Ahoy, my fellow sea-farers and land-lubbers alike! Karen Brem here, your trusty Marketing Director at the Historic Mardi Gras Inn New Orleans, beckoning you to embark on a thrilling adventure this weekend. Gather your maps, don your finest pirate attire, and prepare for a swashbuckling escapade because the Pirates of Frenchmen Street event is upon us!
First things first, let’s talk location, location, location! Nestled right in the heart of the vibrant Marigny neighborhood, our charming inn is just a stone’s throw away from Frenchmen Street – the treasure trove of this pirate extravaganza. At the Historic Mardi Gras Inn, we may not offer buried treasure or a parrot on your shoulder, but we do promise clean, affordable lodging and a welcoming crew ready to ensure your stay is shipshape.
Now, let’s dive into the nautical madness! The Pirates of Frenchmen Street is not just any event; it’s an immersive experience that’ll transport you straight to the golden age of piracy. The street will be brimming with buccaneers, sailors, and wenches, all decked out in their pirate best. And you, my dear friend, should not be left behind. Dust off your tricorn hat, lace up your boots, and don’t forget your eye patch – we’re going all out!
As you embark on your journey along Frenchmen Street, you’ll find yourself amidst a sea of local bars, each with its own unique charm and pirate-themed festivities. First up on the treasure map is The Spotted Cat Music Club, an iconic spot known for its live jazz and bustling atmosphere. Don’t be surprised if you find yourself doing a jig or two – the music here is contagious!
Next, steer your ship towards DBA, a cozy bar with an impressive selection of craft beers and spirits. It’s the perfect spot to quench your thirst and swap sea tales with fellow pirates. And if you’re feeling a bit peckish, fear not, for the street is lined with food vendors serving up some of the most mouth-watering delicacies New Orleans has to offer.
Speaking of food, it’s impossible to talk about Frenchmen Street without mentioning the culinary treasures that await. From spicy jambalaya to succulent po-boys, your taste buds are in for a treat. Be sure to stop by Three Muses for a bite of their lamb sliders – they’re legendary!
As the sun sets and the street lamps begin to flicker, Frenchmen Street truly comes alive. The air is filled with laughter, music, and the unmistakable sound of a good time being had by all. And amidst the revelry, you’ll find camaraderie, as pirates of all ages and walks of life come together to celebrate.
So, what are you waiting for? Grab your map, rally your crew, and set sail for the Pirates of Frenchmen Street. And when the night comes to an end, and you find yourself weary from a day of adventure, know that the Historic Mardi Gras Inn is ready to welcome you back with open arms and a comfortable bed.
We may not have treasure chests or haunted quarters, but we do have clean rooms, affordable rates, and a staff that’s more charming than a siren’s song. Plus, our location? Unbeatable for pirate enthusiasts and Frenchmen Street wanderers alike. So come on down, join the fun, and let the good times roll – pirate style!