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The holiday of mardi gras is celebrated in all of louisiana including the city of new orleans celebrations are concentrated for about two weeks before and through shrove tuesday the day before ash wednesday the start of lent in the western christian tradition.
A member of the mondo kayo social and marching club parades down st charles avenue during mardi gras day on february 9 2016 in new orleans louisiana.
Mardi gras ˈ m ɑːr d i ˌ ɡ r ɑː or fat tuesday refers to events of the carnival celebration beginning on or after the christian feasts of the epiphany three kings day and culminating on the day before ash wednesday known as shrove tuesday.
Floats make their way down a crowded canal street during mardi gras in new orleans 1971.
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mardi gras debuts a new mediterranean spot specializing in seafood plus theres even a bar where youll sip authentic espresso drinks by day and classic italian cocktails when the sun goes down.
On sunday night we traveled down to the marigny neighborhood to see funk organist john papa gros and his band backing up the mardi gras indian chief monk boudreaux at the dba club the.
Stars of australian soap neighbours count down to the mardi gras float in sydney on saturday.