertainment by the Jim Cullum Jazz Band, Russell Jackson and Brennan’s Bunch. Tremont guests then witnessed the “first” Knights of Momus Grand Night Parade as it traversed the street in front of the hotel.
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