Mardi Gras Indians start copyrighting fancy costumes
chief of the Creole Wild West Mardi Gras Indians, takes to the street with his tribe, he knows his eight-foot tall costume, replete with elaborate beads and feathers, will start cameras clicking. Miller and other members of the marching clubs spend the ...
Mardi Gras 2013: When do the good times start rolling?
LOUISIANA (NBC33) — Turkey and trees may be hot items for the next two months, but many have another holiday in mind: Mardi Gras. Countdown clocks have already started for the largest tourism event for Louisiana. Fat Tuesday will be held this year on ...
Mardi Gras fast facts: What is Mardi Gras?
The English and their American descendants from the original thirteen colonies didn't take the Carnival season as seriously as the local residents, but the Americans didn't do ... of Mardi Gras · About three weekends before Mardi Gras, the parades begin.
Mardi Gras in Soulard
Soulard’s annual, ten-day Mardi Gras bonanza. This past Saturday was one of the festival’s biggest days, and Cadenza was on site to soak in the shenanigans. The first question of a respectable Mardi Gras day is: when do I start drinking? Mardi Gras is ...
Why Do Women Flash Their Breasts For Beads At Mardi Gras? A Brief History
But when — and how exactly — did that supposed tradition begin? Even if your knowledge of Mardi Gras is limited ... to have thrown by inebriated folks at inebriated crowds. So how does one get their hands on today’s cheap green, gold, and purple ...