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The Ultimate Way to Celebrate Mardi Gras

A Southerners Guide to Celebrate Mardi Gras Mardi Gras. Fat Tuesday. I know it as an exciting time of unrepentant energy, celebration, and alcohol. Especially the alcohol. This holiday event is all about indulgence and jubilation, a time of excess, … Read More

Top 5 Cities to Visit During Mardi Gras (Besides New Orleans)

Mardi Gras is a magnificent celebration of Carnival that most famously takes place in New Orleans each year. While no one can beat the New Orleans festival, it is not the only city that knows how to throw a Fat … Read More

Mardi Gras Themed Party

What is a brass band?

The History of Brass Bands Lively, exuberant, full of energy—probably the first words that pop into your head when you hear “brass band”. Without a doubt, the brass bands of today certainly fit that description (especially if you’ve ever seen … Read More