5 Ways to Pretend You're in New Orleans for Mardi Gras — Mardi Gras

(Image credit: Tara Donne)

In New Orleans, Mardi Gras isn't just a day — it's a month of celebration with masquerade balls and parades and music and merriment that culminates on "Fat Tuesday," the day before Ash Wednesday and the more somber Lenten season.

Today — Lundi Gras — it is not uncommon for locals to go out for a boozy lunch that stretches all the way until dinner. In fact, it is a fair bet to say that if you...

What feeling does this article give you?

#hashtags to follow:

Tara Donne [+]    New Orleans [+]    Mardi Gras [+]    Fat Tuesday [+]    Ash Wednesday [+]    Lenten [+]    Gras [+]   

More #news: