The House on Bayou Road
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... this one but appreciate that I got a good discount too.
Off to Bourbon Street which is right outside our front door - you can walk around here with a drink in hand as long as it is in plastic. I got some frozen drink which kept me going for ages.
The worse part - it stinks! A mixture of rotten garbage and stale alcohol. This is a very narrow street with heaps of bars and "drinks to go" ...
... walking away, don't be like my dad, leave something for us" etc.
Sliding into the Funky Pirate they were lucky enough to obtain seats at the bar and had timed it just as Big Al Carson and the Blues Masters had taken the stage. There was no cover but a one drink minimum per set (45 minute set, 15 minute break, rinse wash repeat with different songs from 9pm till they can't do it anymore). Tyler risked his health if not his sobriety, that was already long gone, and ...
... and the girls stayed home, Hayley and I venturing out only briefly to go to the fish market on the corner in search of shrimp. The Cajun Fish Market was really busy, obviously THE place to go for the locals. We picked up 2lbs of shrimp for under $8 then went back to start prepping the gumbo. We had found a recipe online the other day and so the three of us spent all day in the kitchen peeling shrimp, chopping veggies and flying up onion rings whilst watching Jurassic Park and The Wizard ...
... until Mardi Gras, which is 47 days before Easter. In England we refer to it as Pancake Tuesday the day before Ash Wednesday which denotes the start of Lent which precedes Easter. Now do you understand or did I just confuse you more? The display explained the Mardi Gras roots & traditions of balls, costumes, themes & designs as well as all the planning & even rehearsals behind the scenes!
Mardi Gras Season ...
... 8217; THAT 7 times really fast...here’s the one place you can drink...do your laundry and gamble at the same time...wash yer shirt then lose it all in the same place...single barrel camel back there and double barrel camel back shotgun over on this side....ate here once – four of us...two hundred dollars ...****! 2 minutes behind schedule..... those oaks there are 350 years old ....Don’t know why that guy still has sheets over his windows ...