Mardi Gras Indian Hall Of Fame Announces 20th Anniversary Events

Since 1998, the Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame has aimed to preserve and positively perpetuate the authentic indigenous culture of all individuals who masquerade as Mardi Gras Indians. For its 20th […]

A Celebration of Culture: The 19th Annual Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame Awards

The scene at the Oretha Castle Haley Elementary School when the Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame first presented its awards almost 20 years ago was a sweet, significant ceremony […]

Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame celebrates the Manchild of Crescent City

The 18th Annual Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame will be back this August at the Ashe Cultural Arts Center. Putting the spotlight on the youth of Mardi Gras Indian […]

Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame to Showcase Work of Oldest Living Masking Indian

The Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame will present Pretty Matters, a solo art shows featuring the work of Flag Boy Isaac Edwards, the oldest known living masking Indian. The […]

Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame Week Honors Wild Man

Get ready to get wild. Next week brings the 17th Annual Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame Week (August 3rd-9th), an event-packed celebration of the achievements of the Black Indian […]

Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame Celebrates 16th Anniversary

The Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame is celebrating its 16th anniversary with a week’s worth of celebrations beginning August 10. Hall of Fame Week kicks off with an introduction […]

Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame Celebrates 15 Years

In 1998 two fearless New Orleans women set out to protect and preserve one of the city’s most valuable cultures. Mardi Gras Indian Big Queen of the Guardians of the […]

SUPER SUNDAY 2013 & The Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame – What Is It All About Anyway?

Perhaps many cities have co-opted – or flat out copied – one of New Orleans’ truly original holidays with their various imitations and versions of Mardi Gras, but there is […]

Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame Induction and Awards Ceremony: Praised Indians

The 14th-annual Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame Induction and Awards Ceremony will take place Sunday, July 29 from 3-4:30 p.m. at the Ashe Cultural Arts Center. This year’s awards […]

Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame: Feathers in Their Caps

The Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame Crystal Feather Awards Ceremony honors Mardi Gras Indians and community members alike are honored for their dedication to preserving the traditions and culture […]