Happy Mardi Gras! 2023Read Time: 2 mins
It’s Carnival Time!
The Carnival season leading up to Mardi Gras, or “Fat Tuesday,” is a weeks-long celebration of our culture, including music, food, parades, and pageantry. Although our firm has expanded across the nation over the years, we remain rooted in the traditions and celebrations of our founding city of New Orleans.
Join your friends at McGlinchey in celebrating Mardi Gras wherever you are!
something to listen to.
Fascinated by the history of Mardi Gras and want to dive deep into the traditions? Check out Behind the Beads, a podcast from New Orleans Magazine about the history, tradition, and modern celebration of New Orleans Carnival.
something to cook.
Get in the spirit by cooking up some New Orleans cuisine! Here are 37 Classic Recipes just in time for Mardi Gras. This list includes classics like gumbo and jambalaya and modern twists like King Cake Beignets and King Cake Bread Pudding.
something to dance to.
Break out your dancing shoes and put on this Mardi Gras playlist from Spotify featuring parade classics, including Mardi Gras Mambo, Iko Iko, and Carnival Time.
something to read.
Ever wondered what the most coveted throws of Carnival are or why an array of colorful ladders line St. Charles Avenue? Learn all about Carnival in New Orleans with these 12 Fun Facts.