Tag: Mardi Gras

When a Rubber Chicken is an Absolute Necessity

Think Mardi Gras is all about the beads? Think again. When you go to the family-friendly parades, the booty ain’t on the pretty girls; it’s in your bags-full-of-crap that you wouldn’t want otherwise but suddenly find essential. Stuffed animals of varying sizes and mostly of poor quality–how they keep their stuffing in during all that […]

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Did You Know that there’s a Family-Friendly Mardi Gras?

Did you know that there’s a family-friendly Mardi Gras in Louisiana? Me neither. And just because kids are invited doesn’t mean it’s tame. Raucous fun, spectacles of artistry, wild characters–both in the parade and watching it–and Americana. Meanwhile, I had no idea that the Mardi Gras celebration lasts so long–weeks–or had so many parades (over […]

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