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Where to see the Mardi Gras Indians

October 3, 2013 | News
Mardi Gras has always had an air of mystery around it. Masked krewe members throw trinkets to street crowds from their floats, whose themes are kept secret until sometimes days before the big events. … » Read More


Bring your kids to Mardi Gras. Yes, seriously.

September 26, 2013 | News
One of the most frequently asked questions we get here at MardiGrasNewOrleans.com is, “Can I bring my kids?”   It’s not a surprising question considering Mardi Gras is large… » Read More


Krewe of Chewbacchus: The Wrath of Khan-ival

September 19, 2013 | News
Some breaking intergalactic planetary Mardi Gras news for you today from the sci-fi themed Krewe of Chewbacchus: The BacchanALIENS, also known as the members of the Krewe of Chewbacchus, announced… » Read More


Best time to visit New Orleans for Mardi Gras

August 29, 2013 | News
When is the best time to come to New Orleans for Mardi Gras? It’s the type of question we’re often asked here and on our Facebook page. You can visit New Orleans year round and get a t… » Read More


200 Days Until Mardi Gras

August 14, 2013 | News
Are you ready? Mardi Gras 2014, Tuesday, March 4 is exactly 200 days away! I know I am! I’ve been ready since 48 hours after last truck parade rolled down St. Charles Avenue on Mardi Gras day.… » Read More


More Mardi Gras Parade Routes?

July 11, 2013 | News
I don’t know about you, but I’m already counting down the days to Mardi Gras 2014. I can’t wait to take out my old Schwegmann or K&B shopping to collect beads and my favorite thr… » Read More


Krewe of Freret is back and rolling in 2014

June 20, 2013 | News
After an absence of more than 20 years, the Krewe of Freret is back and parading again. Earlier this month, the New Orleans Police Department signed off on the co-ed krewe’s permit to parade thr… » Read More


2014 Mardi Gras Parade Schedule Sneak Peek

May 9, 2013 | News
Who’s ready for Mardi Gras 2014? I’ve been ready since the last parade rolled by in February. We still have some time to wait, 298 days to be exact, but it’s never too early to s… » Read More


Mardi Gras 2013 Photo Contest Winners

March 13, 2013 | News
Mardi Gras 2013 will forever hold a special place in my heart. It was a truly amazing carnival season, picturesque and breathtaking. Thank you to everyone that shared their photographs from t… » Read More


Catch And Release: What To Do With Your Leftover Beads

February 19, 2013 | News
Hopefully by now, you’re feeling completely recovered from Mardi Gras. I know that it took me a few days to start feeling human again and catch up on all of the sleep I missed. Of course, it was… » Read More