Top Five Places to Celebrate Mardi Gras in Nashville


It's officially Mardi Gras season! With Fat Tuesday around the corner, you may not be able to make a quick trip to New Orleans to celebrate. No worries, you have plenty of things to enjoy in Nashville.

Check out our list of Mardi Gras celebrations going on in Music City.

Mardi Gras Bar Crawl

There’s nothing like a good bar crawl in Nashville. A number of bars will be joining the crawl this Saturday, February 22nd. Get your list ready and add Dawghouse Saloon, Kung Fu Saloon, Losers Bar & Grill, Redneck Rivera and more. The Mardi Gras Bar Crawl goes on from 3PM to 10PM. Registration will be from 3PM to 5PM at Dawghouse Saloon.

L.A. Jackson Mardi Gras

New Orleans themed cocktails, beads, food and a DJ will fill the rooftop bar in Nashville. From 3PM to 2AM you can enjoy an authentic second line experience at L.A. Jackson. Did we mention there is no cover.

Music City Mardi Gras at Woolworth on 5th

Besides cocktails, you can enjoy some authentic New Orleans food, with complimentary beads and masquerade masks. Mardi Gras attire is encouraged as you will be entertained with a live music performance from the Brassville brass band. General admission tickets are $20 with VIP options available. Friday, February 21st.

Party Gras at Party Fowl

Get ready for a special menu curated by Executive Chef and New Orleans native Bart Pickens, Tuesday, February 25. For Fat Tuesday you select featured items like traditional gumbo, beignets and King Cake. Specials will be at all three Party Fowl locations.

Bourbon Street Blues & Boogie Bar

If you’re looking to do something late night, head down to Printer’s Alley in Downtown Nashville. Live music and New Orleans food and cocktails are their specialty!