Palestine, Texas- The sound of jazz and the tastes of New Orleans return to the Main Street District of Palestine, Texas on Saturday, January 30th, 2016 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. during A Taste of New Orleans.
2nd Annual A Taste of New Orleans Showcases Local Chefs and Wine
PALESTINE- The culinary tastes of Mardi Gras will fill the Main Street District Sat., Feb. 22, 2014 from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. during A Taste of New Orleans. This 2nd style cuisine, set against a backdrop of historic buildings decorated for Mardi Gras, showcases the talents of local chefs and highlights the offerings of local wineries.
A Taste of New Orleans begins the culinary tour at 11 a.m. and the festivities continue at various locations until the 5 p.m. parade. Local chefs will be doing free food demonstrations and samples every 30 minutes which can be paired with a wine tasting from a local winery.
JEFFERSON- Last Saturday our team traveled to Jefferson to take part in their Mardi Gras Celebration. The weather was not particularly enjoyable, but the New Orleans vibe was pumping. Historic Downtown Jefferson was throbbing with excitement that the rain could not dampen!
Mardi Gras Up River kicked off with a spectacular parade, which featured a variety of floats. Parade-goers packed into Downtown and lined the streets to collected beads.