Family Gras, parades and more things to do in New Orleans this weekend
Carnival kicks into high gear this weekend with parades and Family Gras, plus more to do around New Orleans.
Here are some of our picks for weekend happenings:
🎉 Among this weekend's parades are Cork, Cleopatra, King Arthur and the Magical Krewe of Mad Hatters. Plus, dog parades Krewe de Paws and Barkus roll this weekend, too.
🥳 Family Gras hosts Amy Grant, Cheap Trick, The Oak Ridge Boys, Tyler Hubbard and more in Metairie all weekend long. (Details)
🌈 GrrlsSpot hosts a queer Mardi Gras dance party at the Toulouse Theatre on Friday. (Details)
🎸 Little Freddie King plays at d.b.a. on Friday night. (Details)
🎨 The Arts Market returns to City Park on Saturday from 10am to 4pm. (Details)
🎺 Trombone Shorty brings Nelly, Dumpstaphunk and more to Mardi Gras World for Shorty Gras on Saturday night. (Details)
Join us — yes, us! — at Urban South Brewery for free drinks and selfies with King Cake Baby on Tuesday night. First round is on us! (Details)
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