It’s Mardi Gras, a holiday full of colors, music and celebration. But do you know how the well-known Carnival started or why it is also referred to as Fat Tuesday? Below we have shared a video from our cable channel, History Channel to shed some light on the rowdy holiday.

If you are looking to celebrate Mardi Gras with your family, consider meeting at the dinner table with these recipes from our cable channel, Food Network.

 

Slow-Cooker Smoke Chicken and Shrimp Gumbo

 

Muffuletta Sandwich

 

Great Plains Communications would like to wish everyone a safe and wonderful Mardi Gras!