Get on over to Cliff's Crib and read some "helpful hints" for attending Carnival this year. Good stuff!
Mardi Gras Parade Schedule
Mardi Gras events in NOLA and surrounding parishes
A Guide from someone who does this for a living
A video depicting Fat Tuesday in the FQ ...usually attended by tourists. The somewhat sleezy side of Mardi Gras. Don't know any locals that enjoy it.
Mardi Gras in Lafayette, LA (southwest Louisiana)
Mardi Gras in Mobile, AL. , where it first started.
Mardi Gras in Universal Studios in Florida
Mardi Gras photos from NOLA dot com readers
Enjoy!!!! I'll be home, where it's quiet and enjoying it!