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96 Mardi Gras Captions For Instagram – Puns, Quotes & Short Captions

Welcome to the vibrant world of Mardi Gras, where the streets come alive with a kaleidoscope of colors, shimmering costumes and infectious energy!

To help you stand out in the sea of Mardi Gras posts, I’ve compiled a list of the best Mardi Gras Instagram captions that will make your photos shine brighter than a confetti-filled sky.

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Best Mardi Gras Instagram Captions

Cute Mardi Gras Captions For Instagram

  1. On Tuesdays, we wear beads
  1. Giving my Monday blues a makeover with some Mardi Gras hues
  1. From now on sweet dreams are made of king cake & dancing at Mardi Gras
  1. What happens on the float, stays on the float
  1. Let’s paint the town purple, green and gold for Mardi Gras
  1. Got a little cajun in my soul
  1. Beads and bling: it’s a Mardi Gras thing
  1. Caught up in the Mardi Gras fever: can’t stop, won’t stop
  1. Fat Tuesday is the only Tuesday I like
  1. King cake calories don’t count
  1. We don’t hide crazy, we parade it down the street
  1. Leave a little sparkle wherever you go
  1. Who needs a crown when you can wear a sequined mask?
  1. Beads are a girl’s best friend
Cute Mardi Gras Instagram caption - Giving my Monday blues a makeover with some Mardi Gras hues
  1. Mardi Gras: where the confetti falls like glittery snowflakes
  1. There is nothing king cake can’t fix
  1. The best things in life are meant to be shared. Especially king cake
  1. I came, I saw, I conquered Mardi Gras. Now someone pass me a beignet
  1. I don’t need an excuse to drink on a Tuesday
  1. Feathers, sequins and a whole lot of sass
  1. My favorite color is glitter
  1. Hit me with your best beads
  1. I came for the beads but I’m staying for the king cake
  1. Warning: Mardi Gras may cause excessive laughter, dance-offs and unforgettable memories
  1. Hey mister, throw me one of those
  1. I’ve been put under the NOLA spell
  1. ‘She’s wearing too much glitter.’ – said no one ever
  1. This might be our most blinged-out adventure yet
  1. Ready for parades and party vibes
Funny Mardi Gras caption for Instagram - We don’t hide crazy, we parade it down the street
  1. Laissez les bons temps rouler! (Let the good times roll!)
  1. Leave your worries at the door, because at Mardi Gras, it’s all about the beads and boogie!

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Funny Mardi Gras Captions & Mardi Gras Puns

  1. Life of the Mardi
  1. I like big beads and I cannot lie
  1. Me + you = my favorite krewe
  1. I’m kind of a bead deal
  1. Warning: my Mardi Gras spirit is contagious. Proceed with caution!
  1. I can’t bead-lieve how fun Mardi Gras is!
  1. You can’t bead Mardi Gras
  1. You gotta fight for your right to Mardi
  1. I feel the need, the need for beads
  1. Pour me a Mardi-rita

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Short Mardi Gras Captions

  1. Life is a party
  1. Let’s get jazzy
  1. Masked and marvelous
Cute Mardi Gras Instagram caption - Hit me with your best beads
  1. Everywhere else, it’s just Tuesday
  1. Let the Mardi Gras magic begin!
  1. My Mardi krewe!
  1. It’s been one blur of fun
  1. OK, but first beads
  1. Beads or it didn’t happen
  1. Mardi Gras vibes only
  1. Let them eat king cake
  1. Unleashing my inner party animal for Mardi Gras
  1. Mardi Gras memories in the making
  1. Will run for king cake
  1. It’s Carnival time!
  1. Happy Mardi Gras!
  1. Time to get jazzy
  1. Shine bright like a diamond
Funny Mardi Gras pun - Life of the Mardi
  1. It all starts with one bead
  1. Mardi on
  1. Keep calm and party on
  1. All about the beads

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Inspirational & Beautiful Mardi Gras Captions

