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Krewe of You: KID smART hosts interactive events with Carnival experts this season

Arts education nonprofit KID smART encourages you to “create your own Mardi Gras Krewe” with them this Carnival season. Each Tuesday from Jan. 12 to ...

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The Broad Theater to host the 2021 King Cake Hub

Parades may be called off for Carnival 2021, but we’ll still have king cake. And the Carnival popup King Cake Hub will continue to offer ...

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Council seeks public input on Carnival safety

The coronavirus restrictions prevented the City Council from holding a hearing on Carnival safety planned for the March meeting of the Emergency Preparedness and Cybersecurity ...

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Where to recycle your Mardi Gras beads

If you went to even one parade this past Carnival season, you probably have a pile of beads in your house right now. Even if ...

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Krewe of Dead Beans’ mythical beasts invade Bayou St. John (photo gallery)

The Krewe of Dead Beans celebrated Lundi Gras with an “Endangered Animals or Mythical Beasts”- themed parade. For the third consecutive year, the krewe traveled ...

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‘There will be some changes’: NOPD chief to meet with krewe captains on safety

New Orleans Police Department Superintendent Shaun Fergusen said the NOPD will meet with the mayor’s Mardi Gras advisory committee, krewe captains and others to review ...

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The Krewe of Endymion has a stalled, somber ride (photo gallery)

After a man was stuck and killed by a Krewe of Endymion float, the 14th float called Captain SS Eddie, at S. Galvez and Canal ...

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Man struck and killed by Endymion float in second fatality of Carnival 2020

Joseph Sampson, 58, was fatally struck by an Endymion float at South Galvez and Canal Street tonight, the New Orleans Police Department reported. It is ...

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A guide to a safe and enjoyable Endymion Saturday

The sun will shine on Samedi Gras today, but expect cooler than average temperatures out there, especially for the Endymion parade tonight. Samedi Gras, the ...

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Dead Beans parade to make Lundi Gras trek through Faubourg St. John

The Krewe of Red Beans has announced its Dead Beans parade will take to the streets in Mid-City for the third consecutive year. The Krewe ...

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