There are many costumes and parades to see. You can not avoid Bourbon Street if you go to New Orleans. The night life is wild and you just might spark some romance.
Historic Bourbon Street runs the length of the French Quarter and have many bars, restaurants with good food and other popular attractions to see. There are many unique gift shops to finalize your trip. Have you made your travel plans yet? Be sure to make plans early, because all the hotels rooms usually will sell out early.