Celebrate Black History Month in New Orleans
February is Black History Month, and New Orleans is one of the best places to celebrate the history, culture, and contributions of Black Americans past and present. Our Black history itinerary takes you to Black-owned restaurants and businesses, historically Black neighborhoods, and museums dedicated to the Black experience. Celebrate Black History Month this month and every month in New Orleans.
Attend a Mardi Gras Parade
February is prime time for attending Mardi Gras parades. Two weekends before Mardi Gras Day, experience parade after parade rolling in Uptown and downtown New Orleans. The weekend before Mardi Gras Day starts on Wednesday, Feb. 7 with parades rolling each day until Fat Tuesday. Check out our parade schedule here and plan your picks.