“Laissez les bons temps rouler!” or as we say in English, “Let the good times roll”. The people of New Orleans celebrate Mardi Gras every year. In fact, Mardi Gras generates over 840 million dollars annually, making it one of the biggest parties around. BizBash recently showed off how some meeting planners successfully take the party off of Bourbon Street and put it into their e
- Grab a King’s Cake-This traditional cake is not only tasty, but is filled with a surprise so that the lucky person who gets it can keep the party going.
- Decorate in Mardi Gras Colors-Green, gold and purple to be exact. These colors can show up in table settings, uplighting or goodie bags.
- Feathered Masks– Instead of keeping the masks on all night, place them by a photobooth. Guests will love the festive props!
So why do people love Mardi Gras events so much? It’s a perfect mixture of culture, tradition, and a whole lot of fun. Are you attending Mardi Gras or a Mardi Gras themed event? Let us know how you get the good times rolling in the comment section.