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Do You Want to Be in a Mardi Gras Parade?

June 25, 2016 | News
Have you ever wondered how those people end up on the floats at Mardi Gras parades with the coveted throws and beads? Maybe you want to join one of the biggest parties in the world and experience the … » Read More


Mardi Gras 2016 a huge success by anybody's estimation

March 16, 2016 | News
All of America has Christmas and Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day and the Fourth of July.  But only New Orleans has the one and only world-famous Mardi Gras.  The 2016 installment was a… » Read More


#ThrowbackThursday: Police Officer Doing the Wobble at Parade

January 21, 2016 | News
#ThrowbackThursday: New Orleans police officers were filmed dancing to 'Wobble Baby' by V.I.C. during a 2014 Mardi Gras parade through Mid-City. We can't wait to see what fun happens at th… » Read More


A refresher on the new Mardi Gras parade rules

January 14, 2016 | News
The first full weekend of Mardi Gras parades has come and gone.  A lot of beads were thrown, a lot of beads were caught, and a lot of fun was had. While out on the parade route this weekend, … » Read More


Krewe of Muses wants Ellen DeGeneres

March 2, 2015 | News
Mardi Gras 2015 just wrapped up, but we’re already looking forward to Mardi Gras 2016 – and we’re not the only ones! Apparently, the lovely ladies of the Krewe of Muses can’t w… » Read More


Mardi Gras Wrap Up, Planning For Next Year

February 24, 2015 | News
Mardi Gras 2015 has officially come to an end. The parades are over. The revelers have gonw home. The last of the king cakes have been snatched up. If that gets you down (and it does me, a lit… » Read More


Mardi Gras: Trash Determines Success?

February 18, 2015 | News
“Closing time – you don’t have to go home but you can’t stay here!” The Semi-Sonic song rarely has any meaning on Bourbon Street, but early this morning it did.  Tha… » Read More


Mardi Gras parades February 13-15

February 12, 2015 | News
The Krewe of Druids and the Krewe of Nyx rolled through Uptown last night, and they’ve set the tone for the parades to come tonight and this weekend. Friday marks one of the biggest weekends … » Read More


Mardi Gras Parades This Week

February 9, 2015 | News
The parades start early this week.  Krewes will begin rolling on Wednesday and keep on rolling until Fat Tuesday next week. You don’t want to miss these parades, but pace yourself! Wedne… » Read More


Mardi Gras Parades (February 5 -8)

February 5, 2015 | News
I hope you’re ready for some parades because they’re coming full steam this weekend. Friday, February 6, 2014 Krewe of Oshun – Oshun kicks off the Uptown parade season at … » Read More