Let the good times roll, Little Rock. No matter how you want to celebrate Fat Tuesday, the capital city has something fun for everyone. Put on your best purple, green and gold and celebrate the excess and indulgence that is Mardi Gras with our list of eats, sweets and sips from around the city. Ain’t no shame in this fat game.

 

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Eats

Petit & KeetP&K is rolling out the purple carpet with themed cocktails, seafood gumbo etouffee and king cake burgers. Stop in 4-9 p.m. More info here.

Green Leaf Grill: Fill up on food and flavor this Fat Tuesday at Green Leaf Grill. Gumbo will be served your way alongside a cajun chopped salad. Don’t forget to order a crispy shrimp po’boy and a side of red beans and rice. Lunch is served 11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. More info here.

Brewski's Pub & Grub: Party Gras will be celebrated all day on taco Tuesday at Brewski’s Pub & Grub on March 1. Live trivia will begin at 7 p.m. Expect $5 hurricanes, Nola bombs, margaritas and more. Street tacos will be $1.50 each. More info here.

Cypress Social: Get your beads ready because Cypress Social is throwing a Boil on the Boulevard Mardi Gras celebration from 4-9 p.m on Tuesday. Order the traditional boil basket with a Peachy Keet or Peachy Hurricane Swirl cocktail. Crawfish will be sold in 2 pound increments until sold out. More info here.

 

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Sweets

The Root: The Root is serving up hot pancakes until 11 am on Fat Tuesday. This is the perfect excuse to get those calories in. More info here.

Community Bakery: Grab a beautifully decorated Mardi Gras themed cupcake, fleur de lis cookie or king cake latte at Community Bakery. Visit the Downtown location until 8 p.m. or the West Little Rock location until 6 p.m.

Zaza Pizza Co: Cure your sweet tooth with a scoop of Zaza’s iconic gelato, all Mardi Gras-themed flavors, of course. Stop by anytime from 10:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Nobody does king cake like local bakeries and shops. And because we love you, here's your guide to king cake in Little Rock.

 

 

Sips

Rock Town Distillery: Get into a Mardi Gras state of mind with $6 old fashions at Rock Town's tasting room bar. More info here.

Heights Taco & Tamale Co.: There are many hurricanes in the forecast this week. Heights Taco & Tamale Co. will be serving their very own version with Cruzan White Rum, Plantation Dark Rum, Giffard Passion Fruit Liqueur and fresh-squeezed orange and lime juice. Specials will be served until March 6 from 11 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Stone's Throw Stifft Station: Name a better duo. We'll wait. Stone's Throw teamed up with Will’s Cinnamon Shop in Hot Springs to create a king cake-inspired brew infused with cinnamon and brown sugar. Try the King Cake Biere for yourself until 10 p.m. More info here.

The Fold: Bottoms up for Fat Tuesday. After you fill up on a plate of tacos, try a festive hand-squeezed hurricane cocktail from The Fold. Drinks will be served until 8 p.m.

 

We'll be updating this list as more info rolls in. Have something to add? Email info@littlerocksoiree.com.