2019 MARDI GRAS & FOOD EXCURSION, TURN-AROUND TRIP
Laissez les Bon Temps Rouler!
Join us on a full day, turn-around trip to New Orleans, LA, for Mardi Gras 2019! This is your opportunity to feast on authentic Cajun & Creole cuisines, such as crawfish etouffee, jambalaya, and gumbo! Next, mingle with other parade goers along Saint Charles and Bourbons Streets! From there, head on over to Harrah's Casino and try your luck at the slots or do a little shopping at The Outlet Collection at Riverwalk Mall! In addition, feel free to check out the Deja Vieux Food Park, Mardi Gras Fest! There you will find an 800 square foot climate controlled indoor area and a 600 square foot covered patio with TV's, live bands, various food trucks, and a full bar! All are located within a few blocks walking distance!
Your Ticket Includes;
Roundtrip motorcoach transportation from Atlanta, GA to New Orleans, LA
Jello Shots, Mardi Gras Purple Haze Punch, Beads, Raffle Prizes
Complimentary $5 in free slot play at Harrah's Casino
An exceptional Breakfast Buffet at Beau Rivage Hotel & Casino, Biloxi, MS
An ENTIRE DAY of leisure in New Orleans, LA
A digital guide to New Orleans restaurants and eateries
Enjoy parades along Saint Charles Avenue - digital guide provided
An Opportunity of a Lifetime open for EVERYONE to enjoy!
A $50.00 Non-Refundable Deposit is due by Friday, February 1, 2019. The remaining balance of $90.00 is due by Thursday, February 21, 2019. Or you may opt to pay the General Admission in full.
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Leave Atlanta on Saturday, February 23rd at 1:00 AM EST - Rain or Shine
Pickup location will be emailed to all paid passengers two weeks prior to departure.
Passengers will have two opportunities for rest breaks along the route (30 mins each)
After dining on a breakfast buffet in Biloxi, MS, we will continue our journey to New Orleans for an approximate arrival time of 9:00 AM CT
You will be provided with a digital 2019 Mardi Gras Parade guide along with a guide of New Orleans MANY area restaurants and eateries
New Orleans Departure
***THERE WILL BE NO HOTEL ACCOMMODATION PROVIDED. This is a One Full Day Turn-Around Trip***
Leave New Orleans on Sunday, February 24th at 1:00 AM CT
All passengers MUST BE BOARDED by 1:00 AM CT. We will not wait for passengers that have not boarded by the departure time. If you miss the bus departure, you will need to arrange for your own transportation back to Atlanta. No refund will be given to you.
PLEASE DRINK RESPONSIBLY!
Can you tell me about the Motorcoach?
The 55 passenger motorcoach is equipt with a restroom, card table, WiFi, electrical outlets at each seat, XM Radio and DVD Player. It also has fully functional heating and AC.
What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the pick-up location?
We suggest that you utilize one of the MARTA stations with long-term parking. A listing is below (if you don’t need overnight parking, another option is to utilize Uber or Lyft:
North Springs ($8/day)Enter and exit off of GA 400 (exit 5C). You will only have the option to exit on to GA 400 northbound on departure.
Sandy Springs ($5/day)Next to Northpark Town Center at 1101 Mt. Vernon Hwy.
Dunwoody ($5/day)Next to Perimeter Mall at 1111 Hammond Dr.
Doraville ($8/day)Near I-285 and Buford Highway at 6000 New Peachtree Rd. Park in the parking deck.
Brookhaven ($5/day)Near Oglethorpe University at 4047 Peachtree Road NE.
Lenox ($5/day)Next to Lenox Mall at 955 E. Paces Ferry Rd.
Lindbergh Center ($8/day)One dedicated parking garage for long-term parking in the Sydney Marcus garage. Turn off Piedmont Avenue at Sydney Marcus near the Chik-fil-A and drive straight back for the garage. Be careful to not enter the Bellsouth visitor’s parking area, which is pay per hour. Access to all red and gold line trains at this station.
Kensington ($5/day)Near I-285E at 3350 Kensington Rd.
College Park ($8/day)
MARTA accepts Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express and cash at all long-term parking locations. Be advised that you will get charged for part days and for the first day after 15 minutes of being parked.
You can leave your car in a long-term parking area up to 45 days. Additionally, all overnight parking areas are open 24 hours except for Lenox and Brookhaven, which close at midnight.
What can I bring onto the bus?
You are welcome to bring a travel blanket, pillow, camping chair for parade route and an igloo cooler small enough to store under your seat.
***Please REFRAIN from bringing
Glass bottles or glass containers on the motorcoach. Styrofoam coolers are not allowed on the bus, but you may store them under the bus.
No weapons, drugs or drug paraphernalia is allowed on the motorcoach. If you are found to be in violation of this request, your trip will be terminated IMMEDIATELY. There will not be any refund returned to you!
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
You may contact the trip organizer at Um95YWxPcmNoaWRFbnQgfCBnbWFpbCAhIGNvbQ== or by calling (678) 435-9491
What's the refund policy?
Reservations with Royal Orchid Enterprise may not be refunded or canceled except where the event host or motorcoach operator has failed in its delivery of the service advertised.