Mardi Gras Must-Dos

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Want to hit up the biggest party in America? You'll LOVE it! Mardi Gras is a festival of music, parades, food and fun, and this list takes in the best activities to enjoy during the festival.
Jackson Square, New Orleans, LouisianaJackson SquareNew Orleans, LouisianaJackson Square is prime real estate for street performers. During Mardi Gras, you get the top tier performers -- like the Naked Cowboy and Naked...Anne Rice's House, New Orleans, LouisianaAnne Rice's HouseNew Orleans, LouisianaSee the home of New Orleans's most famous former resident (besides Richard Simmons, that is!). Anne Rice no longer lives here, but she was here for...Jackson Square, New Orleans, LouisianaJackson SquareNew Orleans, LouisianaBeautiful sky above New Orleans' Jackson Square. #neworleans #frenchquarter #churches #cathedrals #historic #nola #jacksonsquareSucré, New Orleans, LouisianaSucréNew Orleans, LouisianaSucre is my favorite place for cupcakes in New Orleans! This is the salted caramel. They also have great chocolates in creative flavors.Lafitte's blacksmith shop, New Orleans, LouisianaLafitte's blacksmith shopNew Orleans, LouisianaHurricanes with the ghost of pirate lafitteLafayette Cemetery No. 1, New Orleans, LouisianaLafayette Cemetery No. 1New Orleans, LouisianaTake a break from the madness at Lafayette Cemetery in the heart of the Garden District. This is the perfect place to start exploring the haunted...Bourbon Pub & Parade, New Orleans, LouisianaBourbon Pub & ParadeNew Orleans, LouisianaDon't miss the college marching bands performing during Mardi Gras. They come from all over the South and perform a mix of traditional music and...Faubourg Marigny, New Orleans, LouisianaFaubourg MarignyNew Orleans, LouisianaFaubourg-Marigny is the hipster zone of New Orleans. While it's been claimed that this is for locals only, as that tip grew more and more, tourists...Four Points by Sheraton French Quarter, New Orleans, LouisianaFour Points by Sheraton French QuarterNew Orleans, LouisianaBourbon Street is the center of the universe during Mardi Gras. Even if you're not into the crazy party scene, it's worth a walk-through during the...The Court of Two Sisters, New Orleans, LouisianaThe Court of Two SistersNew Orleans, LouisianaCubs the Poet hangs out opposite the Court of Two Sisters on Royal Street most days. He creates poems for just $5 a pop. You won't find a better...Muses Parade, New Orleans, LouisianaMuses ParadeNew Orleans, LouisianaIf you're there on time, the Muses parade is one that you don't want to miss. This famous krewe is made up of some of the most glamorous ladies in...Royal Street, New Orleans, LouisianaRoyal StreetNew Orleans, LouisianaMy favorite street in New Orleans: Royal Street, a French Quarter thoroughfare filled with galleries. Guaranteed fantastic people-watching,...NOLA Sugar & Spice, New Orleans, LouisianaNOLA Sugar & SpiceNew Orleans, LouisianaNew Orleans pralines! Soooo sweet. If they're cooking when you visit, get a fresh one -- trust me, the 10-minute wait or so is worth it.Garden District, New Orleans, LouisianaGarden DistrictNew Orleans, LouisianaThe Garden District in New Orleans is home to some of the most beautiful houses in the city -- a perfect break from the craziness of the French...Jacques-Imo's, New Orleans, LouisianaJacques-Imo'sNew Orleans, LouisianaAlligator sausage and shrimp cheesecake. I know -- it sounds weird. But it's not a dessert; it's a savory appetizer. The prices at Jacques-Imo's...Boutique Du Vampyer, New Orleans, LouisianaBoutique Du VampyerNew Orleans, LouisianaI'm not into vampires whatsoever, but this vampire shop is one of the coolest stores in the French Quarter! Talk to the owner, Marita, and ask her...Cafe Du Monde, New Orleans, LouisianaCafe Du MondeNew Orleans, LouisianaBeignets. Cafe du Monde. This is a well-known New Orleans classic; my only tip is that you should eat hunched over your dish so you don't get the...
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            Laissez les bon temps roulez! Love it. Gotta add Maple Leaf!
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