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Yelp New Orleans celebrates Mardi Gras with a Krewe du Vieux Outdoor Tailgate!



“What a way to start out the Mardi Gras season! A huge thank you to the Yelp team for a great event. From the ease of check-in, to promoting donations to the Jazz Museum, to having amazing food / drink / entertainment, this event was EPIC! Round of applause for all involved!

The food options were numerous and diverse – no matter what your food restrictions / allergies / preferences, there was something for you to sample (which made me VERY happy!). The Yelp Elite extras on the menu were top notch, too, and a great addition to already amazing event. I knew the food would be outstanding, but I wasn’t expecting so many drink options, too. All the vendors had some interesting and fun drinks, too! Add on great music, festive glitter, and fun 360 photo booth and this definitely felt like an exclusive event! You all outdid yourselves for this one.

The outdoor venue was a great option, and thankfully the weather cooperated. The vendors were all set up, and super friendly – it wasn’t too crowded where I couldn’t talk to them to ask for more information. There were businesses there that I’d never had a chance to visit before, so I really like that I was able to learn about new businesses as well as see some of my favorites all in one place.

I could go on and on about how great this event was, so I’ll just say again – THANK YOU. What an event for the books!” –Yelp Elite Amanda C.

But don’t take it from us. Instead, check out reviews of the experience. 

Special thank you to our partners:

Banh Mi Boys Uptown | Beard Papa’s NOLA | Caluda’s King Cake

Cathead Distillery | Coffee Science | Fat Boys Pizza | Gasa Gasa

GLITTER BUFFET by Elektra Cosmetics | Graze Dat! | Happy Raptor Distilling

Los Jefes Grill | Mirror Image Photo Booths | Mister Apple

Port Orleans Brewing Co. | Sixteenth Note Candy | Southerns | Sweet Thangs by NOLA Sips

TD Seafood & Phó House | The Vintage

About New Orleans Jazz Museum:
The New Orleans Jazz Museum is located inside the Old U.S. Mint at 400 Esplanade Avenue near the juncture of the French Quarter where Esplanade Avenue meets Frenchmen Street, an epicenter of live music, the New Orleans Jazz Museum celebrates jazz in the city of its birth. Through dynamic interactive exhibits, multigenerational educational programming, research facilities, and engaging musical performances, the music New Orleans made famous is explored in all its forms. Partnerships with local, national, and international educational institutions enable the New Orleans Jazz Museum to promote a global understanding of jazz as one of the most innovative, historically pivotal musical art forms in world history. In wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Jazz Museum has provided much-needed relief to local musicians through its Balcony Concerts – a free weekly series bringing New Orleans music to both live and virtual audiences. Visit www.nolajazzmuseum.org for more information, and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram @nolajazzmuseum

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