Arguably one of the biggest parties in the world, New Orleans knows how to have a good time. Mardi Gras translates from French to Fat Tuesday, and is celebrated the day before Ash Wednesday.
With carnival season in full swing, here’s what you need to know!
Where are parades taking place
Check out this guide on road closures and public transportation, including detours and diversions.
Uber has info on surge pricing, tips, and what to expect come Feb. 27 through March 5.
Meanwhile, Lyft will be setting up free Wi-Fi hotspots along the parade route Uptown. They will also be offering up a promo code, FAMILYGRAS2019, for those who choose to use the ride-sharing service.