When you’re in New Orleans during Mardi Gras, there will always be plenty to do. It’s also the perfect opportunity to see some of New Orleans biggest attractions, eat at great restaurants, and get to know the city. You can even find a lot of coupons so that you can get discounts at a lot of places, if you know where to look.
If you’re planning your trip to Mardi Gras, we recommend checking out the websites below. They will save you a lot of time and money, and make planning your trip much easier.
All about New Orleans
If you’re looking for any kind of information about New Orleans, from upcoming events to a breakdown of each neighborhood, then ExperienceNewOrleans.com is where you need to look. It has a great blog that discusses anything happening throughout the city, and its events calendar is one of the most comprehensive ones for the area that we’ve found.
Where to eat
There are a lot of great places to eat in New Orleans, and this website just lists the best. A group of locals got together and created NewOrleansRestaurants.com to make visitors’ lives a little easier.
If you’re planning on coming to New Orleans for Mardi Gras, then you probably already know that the nightlife here is notoriously awesome. Music of New Orleans will help you branch out from Bourbon Street, and take you to some great spots in other parts of the city. Check out live music venues, nightclubs, bars and restaurants.
Coupons and discounts
Your trip to New Orleans doesn’t have to be expensive. Print out these coupons from NewOrleansCoupons.com and you’ll save money on food, drinks, shopping and attractions. It’s a great way to plan a trip on a budget.
What to do with kids
Did you know that Mardi Gras is for kids too? Many of the celebrations, especially Family Gras in Metarie and many of the parades in Uptown, are very kid friendly. While you’re in town, you can find kid-friendly attractions, tours, restaurants, hotels and more by using NewOrleansKids.com.
Planning a party or event
Having your own Mardi Gras party? You can find caterers, decorations, venues and more all in one place. Go to NewOrleansParties.com, fill out a form, and take away all the stress of planning.