The Tulane Hullabaloo

Crawfest 2019 promises music, crawfish, good vibes

Cori Shalit, Arcade Editor

March 27, 2019

It’s that time of year. Second semester is winding down faster than we can figure out how to start eating a crawfish. You guessed it, Crawfest 2019 is coming up, and it’s going to be crustaceous.For those of you wh...

The Arcade’s top five picks from King Cake Festival 2017

Lily Milwit and Jake Brennan

February 4, 2017

Nonna Randazzo's Bakery - 3.5 starsThis stand's serving style was unique, with each sample coming in an individually packaged container and served with a spoon. The Arcade tried both the praline and cream cheese flavors and were impressed by both. This stand also appeared t...

King cake festival offers sweet way to celebrate the season

Annabelle Golden, Staff Reporter

January 18, 2017

As New Orleans gets ready for its claim to fame—the annual Mardi Gras extravaganza—another festival is taking root in the city.King Cake Festival is here to celebrate one of the most treasured and delicious Mardi Gras...

Annual pride celebration enriches community

Parker Greenwood, Contributing Reporter

August 24, 2016

180,000 people, $215 million in tourist revenue and 45 years of celebration equals one seriously decadent festival. Southern Decadence, which began in 1972 as a costume party comprised of a small group of friends held on the ...