Mardi Gras

A collection of 26 posts

Jan 20, 2022

King Cake & Mardi Gras in New Orleans

King Cake & Mardi Gras in New Orleans

We are still in the early phase of Carnival season 2022 here in New Orleans. Mardi Gras season officially kicked off on January 6 (or January 2nd this year, thanks to our Catholic

Mar 18, 2013

St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2013

St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2013

St. Patrick’s Day Parade in New Orleans Yesterday we went to the annual St. Patrick’s Day parade in New Orleans [http://www.stpatricksdayneworleans.com/]. This is what I had to say

Feb 11, 2013

Highlights From Mardi Gras 2013

Highlights From Mardi Gras 2013

Happy Mardi Gras! Actually, today is Lundi Gras. But Happy Mardi Gras anyway! Below are a few video clips from the Thoth and Bacchus parades from yesterday. I will be updating this post

Feb 22, 2012

Thoth, Bacchus, and Orpheus… Oh My!

Thoth, Bacchus, and Orpheus… Oh My!

Thoth, Bacchus, Orpheus… Those are names from Greek and Egyptian mythology. They are also names of famous Mardi Gras parades in New Orleans… some of our favorite Mardi Gras parades. If you have

Jan 9, 2012

CF128 – Louisiana Oysters

CF128 – Louisiana Oysters

This is Jeff Young, the Catholic Foodie at CatholicFoodie.com [http://cfjwyoung.wpengine.com] and you are listening to episode 128 of the Catholic Foodie: Louisiana Oysters. Welcome, Folks, to the Catholic Foodie,