Fat Tuesday or as the French put it so eloquently, Mardi Gras, is a big celebration of basically eating whatever you want and partying it up before the season of Lent. While it is popularly celebrated in the city of New Orleans, that doesn’t mean Buffalonians can’t get down like the southern folks. Yes, Buffalo will accept any opportunity to party, especially on a Tuesday.
So, if you find yourself among the Western New Yorkers who are looking for an excuse to wear their purple feathered boa and their green and gold beads, then we’ve got good news for you! Here’s a list of Mardi Gras parties happening around the area: