Top 5 Must-Do’s At Mardi Gras 2020

Don’t stress trying to create the perfect itinerary for Mardi Gras in New Orleans. This list will provide you with the top things you must do in New Orleans while attending the festival. Remember, there is so much to do in New Orleans during Mardi Gras and the previous post provided lots of information for […]

Top 4 Things To Do For New Year’s Eve In NOLA

New Year’s Eve is always a fun time for the people of New Orleans. There are lots of parties and celebrations happening all around the city. It’s the perfect time for reflecting on everything that you have accomplished during the year. Also, New Year’s Eve marks the end of the Christmas holiday. So, why not […]

Super Krewes Of Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras Parade

A Krewe is a NOLA social group that organizes and participates in Mardi Gras parades and festivities. There are many different Krewes that are organized by seniority. The first group is ‘Royalty’ and consists of the krewes Rex and Zulu. Another group is the ‘Super Krewes’ which is made up of Endymion, Bacchus, and Orpheus. […]

Best Mardi Gras Throws

When you think of Mardi Gras, beads typically come to mind. In fact, there are many different items spectators can catch while watching the parades. Many of the New Orleans krewes work throughout the year to come up with creative items to throw during the parades. For regulars, it’s a challenge to collect all the […]

LGBTQ Mardi Gras Festival New Orleans


Mardi Gras and the city of New Orleans are LGBTQ friendly. In fact, the Krewe of Yuga founded during the 1950s was the first openly gay group. Some people in the LGBTQ community feel this group helped with igniting The Gay Rights Movement in the US. During the Mardi Gras celebrations, there are many gay […]

Your Guide To Mardi Gras

Locals at Mardi Gras

There is so much to do down in NOLA during the Mardi Gras season. But don’t worry about feeling overwhelmed just remember to keep your itinerary simple and flexible, as the city does get busy. This may mean changing up your list of things to do. Make sure to do some research and figure what […]

Top 6 Spots To Grab A Drink And Watch The Mardi Gras Parades

What better way to watch a parade than with a drink in hand. Your best bet is to find a spot along St. Charles Ave between Napoleon and Canal Street. There are lots of options available, so don’t worry if the first place you walk into is too crowded just continue walking down the street. […]

Mardi Gras Museum New Orleans

Mardi Gras Festival

So, you’re heading to New Orleans but didn’t make it in time for Mardi Gras. No worries, there is some much to do here and you’re going to have a great time. After all the celebrations are over and the city reverts back to a normal pace there’re still ways to experience the fun of […]

Mardi Gras Food Ideas & Where To Find It

New Orleans is a melting pot of food. There are so many different types of cuisine to taste while visiting the city. When visiting during the Mardi Gras festival you may experience long waiting times at restaurants. No worries, there are lots of options for grabbing a quick bite. Throughout the city, you’ll find plenty […]

Mardi Gras For Kids

family at Mardi Gras

Families have been participating in the Mardi Gras celebrations since the beginning. Children enjoy watching the parades with Krewes dressed in magnificent costumes performing on top colorful floats. The city does become very crowded during this time, so be prepared. It’s a good idea to stay away from the touristy areas when choosing a spot […]