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
Watch the parades roll along starting Friday before Mardi Gras Day through Fat Tuesday located on the corner of St. Charles Ave. and Poydras St! Packages includes balcony access during the parade, clean restrooms, food, and open bar. Pricing starts at $300 per person.
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.
Celebrate Carnival season just a block off the St. Charles Avenue parade route at 845 Carondelet St. Enjoy "elevated Mexican fare" inside from Chef Justin Bruhl or grab a seat in the large outdoor patio offering casual small-plate menu. The bar stocks a large selection of tequila and mescal.
Meet up with friends during Carnival season at CBD Social at 709 St. Charles Avenue, right on the parade route and in the center of all the fun. The good times roll with festive food and drink options, bathroom access and more. Package includes all you can eat+all you can drink+ grand stands+ balcony+ restrooms. Stay in the stands and watch the parades!
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 four pages: Day Packages (2pm-5pm $150.65) | Evening Packages (5pm-8pm $176.85) | Night Packages (8pm-11pm) | Mardi Gras Day, Evening, or Night ($229.95). Prices are per person and include tax and gratuity. All packages include 3 hour open call bar, skip the line, no cover charge, access to balcony and VIP restrooms guaranteed. 711bourbonheat.com
Olde Nola Cookery on Bourbon Street has two fabulous balconies overlooking the Carnival craziness on Bourbon Street but it will be hard to keep your eyes off your plate. This restaurant serves up some of the best Cajun and Creole dishes in the city. Their Jazzy Crab Cake Platter is positively musical and the Bananas Foster Ice Cream Cake will have you second lining all day long. nolacookery.com
Restaurants & Bars
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.