The Ark-La-Tex Mardi Gras Museum was formed to forward the development of a regional Mardi Gras Museum.  The facility will give residents, visitors, and school groups an educational and entertaining perspective of the history of Mardi Gras in Louisiana with particular focus on the celebrations in Northwest Louisiana.  In addition, the facility will provide a unique venue for meetings and functions that will showcase a vital part of the areas cultural heritage.


With 10,000 square feet of space, this museum no only houses a dazzling display of Mardi Gras costumes, but is also a popular place to hold special events.

  • 24 ft. stage
  • 40 amp stage circuit, with more available
  • Speaker System Available
  • Caterer's staging area
  • Mobile Bar available
  • Tables/Chairs available
  • Maximum Seating 200
  • Maximum Standing 300
  • Large Restroom Area
  • Lighted secured parking area
  • Assistance in marketing your event

The museum highlights over a decade of Mardi Gras in North Louisiana and is considered a work in progress.  Displays are updated and added on a continual basis.