Do you plan to celebrate Mardi Gras this year? Even if you have no plans to be where all the action will be happening in NOLA, you can still create your own Mardi Gras party.

First, check out my Give Me Beads Tree to put a creative spin on using your beads as part of your decorations.

Then, read my Mardi Gras Table Decor idea to give you some tips on how to decorate your party area.

Finally, check out this list of fun & festive Mardi Gras recipes that you can try this year!

Happy Mardi Gras! Take the guess work out of planning your party with these 20 Fun & Festive Mardi Gras Recipes

 20 Fun & Festive Mardi Gras Recipes

"Laissez les bons temps rouler!" Celebrate Mardi Gras with our take on the Classic Hurricane Cocktail. Mixed with spiced rum, coconut rum, mango passion fruit juice, and bourbon-spiked Maraschino cherry syrup, and a few other ingredients, this is a celebratory cocktail worth making over and over again. Turn up! Cheers!

 

Classic Hurricane Cocktail {mardi gras}

  1. Shrimp Etouffee from Grandbaby Cakes
  2. Passion Fruit Hurricane From Spicy Southern Kitchen
  3. Homemade Beignets from Spicy Southern Kitchen
  4. Cajun Mardi Gras Shrimp from Creole Contessa
  5. Mardi Gras King Cake from Amy in the Kitchen
  6. King Cake Cheese Ball from Dip Recipe Creations
  7. King Cake Fries from Glazed and Confused
  8. King Cake Donuts from Hummingbird High
  9. Mardi Gras Dirty Rice with Red Beans from Curry and Comfort
  10. One Pot Jambalaya from Keys to the Cucina
  11. Mini Cinnamon Roll King Cakes from Bake Love Give
  12. Creole Pot Pie from Grandbaby Cakes
  13. Muffuletta Pinwheels from Tablespoon
  14. Mardi Gras Smoothies from Living Well Kitchen
  15. Chicken and Andouille Sausage from How to Feed a Loon
  16. Shrimp Po’ Boy with Remoulade Sauce from Daily Squeeze
  17. Bananas Foster French Toast from Two in the Kitchen
  18. Bananas Foster Crepes from Cooking for Keeps
  19. Bananas Foster Cupcakes from Culinary Couture
  20. Creole Shrimp and Grits from Brown Eyed Baker
  21. Mardi Gras Cookies from 1 Fine Cookie

 

Have fun! If you do plan a Mardi Gras party take pictures and come back and share them with me!