Mardi Gras

Krewe of Boo Parade to Roll Oct. 22

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The  2022 Krewe of BOO! Halloween parade will roll at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday,...

Why There Will Always Be Mardi Gras

There should be a permanent sign over every door in the mayor’s office that...

Explore the Artistry of the Rex Parade On June 22

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Explore the artistry of the Rex Parade in New Orleans...

Marching Order: The Two Most Important Carnivals

  In the early days of 2006, many of the global media had opened temporary...

Lundi Gras at 35

  There are some old traditions in Carnival. There are also some traditions thought to...

Black Mardi Gras Culture

  There was plenty to worry about in the days after Hurricane Katrina’s wrath, survival...

Rex at 150: Marching Order – Mardi Gras and the Military

We are lucky that we enter this Carnival season with the nation in relative...

Mardi Gras Time

While most New Orleanians view Carnival as a time of raucous celebration, French Quarter...

How to Host: All Day Mardi Gras Brunch

Have no doubt, this Mardi Gras will be one for the books, an over-the-top...

It’s Carnival Time

The Carnival season returns, but after a year missing out on parades and floats...

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