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Zydeco Media

presents Virtual Mardi Gras 2021

Celebrating and supporting New Orleans and its creative economies to create a sense of unity and social impact.

VR Mardi Gras is our effort to Save New Orleans Culture. We are creating innovative, immersive experiences for New Orleans’ key events including Mardi Gras and Jazz Fest. The first event is planned for February 11 to 16 featuring live music performances, and a virtual reality production for Mardi Gras.

The first-ever Virtual Mardi Gras is an immersive tourism experience.

Parade goers from the Tremé to Timbuktu will revel in the carnival’s delights in full 360° virtual reality from VR headsets, desktop, or mobile. 

You’ll even be able to catch virtual throws, redeemable for digital and physical prizes!

The experience will push the limits of creative technology.

We’re curating a group of technologists, immersive theater experts and storytellers to create unique digital experiences where visitors will be plunged in a never-before-seen Mardi Gras!

Feature your innovations.

Programming partners have the opportunity to share/promote their artisanship and reach larger audiences to support creative thriving, including launching special Mardi Gras offers.

Our system architectures and business models have been designed in a manner that promote trusts, transparency and responsible behavior, giving participants a unique way to give back to local artists, organizations and cultural groups.

Save New Orleans Culture

Helping New Orleans lead the COVID recovery with innovative technologies that preserve and evolve our cultural heritage, will attract global media attention, to raise funds for our musicians and artists, attracting visitors back to New Orleans.

Creative economy level-up

We will leverage Nola’s undervalued creative economy, home to many talented creatives well deserving of national and international recognition. We will create a series of workshops and trainings focused on female and local community creators focusing on training creators in the use of digital emerging technologies so that they can create new projects for a global audience.


Zydeco Media is a‌ ‌next-generation‌ ‌female-led‌ ‌multimedia‌ ‌production‌ ‌company‌ ‌that‌ ‌co-creates‌ ‌uniquely‌ ‌crafted,‌ ‌immersive‌ experiences,‌ ‌combining‌ ‌local‌ ‌DNA‌ ‌with‌ ‌a‌ ‌global‌ ‌perspective.‌ ‌‌At‌ Zydeco Media, ‌we‌ ‌believe‌ ‌in‌ ‌the‌ ‌transformative‌ ‌power‌ ‌of‌ ‌creativity.‌‌ ‌Our‌ ‌mission‌ ‌is‌ ‌to‌ ‌inspire‌ ‌and‌ ‌empower‌ ‌the‌ ‌creative‌ ‌economy‌ ‌of‌ ‌New‌ ‌Orleans,‌ ‌channeling‌ ‌and‌ ‌translating‌ ‌the‌ ‌power‌ ‌and‌ ‌beauty‌ ‌of‌ ‌its‌ ‌unique‌ ‌historical‌ ‌creative‌ ‌expressions‌ ‌into‌ ‌the‌ ‌current‌ ‌context.‌

We converge and the accelerate the growth of New Orlean’s creative economies through:

  • Music
  • Art
  • Technology
  • Education



Our Professional Team Members

We stand by our commitment to the members of local communities to drive models of economic sustainability through bridging the gap between the arts and sciences.

Debi Stack

Dream Tank

Greg Delaune

Deep Blue Institute

Laquelle Mari

Embassy Of The Future

Our Featured Partners

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Get Involved!

Please contact us for more infomation about partnerships, sponsorships and engagement.