Mardi Gras and the world's other big parties

Published: Feb 18 2012 06:13:02 PM EST   Updated On: Feb 17 2015 11:00:00 AM EST

With Fat Tuesday underway during Mardi Gras in New Orleans, take a look at the celebration along with the world's other big parties.

world's biggest parties - Mardi Gras intro
1 / 14
Sean Gardner/Getty Images

With Fat Tuesday underway during Mardi Gras in New Orleans, take a look at the celebration along with the world's 12 other big parties as ranked by Forbes magazine.

 
Advertisement

Latest From The Newsroom

U.S. and World News

  • Baltimore on fire

    Samuel Corum/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images

    Baltimore riots: Looting, fires engulf city

    Streets in Baltimore looked like a war zone early Tuesday after a night of riots, fires and heartbreak.

    "Too many people have spent generations building up this city for it to be destroyed by thugs who -- in a very senseless way -- are trying to tear...

Advertisement

Rick's Zany Facts & Wacky News

Zany Facts: Signs

Zany Facts Signs

Zany Facts for Friday 04/24/15

Zany Facts: Randomonium

Zany Facts Randomonium

Zany Facts 4/23/15

View More Zany Facts
Advertisement