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Mardi Gras

A large crowd reaches up for beads as a Zulu parade float rolls down Canal Street in News Orleans.(credit: Cheryl Gerber/Getty Images)

Cold, Gray Morning Won’t Stop Mardi Gras Revelers

Despite rain and cold in Tuesday’s forecast, revelers are gathering along parade routes as the Carnival season in New Orleans heads to a crest with the unabashed celebration of Mardi Gras.

03/04/2014

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Guide To New Orleans’ 2014 Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras 2014 may be a few weeks away, but Carnival season has already begun in New Orleans, with brightly colored parades throughout the city and much more to come.

02/18/2014

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Best Places To Visit Off Season In The US

New Orleans, Orlando, Maui, Phoenix, and San Francisco are among the best places to visit in the U.S. in the off season.

01/07/2014

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Best Places To Visit On Your Guys-Only Road Trip

A road trip might be the rare occasion for guys to get away from it all and share a few drinks and laughs with their best buddies. Here are five of the best places to go on your guys’ only road trip.

09/03/2013

People walk down Bourbon Street in New Orleans, Louisiana. (credit: Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Police: 4 Wounded In Bourbon Street Shooting

Gunfire wounded four people on New Orleans’ famed Bourbon Street as a costumed crowd partied amid the countdown to Mardi Gras, sending people running, police and bystanders said.

02/10/2013

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Best Mardi Gras Events In DFW

Mardi Gras celebrations occur all over the globe, including the very popular celebrations in New Orleans. This month, DFW will be celebrating their own version with a variety of events.

02/07/2013

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Gina Miller’s Super Bowl Guide To New Orleans

If you’re heading to New Orleans for Super Bowl XVLII, congratulations. It is a magical place. From the architecture, to the history, the food, the people and more, there is something to love at every turn.

01/29/2013

A look at the Cajun Tailgators food truck. (credit: Cajun Tailgators via Facebook)

Cajun Food Truck Brings ‘Big Easy’ To ‘Big D’

A new food truck along Greenville Avenue in Dallas is bringing the taste of New Orleans to North Texas, just in time for Mardi Gras celebrations.

02/21/2012

A man with an umbrella poses before a parade on Mardi Gras in New Orleans, Louisiana. (credit: Cheryl Gerber/Getty Images)

Mardi Gras Festivities Take Over New Orleans

Revelers hit the streets Tuesday to celebrate Mardi Gras, lured to the French Quarter by the chance to snag beads from seemingly endless parades.

02/21/2012

A large crowd reaches up for beads as a Zulu parade float rolls down Canal Street in News Orleans.(credit: Cheryl Gerber/Getty Images)

Mardi Gras Celebrated From Texas To Florida

Head east from the Texas Gulf Coast and eventually you’ll end up in New Orleans and over the next days the city is a destination where a lot of folks want to be. Why? Why Mardi Gras, of course!

02/17/2012

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Best Mardi Gras Parties In Fort Worth

You don’t have to be in New Orleans to celebrate Mardi Gras; Fort Worth is the place to be. Fat Tuesday falls on Feb. 21, 2012, but some places will celebrate the weekend before. If […]

02/14/2012