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Parade Routes
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Parade Routes with Interactive Map
Parade Schedules (Time, Date, Location)

ALERT: Due to the rain on Friday Feb. 17th, the Krewe of Excalibur and Krewe of Athena have been postponed, and should roll during the next weeks. Please check back for more details.

Mardi Gras New Orleans

The Parades Start Here.

What is a Mardi Gras Indian? Where are the best places for families to enjoy the fun? Are there still hotel rooms available? Which krewes have the best throws? What are the chances of catching a Zulu coconut?

You’ll find the answers to all these questions and more at MardiGrasNewOrleans – your catch-all for everything Carnival. Don your purple, green and gold and join us in New Orleans this February for “The Greatest Free Show on Earth.”

Mardi Gras 2017 is Tuesday, February 28. We're counting down the minutes.

Have the Best Mardi Gras Photo?

Click here to Upload your best Mardi Gras photos! The winner of our photo contest will receive a free stay at The Maison Dupuy Hotel and much more!

What's New - Feb 14

As you may have heard, New Orleans will host the 2017 NBA All-Star Game,  THIS Sunday, February 19 (yay!) You may have also noticed this is the first major p…read more »

Parade Videos & Much More!

Here you can enjoy some of our favorite video clips from Mardi Gras, including celebrity interviews and the Zulu parade.

Mardi Gras History & Tradition

Mardi Gras is rich with history and tradition. Click here to find out how did i all began and how tradition have changed through the years.

Ever wonder where Mardi Gras is made? For a behind-the-scenes look at New Orleans Mardi Gras, there’s only one way to experience it -- the Mardi Gras World tour.

See firsthand what it takes to bring Mardi Gras to life. Tour Kern Studios, an operating workshop that has created breathtaking floats for Mardi Gras and other parades around the world since 1947.


Visit MardiGrasWorld.com for more info today!
And be sure to print a coupon for your tour!

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