Mardi Gras World is at 1380 Port of New Orleans Pl. Blaine Kern Studios designs and builds Mardi Gras floats, props and figures; guided tours are offered through a warehouse where floats are displayed and artists and sculptors may be seen working on their creations. Visitors are welcomed with Mardi Gras beads and king cake, and the tour includes a brief film about the history of Mardi Gras and float construction.
Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.