Courir de Mardi Gras : DIY Costume

Courir de Mardi Gras  : DIY Costume

Just like gumbo in Louisiana can differ region to region, Mardi Gras does too! The flamboyant parties in the French Quarter, the regal balls in Lake Charles, the family-friendly parades in Shreveport and then there is the Courir de Mardi Gras in central Louisiana.    This one-of-a-kind Mardi Gras celebration is older than the state itself. Even among born-and-bred Louisianians, [...]

Lebeau Mardi Gras Festival

Lebeau Mardi Gras Festival

Its Saturday and Mardi Gras time in Louisiana. This years post is all about Mardi Gras in Cajun Country ! So come Enjoy the Party !! Mardi Gras in Lebeau is a lot like other rural celebrations across St. Landry Parish with a few distinguishing qualities. At 1pm, the parade starts marching down Hwy 10 with a [...]