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Festivals & Events
Festivals and events abound in The Big Easy. Of course the one festivity synonymous with the city is Mardi Gras. All of New Orleans comes alive to celebrate Fat Tuesday with several parades and parties happening across the town. If you're in town in May, check out the annual New Orleans Wine and Food Experience with wine dinners, seminars, samples of wine from around the world and food from the city's most talented chefs. If you're visiting in July, celebrate international spirits during the annual Tales of the Cocktail events, citywide.
No matter what time of year you're visiting, there's sure to be something exciting happening in New Orleans.