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.
Carnival Dos and Don’ts Mardi Gras 2016 parades are scheduled from Wednesday, February 3 through Tuesday, February 9, 2016. To keep revelers informed this Ca…read more »
Here you can enjoy some of our favorite video clips from Mardi Gras, including celebrity interviews and the Zulu parade.
Mardi Gras is rich with history and tradition. Click here to find out how did it all began and how tradition have changed through the years.
Take it from the locals: we have tried every king cake in the city and this is one of the best one around. They arrive fresh and delicious just like you walked into the bakery and bought it off the shelf. Try one or two today.