Mardi Gras Packages
Check out these packages offering an up-front view of passing parades, along with that delicious New Orleans food (not to mention bathroom privileges)!
On Parade Route Bourbon Street Balcony Restaurants
On Parade Route
Put on your purple, green and gold and head for 709 St Charles where you can watch the parades on full grand-stands and from a balcony attached to a party room. Rain or shine, this is the place to be. Amenities include private bathrooms, a full-service bar and a menu featuring all your Cajun favorites. Buy a ticket for the main week (Wednesday, February 22nd – Fat Tuesday) and get a free 3-day pre-week pass. Packages start at $20. More Info
Located right off of main parade route St. Charles Avenue on Julia Street, La Casita offers a number of packages that include all you can eat food, two complimentary drinks and the always important bathroom access. Select packages include unlimited drinks. Packages start at $35. eatlacasita.com
Enjoy all that Mardi Gras has to offer from the beautiful grand stand seating right on the parade route. You'll have an up close spot to see all of the floats, marching bands and maskers, all with the comfort and ease of reserved bleacher seating. Includes access to portable restrooms, as well as food and beverage in the area. Great for the family. Packages start at $5. mardigrasparadetickets.com
Bourbon Street Balconies
The Jazz Parlor @ Maison Bourbon is located on the 2nd floor and is connected to an expansive balcony which wraps Bourbon and St. Peter streets. Please call for details on the Maison Bourbon Mardi Gras Packages, which include an open bar and buffet style menu! maisonbourbon.com
Choose from three venues in one: the traditional French Quarter courtyard; the classic indoor bar with marble floors and chandeliers; and the second-floor nightclub featuring New Orleans' best live DJs, laser and light shows. Bourbon Heat's 50-foot balcony overlooking famous Bourbon Street is just the beginning. Packages start at $109.75. 711bourbonheat.com
Countdown to Party Gras! Come experience Mardi Gras like never before from one of our private balconies. Package includes private balcony use, private bathrooms, open premium bar, delicious New Orleans cuisine buffet and 1 dozen Mardi Gras beads for each Guest. nolacookery.com
Stop by this legendary restaurant for some down time between parades! With jazz brunches and New Orleans-style dinners that are to die-for, you're able to relax away from the crowds without missing a minute of the Mardi Gras excitement! Please call for details.
Going out with your krewe during carnival? We make it easy to plan with our Party in a Pinch! Food and drinks for five people for $99 (plus tax and gratuity), including a special fancy cocktail. Have more than five peeps? No problem! Just add $22 more per person. Call us to reserve your Party in a Pinch and let BarBar and the gang do the work for you. Call us at 504-552-4095. Located in the French Quarter, Reservations only.
Celebrate Mardi Gras at Carmo (just a block from the St. Charles parade route)! Carmo’s Prix-fixe "Roots of Carnival" Dinner Menu features iconic traditional dishes from places around the globe that celebrate Carnival traditions, including Cape Verde, Brazil, Venice, Angola and Goa. Vegan & vegetarian versions will also be offered. All menus are four-course.