Are you ready for more Mardi Gras fun?  This year, the Fat Tuesday parade has a new route with a new attitude!  The Parade Steps off at 7:00pm at the corner of Washington and Broadway, it will pass by the new Laurel Apartments and Embassy Suites Hotel, and proceeds west to 14th.  Make sure to get down there early to take advantage of all the food and drink specials along Washington Avenue before and after the parade – several are listed below.  See you there!

Tigin:  Regular Happy Hour from 4 – 7 PM Pick 3 for $10 includes beer and appetizers

Embassy Suites Outdoor Service at 7th & Washington from 5 – 7 PM, Hurricane & beer specials

Over/Under:   Outdoor tent with live music from Matt Hill from 5 – 9 PM, $2 off drafts, wine and bottles and $5 hurricanes from 3 – 6:30 PM

Mosaic:  Outdoor service with happy hour specials from 4 – 7 PM

Prime 1000 Outdoor service with drink and menu specials from 3 – 8 PM

Dubliner:  Live Mardi Gras themed-music, menu and drink specials starting at 4 PM until close

Copia:  All day specials, outdoor service including indoor patio with $6 hurricanes and $4 shots and beers.

Hair of the Dog:   Best dive bar happy hour with Mardi Gras mystery special from 4 – 7 PM

Rosalita’s:  All day outdoor tent with drink and food specials

Lucas Park Grille:  Regular happy hour drink and menu specials from 5 – 7 PM

Side Bar:   Outdoor service, Hurricane and menu specials from 3 – 7 PM

Flannery’s:  All day drink and menu specials and parade watch party (get there early)

Lola Outdoor tent with Mardi Gras specials inside and out

If all these specials on Washington Avenue aren’t enough, check out the OFFICIAL AFTER PARTY! at the Stadium Sports Bar and Grill in Lumière Place—Mardi Gras Inc’s official Fat Tuesday Post-Parade Mardi Party!

The revelry starts at 8:00 pm and there will be lots of food and beads and a VJ and a whole lotta celebrating!