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Krewe De Bayou 2017 Mardi Gras Ball, photo by Ryan Baniewicz
(photo by Ryan Baniewicz)
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Changes To Lafayette’s Mardi Gras Celebration

For more information on Mardi Gras 2018, you can go to GoMardiGras.com.

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There Will Be No Lafayette Mardi Gras ‘Kick Off’ Parades On Friday Night In 2018

The Mardi Gras "kick off" parade won't roll on Friday night in 2018.

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Crawfish & Roast Beef Bloody Mary In A ‘Redneck Wine Glass’

What do you do with your leftover "bugs" the day after a crawfish boil?...

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Staff Photo
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A Behind-The-Scenes Look At LARC [VIDEO]

You may have heard about LARC and all that it offers it's citizens, but have you ever seen them hard at work separating Mardi Gras beads? I went behind-the-scenes Tuesday to see all of the work that goes into separating the beads that are donated.

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Steve Wiley Discusses Your Complaints About Lafayette Mardi Gras

"Lafayette parades sucked." "Too short." They didn't throw enough." complaints like these about Lafayette Mardi Gras 2017 have been plentiful in social media...

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Soul Express Brass Band Plays For Mardi Gras Crowd

Reminiscent of the brass bands that roam the French Quarter year-round, these guys stopped right at our parade spot and broke it down!

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Orleans Parish S.O.
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More Charges Filed Against Endymion Crash Driver

More charges are filed against the man who crashed his truck into a group of Mardi Gras parade goers in New Orleans this past Saturday.

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Facebook via KATC
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Traditional Mardi Gras Reveler Catches Chicken With One Hand [VIDEO]

What a catch. Watch as a traditional Mardi Gras reveler catches a chicken with one hand!

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YouTube/Scott Longon
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Mardi Gras 1969 In Lafayette, Louisiana [Video]

Here is some home video footage from Mardi Gras in 1969 in what appears to be downtown Lafayette!

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Chris Graythen, Getty Images
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Lafayette Area Mardi Gras 2017 Parade Schedule

Check out the list of parades throughout Acadiana.

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Giles Nissan Lafayette via You Tube
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Local Businessman Steps Up For Mardi Gras Parade In Opelousas

Bob Giles should be known for more than just his automobile dealerships.

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Courtesy Amazon.com
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New Book Celebrates Mardi Gras Across Louisiana

Mardi Gras is celebrated differently across the state. A new book captures the spirit of each very unique celebration.

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