Book Your Mardi Gras Getaway at the Mansion

Celebrating Mardi Gras in Lafayette, LA and need a place to stay?
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mardi grasMardi Gras is just around the corner. Are you prepared to celebrate this wonderful holiday and its traditions? Come down to the heart of Cajun country to really surround yourself with the beautiful culture of the Cajun people.

Lafayette, LA is called the heart of Cajun country for many reasons. One main reason is that Lafayette residents celebrate Mardi Gras in many different ways. This includes parades with marching bands, doubloons, and beads. Also, Mardi Gras celebrants with elaborate dancing and costumes, various styles of king cakes, as well as extravagant Mardi Gras balls that crown a king and queen. Lafayette has many activities and events to help guests celebrate the beauty that is Mardi Gras, let’s name a few!
Mardi Gras is on February 25, 2020, but we Cajuns love a good time. So of course, in true Cajun fashion, we never pass up an opportunity to celebrate and have fun, so why not start early? Mardi Gras parades in Lafayette start on Valentine’s Day and continue all the way through to Fat Tuesday. We have everything from walking parades to parades full of massive floats. Whatever day you choose to come to celebrate, we are sure to provide memories that will last a lifetime.
Starting on February 14 will be Krewe de Canailles Walking Parade at 6:30 pm. Then the following day will be the Krewe of Carnivale en Rio Mardi Gras Parade at 6:30 pm and Krewe des Chiens at 2 pm. February 22 will have the Krewe of Bonaparte Mardi Gras Parade and 6:30 pm and the Children’s Parade at 12:30 pm. February 24 will have Queen Evageline’s Parade at 6 pm. On Mardi Gras, February 25, there will be the King Gabriel’s Parade at 10 am, the Lafayette Mardi Gras Festival Parade at 1 pm, and then the Townsquare Media Independent Parade at 2:30 pm.
In addition to the multiple parades there will also be elegant Mardi Gras Balls and starting on February 21, Le Festival de Mardi Gras à Lafayette. It takes place on Cajun Field in Lafayette. It includes carnival rides, games, live music, and food vendors. Parades also roll through the festival grounds. What better way to celebrate Mardi Gras than with a carnival with food and fun?mardi gras
If you are not a local, or even if you are and want to make this a little vacation, where would be the best place to stay? Accommodations are important and The Louisiana Cajun Mansion Bed and Breakfast guarantees nothing less than perfection. We are central to not only Lafayette parades and celebrations but many more. We will provide you with the best amenities and ensure you can celebrate Mardi Gras the right way. Being Cajun is all about celebrating our amazing culture and way of life, come celebrate with us!
The Louisiana Cajun Mansion Bed and Breakfast is the perfect place to stay while you are celebrating Mardi Gras! Make sure to book your stay ahead of time to ensure you have a room. Visit for more information and to get your room! Call 337-223-4722 for any questions or concerns. Most importantly, do not forget to let loose and have fun. Laissez les bons temps rouler!

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