Don't get too caught up in the magic.NEW ORLEANS — Tomorrow, Mayor Mitch Landrieu and other city officials will join representatives from Carnival organizations to celebrate Kings Day, which marks the official start of the 2016 Carnival season. Carnival season begins on Jan. 6 each year and culminates on Mardi Gras day, which is on Feb. 9, 2016. The celebration will include presentations from Carnival organizations and a ceremonial cutting of the king cake.WHO: Mayor Mitch LandrieuCity OfficialsCarnival Krewe RepresentativesWHAT: Kings Day CelebrationWHEN: Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016 10 a.m.WHERE: Mardi Gras World1380 Port of New Orleans PlaceNew Orleans, LA 70160
Also, know this exists now.
Assuming the idea here is now you can mix it with Stoli and make your own damn King Cake vodka this year. Although, I should say... it's been done.