Why celebrate Mardi Gras in New Orleans when a great deal of fun can be had in Put-in-Bay, Ohio? Individuals often don’t realize they can take part in similar festivities in various parts of the country so they battle the crowds in Louisiana. Change your plans for the upcoming year and book a room at one of the resorts, condos, or vacation rental homes in Put-in-Bay and enjoy yourself immensely while still taking part in the fun of this major event. Couples preparing for their upcoming nuptials will find this is a much better choice for them, as they get to spend quality time together in a gorgeous location.
The History of Mardi Gras
Mardi Gras has been celebrated for thousands of years. When the tradition first started, parades weren’t common. Instead, society balls were held and they continue today. In the late 1830s, processions were held in the streets of New Orleans and individuals still take part in the parades. Today, Mardi Gras is celebrated in a range of ways, and Put-in-Bay has put their own spin on the festivities, reserving the events for couples soon to be wed to celebrate their union and all it represents.
Mardi Gras in Put-in-Bay
Couples find they get the benefits of Mardi Gras in Ohio when visiting Put-in-Bay. Guests still dress up in costumes and beads to mark the festival and enjoy entertainment provided by local entertainers. These entertainers are scattered throughout the bars in the area, and men and women alike enjoy the Cajun-Creole dishes served at the local restaurants. Now is the time to book for the event, although it isn’t being held until May 10-12, 2019. Rooms fill up quickly, so don’t delay.
Regardless of why a person chooses to visit Put-in-Bay, Ohio, he or she is sure to find something to do. The same is true of couples, as the area has a number of attractions and events throughout the year. Check the Calendar of Events today to see when you should book your next trip. The one thing you can be sure of is no matter what time of year you visit, you’ll want to come back again.