New Orleans Gay Mardi Gras 2014 takes place from the 28th of February to the 4th of March.
Although the Mardi Gras in New Orleans runs for weeks, the gay part of Mardi Gras is held in the lower French Quarter over five days of nonstop fun, from the street parades, to the party nights in the clubs and bars.
With so much to do in such a short amount of time its best to plan ahead, take a look at the Official Gay Mardi Gras website www.gaymardigras.com to help you with this.
And let’s not forget the world famous Mardi Gras beads, the beads are given in appreciation to the boys that show there assets (the better the asset the bigger the beads) so don’t be shy and get lots of beads, this party is 24/7 for the five days so you do need to find the right hotel if you want to get some sleep, we have take the time to find some hotels for you that fit the bill.
The beat place to stay is in the French quarter, which is where you will find most of the gay bars and clubs, we have found hotels in the gay area that have good rating, and puts you where you need to be to have fun without the need for taxis. Bienville House Hotel, French Market Inn, W New Orleans, Hotel Monteleone, Royal Sonesta Hotel, Holiday Inn Hotel, Prince Conti Hotel, Ramada Plaza Hotel, Hotel St Marie and the Place D’Armes Hotel