By Lisa Iannucci
On February 28, it’s Mardi Gras in New Orleans, Louisiana! Get out your purple, green and gold and enjoy parades in the street, as well as festivals and, of course, food.
Have patience: “Mardi Gras is a day, Carnival is the season, and it is a citywide celebration,” said Kim Sayatovic, Belladeux Events in New Orleans, Louisiana. “There are many street closures, and thus it takes much longer to get anywhere and everywhere. Getting annoyed won’t get you anywhere any faster.”
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