It’s Carnival Time in New Orleans! - Episode #003

Released Wednesday, 20th January 2016
Good episode? Give it some love!
Beyond Bourbon Street is the podcast where we explore the food, music, places, people and events that make New Orleans unique.  Whether you are planning a trip, currently living in New Orleans or simply wanting a taste of the Crescent City from wherever you are, you’ve come to the right place!

During today’s episode we discuss the history of carnival and twelfth night in New Orleans.  Along the way, Mark talks about king cakes, Mardi Gras, parades and masquerade balls.  And, if you stick around past the closing music, there might be some lagniappe!

To order king cakes, try one of Mark’s favorites:

Haydel’s Bakery

Manny Randazzo’s King Cakes

Joe Gambino’s Bakery

For more information, visit us at  You can also catch up with us on Twitter @BeyondBourbonSt

Thanks for listening!


Who's On This Episode

Add Creators
What People Are Saying
This episode hasn't been reviewed yet. You can add a review to show others what you thought.

Mentioned In These Lists

There are no lists that include "It’s Carnival Time in New Orleans! - Episode #003". You can add this episode to a new or existing list.