Here's the final artwork for the poster - the gold will be metallic ink. 

This is the 6x9 Handbill ^^^

This is the 6x9 Handbill ^^^

Here are a few alternative color combinations we could do: 


Below is our concept for this year's mardis gras poster - the idea is to capture the fun & exciting tradition of throwing confetti, beads, doubloons, trinkets, feathers, glitter, etc during the parade with this bright explosion of things emanating from a stylish typographic lock-up in the center. A guitar neck popping out of the celebration serves as a nod to Drink Small, and a hand holding a festive goblet for one of everyone's favorite mardis gras activities.