The parades are paused for Mardi Gras 2021, but you can still create your own festive fun from home this Fat Tuesday. King Cake is always a must during carnival season, and there are plenty of bakeries that ship nationwide.
Our partner retailers are offering a limited collection of festive, fun, Mardi Gras boxes for purchase. Check out the list below so you can celebrate Mardi Gras no matter where you are!
Specializing in gift basket curation, it only makes sense that the Basketry was on board for Mardi Gras in a Box. They offer a number of Mardi Gras-themed retail gifts, but one of our favorites is their “Carnival in a Box”, which is packed with mini king cakes, pralines, French Market coffee, beads and a feather mask and more.
Dirty Coast by name, but their T-shirts are among the cleanest in the city. You’ll find a host of custom Dirty Coast Mardi Gras apparel as well as a number of local Carnival favorites in their “Mardi Gras at Home” box. This one is so popular, it’s already sold out once, but they’re taking waitlist orders and fulfilling as fast as they can.
Aunt Sally’s Pralines
The box bundles just got sweeter with Aunt Sally’s! Inside their New Orleans in a Box basket, you’ll find edible essentials for Mardi Gras like their world-renowned creamy pralines, dusted pecans, and a number of other yummy New Orleans nibbles to get you in the Carnival spirit.
Mardi Gras World
Varies By Item
It’s Mardi Gras 24/7 at Blaine Kern’s Mardi Gras World! Their online shop has a variety of Carnival-themed items to help you celebrate the season, including socks, hats, and a custom-designed silipint cup, perfect for sipping daiquiris on Fat Tuesday (even if you’re on a Zoom call).
Box of Care
With four fantastically festive options to choose from, Box of Care, lets you decide how big of a Mardi Gras celebration you want to have. You’ll find a mask, coaster, beads, plush King Cake Baby and more in their Mini Mardi Gras Box, and more Carnival-themed items than we can possibly list here in their Mardi Gras Extravaganza Box, including a Mardi Gras flag, beanie, king cake scented candle, epiphany bracelet, a commemorative Mardi Gras shot glass and a hand-painted coconut!
A local and visitor favorite for over a decade, Fleurty Girl is known and loved for their fun and quirky designs that are unmistakably New Orleans. Everything in their stores is inspired by the city, and most things are made by locals. You’ll feel like a New Orleanian, no matter where you are, with their Mardi Gras to Go box, which includes their Oh Happy Day Mardi Gras t-shirt, a Mardi Gras garden flag, purple, green, and gold air freshener, king cake praline, king cake lip balm, and more.