Mardi Gras-Themed Birthday Party Ideas

Food Ideas
You can order the traditional King Cake from most specialty bakeries. Or, for a more homespun twist, bake cupcakes and top them with gold, green and purple sugar.

Drink Ideas
Tropical Storm (serves 6)

  • 24 ounces orange juice
  • 24 ounces sweet and sour mix
  • 4 ounces passion fruit syrup
  • 4 ounces grenadine syrup

Stir together all ingredients. Fill highball glasses with crushed ice and pour drink over. Garnish each glass with a lime wheel.

Party Music
  1. "Jambalaya (On the Bayou)" / Hank Williams
  2. "Iko Iko" / The Dixie Cups
  3. "Mardi Gras in New Orleans" / Fats Domino
  4. "Oh, My Nola" / Harry Connick, Jr.
  5. "Buggy Full of Cajun Music" / Jambalaya Cajun Band
  6. "Going Back to Louisiana" / Kim Carson
  7. "La Ti Da" / Marcia Ball
  8. "When a Cajun Man Gets the Blues" / Tab Benoit
  9. "Goin' Back to New Orleans" / Dr. John



Set the mood. Choose one of these kids' party invitations to create and send your invitation.


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To create this theme, check out these birthday party supplies.

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