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New orleans police officers dance sunday feb 19 2017 at a mardi gras parade to fifth harmonys work from home this video used with permission from cory nebe was shot uptown on.
Span classnews_dt2122013spannbsp018332theres more to mardi gras in new orleans than just one day or just one parade visit behind the scenes as preparations begin days weeks and even months in advance of the big celebrations.
Mardi gras in new orleans is arguably americas best and largest party the general theme is eat drink and be merry and the locals take that very seriously as this citywide event is considered the last hurrah before the lenten seasonin the catholic faith fasting abstaining from eating meat on fridays and ritual sacrificing is expected of parishioners during the 40 day period of lent.
Ash wednesday is the beginning of lent and for new orleanss catholics that means sacrifice so mardi gras is the last bash before lent but this is new orleans and one day of partying is simply not enough technically the season of mardi gras called carnival begins on january 6th the feast of the epiphany.
Span classnews_dt352019spannbsp018332are you ready for the big day zulu starts rolling at 8 am and rex rolls at 10 am both uptown see a full list of the days events here.
Revelers watch a small float sink into the mississippi river at the moonwalk in new orleans on mardi gras march 5 2019 a guest columnist for nolacom the timespicayune was critical of the decision to put trash in the river which is already affected environmentally by other.
Span classnews_dt362019spannbsp018332new orleans police arrested 323 people throughout the city for crimes committed during the twoweek 2019 mardi gras season according to a news release from.
Span classnews_dt382019spannbsp018332the air was chilly as roughly 200 guests milled in a side yard between shotgun houses on valance street in anticipation of a noontime wedding and a.