Officially, Mardi Gras is February 17th, but quite frankly, the party’s already started.
- When you hear Mardi Gras, you usually think of New Orleans, but it actually started in Europe and stuck around in the French colonies. Here’s a little more history.
- Let these, the most embarrassing photos of Mardi Gras, be a social media lesson to you. What happens at Mardi Gras does NOT stay at Mardi Gras. It goes viral.
- Social media also helped push a new Mardi Gras trend – savory, not sweet, king cakes. Think meat wrapped up in the traditional southern cake. I’m gonna guess it tastes better than it sounds.
- If your business isn’t in the south this Fat Tuesday, don’t worry. You can always leverage the holiday to boost your sales. Here’s how.