5 Mardi Gras Celebration Must Haves

5 Mardi Gras Celebration Must Haves

It’s February! That means the Mardi Gras festivities are set to begin. Cheers! New Orleans and St. Louis both have long-standing traditions of celebrating Mardi Gras. It’s the time when people congregate on the streets by the thousands to enjoy a mesmerizing parade, quench their thirst with a cold hurricane, cherish the company of others in their community and wish that the day lasted a bit longer. Mardi Gras is one of the special holidays that brings everyone together for an action-packed, yet light-hearted party-like fun. Whether you’re a seasoned Mardi Gras veteran or a first-timer, these 5 Mardi Gras celebration must-haves should be on everyone’s list. Thankfully, Johnnie Brock’s has you covered. Yes, you can let out an exhale of relief.



Arguably the most recognizable part of any Mardi Gras celebration–the green, purple, and gold beads are an essential symbol of Mardi Gras. During this holiday, you’ll be hard-pressed to find a single person who isn’t sporting some Mardi Gras beads (or throwing them). It’s almost the barrier of entry at this point. Seriously, though, get yourself some beads and look the part while also not having to put too much thought or effort into your wardrobe. It’s the least you can do, and you’ll fit right in. Plus, it adds to the fun, and it’ll get you into the Mardi Gras mood! Johnnie Brock’s has a huge selection of beads, you can choose from novelty festival beads or throw beads, both options are available at a low price.


Mardi Gras Themed Masks

If beads are too subtle for the style you’re going for this Mardi Gras, or if you’re looking to pair your beads with another staple accessory of Mardi Gras while also adding a layer of anonymity to yourself, then Johnnie Brock’s masks are right up your alley. From Venetian masks that are available in various colors, to carnival style masks with feathers, Johnnie Brock’s is sure to have a Mardi Gras mask for everyone’s taste.


Pardi Gras Accessories 

For all the party people out there, make this year’s Mardi Gras into an unforgettable Pardi Gras with the help of Johnnie Brock’s second to none Mardi Gras-themed party supplies and decorations. You can choose from Mardi Gras themed napkins, paper plates, plastic cups, utensils, and more. You name it, and Johnnie Brock’s has it. Decorating your space for Mardi Gras is made simple with countless options to bring life to your celebration. Embrace the Mardi Gras ambiance with a metallic banner (for only $4.99) or one of the many Mardi Gras flags available. This is just the tip of the iceberg of what Johnnie Brock’s offers for your Mardi Gras celebration, so be sure to check out our website and browse the extensive Pardi Gras selection to make this year’s Mardi Gras a special one!



Mardi Gras Themed St. Louis Apparel 

This is for those who love both St. Louis and Mardi Gras, and want it to be known! Wear your support on your sleeve with Mardi Gras themed St. Louis apparel from Johnnie Brock’s. The selection includes T-shirts, long sleeves, hoodies, and more that are available in different styles and colors. Regardless if the weather will be on the chilly side or not, you’ll be protected this Mardi Gras season. On top of that, you’ll have a nice souvenir to wear year-round after the holiday celebration. Sounds like a sweet deal to me.



Mardi Gras Costumes


Do you want to stand out from the crowd with extravagance? Wearing one of the Mardi Gras costumes from Johnnie Brock’s is the answer. Mix class with a splash of amusement with the purple Mardi Gras Icons Mens Suit that flexes traditional Mardi Gras graphics all over. It’s a surefire way to look like you mean business! 


If you’re wanting to maximize your head-turning potential this Mardi Gras, then you can’t go wrong with the  Mardi Gras Adult Jester Costume. It’s safe to say that you’ll be known for taking Mardi Gras celebrations to the next level if you decide to wear this jester costume, you might even become the talk of the town. If that’s what you’re looking for, search no further. 


Also, women, don’t worry, you are not left out! Show others that you are the Queen of Mardi Gras with the colorful Mardi Gras Sequined Dress, which blends elegance with a sense of cheer for the holiday. Another great option is the stunning Mardi Gras Fringe Dress, it’s the perfect garment to demand looks from those around you. I can guarantee you will garner some compliments, questions, or stares if you decide on either one of these Mardi Gras dresses, so just be prepared for some extra attention.

There are even costumes for pets, so every member of the family can feel a part of the celebration. Select from a choice of bandanasa sweaterwings, or a fancy pet collar to name a few. You can mix and match a few different items for your pet and transform them into the best-dressed pet this Mardi Gras. With the help of Johnnie Brock’s, your pet will be as festive as they are loved!


The Takeaway

No matter what you have planned for Mardi Gras, whether you’ll be on Bourbon Street in New Orleans or in Soulard in St. Louis this year, Johnnie Brock’s is the best destination for all your decorating and cosmetic needs.  Mardi Gras on Bourbon Street or in Soulard just isn’t the same without the charm from Johnnie Brock’s products. Stop in to one of the storefront locations or browse online, and get yourself ready for a memorable bash!

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