Celebrities party at Mardi Gras too

Celebrities party at Mardi Gras too

FAT TUESDAY: Actress Whoopi Goldberg prepares to throw a carnival cup during the Orpheus Mardi Gras parade Monday night, March 6, 2000, in New Orleans. Golberg is the celebrity monarch of the carnival krewe. Celebrities are often invited to ride on floats and serve as honorary grand marshals of the parades and festivities surrounding the Mardi Gras celebrations. Photo: Associated Press/Bill Haber

John Goodman
Even a working class guy like Dan Conner can get down at Mardi Gras.

Taylor Hicks
American Idol meets Mardi Gras.

Les Miles
Takes time out from coaching college football to party like a rockstar.

Hulk Hogan
Bet he hulks out on Fat Tuesday.

Kid Rock
Brings a little Detroit style to the Big Easy.

Val Kilmer
Those tights are pretty sweet.

Joan Rivers
Pretty much looks this way everyday.

Jim Belushi
We can only imagine his brother would have gone harder.

Gary Sinise
Lt. Dan loves party beads.

Anderson Cooper and Kelly Ripa
Not really sure who invited them.

Bret Michaels
Looks like he could celebrate Mardi Gras 365 days a year.

Cyndi Lauper
Someone should have probably told her it was Mardi Gras and not Halloween.

Mariska Hargitay and Harry Connick Jr.
Because yeah, why wouldn’t you pair those two on a Mardi Gras float?

Nicolas Cage
Somehow he got himself invited.

James Gandolfini
Tony Soprano liked Bourbon Street.

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