Krewe di Vieux 2024: A Night of Raunchy Revelry in the Heart of New Orleans!

Hello, fellow Mardi Gras enthusiasts! I’m Karen Brem, the Marketing Director for the Historic Mardi Gras Inn, nestled in the vibrant heart of the famous French Quarter. As we gear up for the most exciting time of the year, I can’t help but bubble over with excitement for the upcoming Krewe di Vieux parade. Set […]

Jazz Fest Schedule is Finally Out 

As the marketing director of the Historic Mardi Gras Inn, nestled in the vibrant heart of New Orleans’ French Quarter, I am thrilled to share with you the excitement surrounding the upcoming Jazz Festival, set to begin on April 25, 2024, and continue through May 5, 2024. This festival is not just an event; it’s […]

“Iris Unmasked: Revel in the Colors of Mardi Gras with Karen Brem!”

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Hello, festive folks! Karen Brem here, your guide to all things Mardi Gras from the heart of the French Quarter at the Historic Mardi Gras Inn. As the marketing director of this charming hideaway, I’ve got the inside scoop on the Krewe of Iris Parade, a gem in the carnival crown, set to dazzle us […]

A Big Slice of Mardi Gras Magic: The King Cake Tradition

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MARDI GRAS BEGINS JANUARY 6TH Hello, festive friends! Karen Brem here, the marketing director at the Historic Mardi Gras Inn, where we’re all about clean, affordable comfort and a team that’s as warm as a fresh beignet. But today, let’s talk about something even sweeter – the King Cake, the crown jewel of Mardi Gras […]

A Colorful Journey through Time: The Origins of Mardi Gras

MARDI GRAS BEGINS Hello, dear readers! I’m Karen Brem, the Marketing Director at the Historic Mardi Gras Inn, nestled in the heart of New Orleans’ vibrant French Quarter. Today, I’m excited to take you on a whimsical journey through the rich history of Mardi Gras, a festival that’s as enigmatic as it is colorful. The […]

New Year’s Eve Extravaganza in New Orleans: A Night to Remember!

By Karen Brem, Marketing Director, Historic Mardi Gras Inn New Year’s Eve in New Orleans is not just a celebration; it’s an exhilarating experience! And this year, as the Marketing Director of the Historic Mardi Gras Inn, I am thrilled to share with you the magic that unfolds in our vibrant city, especially at the […]

The Historic Mardi Gras Inn Welcomes Partygoers to Another Saints and Sinners Saturday

Angel and Devil

Ladies and gentlemen, rascals and angels, lend me your horns and halos! This Saturday, the streets of New Orleans will transform from the jazz-swayed pavements you know and love into a playground for the virtuous and the villainous alike. It’s Saints and Sinners Saturday, and I, Karen Brem, your harbinger of hospitality at the Historic […]

Yuletide greetings and mistletoe wishes

Yuletide greetings and mistletoe wishes

Yuletide greetings and mistletoe wishes, holiday enthusiasts! As the festive season twinkles to life, the Big Easy rolls out its grandest garlands for the 48th Annual Holiday Home Tour presented by McEnery Residential. On December 9th and 10th, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., the historic heart of New Orleans invites you to step through […]