Bourbon Street on Penn Published March 8, 2011 • Updated on March 9, 2011 at 10:01 am Pennsylvania Avenue turned into Bourbon Street at Central Restaurant to celebrate Mardi Gras. The place was bristling with music, masks and fried oysters. 14 photos 1/14 Janet Donovan 2/14 Janet Donovan Pennsylvania Avenue turned into Bourbon Street at Central Michel Richard to celebrate Mardi Gras. The place was bustling with music, masks and fried oysters. 3/14 Janet Donovan Mike Muscenti and Kimberly Robinson 4/14 Janet Donovan Just like on Bourbon Street 5/14 Janet Donovan Revelers 6/14 Janet Donovan Lauri Tamney 7/14 Wendy Gordon and Central's PR rep Mel Davis 8/14 NBC Connecticut Central's got a generously sized wine cellar in the room -- but who can think about wine when there are Hurricanes waiting to be imbibed? 9/14 Janet Donovan See? 10/14 Janet Donovan In New Orleans, you've always gotta tip the band. 11/14 Janet Donovan Laissez-Foure 12/14 Janet Donovan And all that jazz. 13/14 Mardi Gras revelers 14/14 Janet Donovan Food critic and dining concierge Don Rockwell in the crowd. 0 More Photo Galleries Brag on Your Grad: Celebrating 2020 Graduates in DC, Maryland and Virginia Photos: Protests, Unrest in DC Following George Floyd’s Death Protesters, Enraged by Black Americans Killed, Gather Nationwide NBC4-T44 Friday Fun: Show and Tell!