Throw me something, mister!

Let the good times roll!


Mardi Gras in Houma, Louisiana is a true Cajun celebration. With over a dozen parades full of colorfully themed floats, scores of marching bands, and tons of great throws, Houma has one of the largest Mardi Gras celebrations in Louisiana. You’ll find that a Houma Mardi Gras is full of Cajun hospitality along with safe, economical, family-friendly events. So, plan to catch some throws, stuff yourself full of King Cake, and above all else, let the good times roll!

The Mardi Gras celebration in Houma starts with the Krewe of Hercules and runs nearly non-stop until the Krewe of Kajuns.

Krewes down in Louisiana’s Bayou Country are gearing up for carnival season. Download the parade schedule for Mardi Gras 2023!

The Sweetest Tradition-King Cake

Mardi Gras is one big party, and where there’s a party, there’s always cake! Discover this royally delicious carnival dessert.