  1. Everyone deserves to shine, smile, and sparkle
  1. Dancing through the streets like a Mardi Gras queen
  1. Collect moments, not things
  1. All you need is love and some really nice beads
  1. Leaving a trail of glitter everywhere I go
  1. Life is short. Buy the beads
  1. Laissez les bons temps rouler (let the good times roll)
  1. The only good Tuesday is Fat Tuesday
  1. Finding my sparkle in the streets of Mardi Gras
  1. You’re not fully dressed until you sparkle
  1. Mardi Gras is the only day of the year where my behavior is not frowned upon
Funny Mardi Gras pun - I'm kind of a bead deal
  1. It’s the beads and bling that matter most
  1. Mardi Gras is where even the quietest of souls find their inner party animals
  1. Make the most of the moment you’re in

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Mardi Gras Quotes For Instagram Captions

  1. “Mardi Gras is in our soul.” – Kim Priez
  1. “Some girls are just born with glitter in their veins.” – Paris Hilton
  1. “Mardi Gras is a grand masquerade, where we shed the masks we wear in our daily lives and allow our true selves to emerge, vibrant and unapologetically alive.” – Traveller’s Elixir
  1. “Mardi Gras is a state of mind.” – Ed Muniz
  1. “Mardi Gras: where the heart finds rhythm, the soul finds freedom and the spirit finds its wings.” – Traveller’s Elixir
  1. “Mardi Gras is the love of life. It is the harmonic convergence of our food, our music, our creativity, our eccentricity, our neighborhoods, and our joy of living. All at once.” – Chris Rose
  1. “It’s in our soul to have Mardi Gras.” – Arthur Hardy
  1. “Happiness is achieved when you stop waiting for your life to begin and start making the most of the moment you are in.” – Germany Kent
  1. “Like a burst of fireworks illuminating the night sky, Mardi Gras ignites our spirits and reminds us to shine brightly, embracing our uniqueness and spreading joy wherever we go.” – Traveller’s Elixir
  1. “A great, wild, adult thing to see is the costume competition in front of the bar Oz on Bourbon early morning on Fat Tuesday.” – Bryan Batt
Mardi Gras quote - "Mardi Gras is a grand masquerade, where we shed the masks we wear in our daily lives and allow our true selves to emerge, vibrant and unapologetically alive."
  1. “Mardi Gras is a kaleidoscope of dreams, a symphony of colors and a carnival of collective laughter that reminds us to embrace life’s magic and let our spirits soar.” – Traveller’s Elixir
  1. “It’s a great party, and anyone who doesn’t enjoy Mardi Gras is not of this world.” – Franklin Alvarado
  1. “In the heart of Mardi Gras, dreams take flight on the wings of confetti and laughter echoes through the streets like a symphony of joy.” – Traveller’s Elixir
  1. “An American has not seen the United States until he has seen Mardi Gras in New Orleans.” – Mark Twain
  1. “Amidst the chaos of masks and melodies, Mardi Gras whispers a secret: in celebration, we find unity; in jubilation, we find connection; and in the freedom to be ourselves, we find true liberation.” – Traveller’s Elixir
  1. “Fighting a Mardi-Gras-In-New-Orleans crowd for eight blocks from Trahan’s Tavern on St. Peter to Bourbon O on Bourbon was like a man being willing to swim the Nile, climb Mount Everest, and cross the Sahara for true love.” – Erin Nicholas
  1. “With every bead tossed, a wish takes flight. With every laughter shared, a bond grows stronger.” – Traveller’s Elixir
  1. “If I had a power color, it would definitely be sparkle.” – Rachel Hollis
  1. “Mardi Gras whispers to our souls, inviting us to shed our inhibitions, embrace the joy of the moment and celebrate the beauty of being alive.” – Traveller’s Elixir

Mardi Gras Hashtags For Instagram Likes

  1. #mardigras
  1. #mardigrasparade
  1. #mardigrasparty
  1. #mardigrass
  1. #mardigrasball
  1. #mardigrasseason
  1. #mardigrasdecor
  1. #mardigrasmakeup
  1. #mardigrasneworleans
  1. #mardigrasbeads
  1. #mardigrascostume
  1. #mardigrasworld
  1. #mardigrasoutfit
  1. #mardigrasmask
  1. #mardigrasart
  1. #mardigrasmambo

I hope these captivating Instagram captions have added an extra touch of sparkle to your social media game.

From clever wordplay to infectious enthusiasm, these captions are designed to make your Mardi Gras memories shine on your feed.


Megan Jones is a travel expert and founder of Traveller's Elixir, who has been travelling the world full time since 2021. Megan's travel tips been featured in numerous media outlets including Metro, Timeout, Thrillist and more.

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