Happy Mardi Gras from The Bead Shop!
Being located right on the parade route has some very fun job perks for us, but also presents some challenges for our business hours during Mardi Gras season. There are 2 days we must close completely (both are on Sundays) and a few other days we will close early because they need to clear Magazine Street for the parades. Please DON’T be afraid to come uptown and see us – it’s surprisingly light traffic until 4:00 pm. Here are the details of our 2019 Mardi Gras schedule: