Enjoy a couple hours with friends and family visiting sights in beautiful historic downtown Mobile. Who started Mardi Gras? Joe Cain. Where? In downtown Mobile. Can you take a picture next to his burial site? Well of course you can, as well as any of the other stops along the way. Take your time and learn about the rich, interesting history of Mobile. Your tour guide is well versed and educated in our history and loves to engage with our guest, sharing information and answering questions.