Want More Parades? We Got 'Em!

February 15, 2024 | News
Miss Mardi Gras? Awwwwww. Lucky for you, parades will be rolling in the Big Easy for St. Patrick’s Day and St. Joseph’s Day, and you'll get another chance to see Mardi Gras Indians doi… » Read More

Throw Me Something, Bunny!

February 15, 2024 | News
Easter Parades for Families in the French Quarter If you love Mardi Gras-style parades (and who doesn't), head down to the Vieux Carré on Sunday, March 31, for two Easter Parades the who… » Read More

What's that on your forehead? Ash Wednesday in NOLA

February 14, 2024 | News
Mardi Gras 2024 is in the history books and this morning many are going out to get their ashes on Ash Wednesday.    Mardi Gras, French for Fat Tuesday, is also known as Shrove Tuesday… » Read More

The best places to stay during Mardi Gras

January 19, 2024 | News
  Mardi Gras in the French Quarter Mardi Gras is upon us and hotels are already beginning to fill up. If you haven’t started planning your trip already, now is the time. With … » Read More

Two New Parades Will Roll in Jefferson Parish

January 1, 2024 | News
Mardi Gras is filled with history but there’s always something new to experience as well. For instance, in 2024, two new parades will roll in Jefferson Parish. On Monday, February 5 at 6 p.m.… » Read More

2024 Theme & Throw Updates: What's New With Your Favorite Krewes?

December 29, 2023 | News
Mardi Gras may be an ancient celebration but there's always something new to discover. As the krewes announce their 2024 themes, throws and celebrity monarchs and riders, we'll post that infor… » Read More

Mardi Gras Throws 101

December 29, 2023 | News
Throw me something cool, Mister! When we yell “Throw me something, Mister!” at Mardi Gras in New Orleans, we really mean “throw me something cool.” Unlike parades in oth… » Read More

Enter Our 2024 Mardi Gras Photo Contest NOW!

December 28, 2023 | News
Share your Mardi Gras Memories and you could win a free stay in New Orleans!  We will be taking photo entries into our  Annual "Show Us Your Mardi Gras Pics" Photo Contest from Frida… » Read More

Ten Harder-Than-Average Mardi Gras Trivia Questions

December 28, 2023 | News
  Think you know all about Mardi Gras in New Orleans? Give our harder-than-average Mardi Gras Trivia Quiz a shot. If you get stumped, you can find all the answers by reading MardiGrasNewOr… » Read More

Zulu 30th Anniversary Lundi Gras Festival: The Good Times Roll on the River

December 27, 2023 | News
New Orleans always celebrates the start of the week with red beans & rice but, on the day before Mardi Gras, we take Mondays to a whole new level. Head down to Woldenberg Park on Monday, February 12th… » Read More

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