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Mardi Gras is celebrated with parties, festivals, and parades, including the famous New Orleans parade and festival.

Mardi Gras - Wikipedia

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Mardi Gras also called Shrove Tuesday, or Fat Tuesday, in English, refers to events of the Carnival celebrations, beginning on or after the Christian feasts of the ...

Mardi Gras History and Traditions | Mardi Gras New Orleans

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It has absolutely nothing to do with the real Mardi Gras celebration. Unfortunately, sex makes more news, so every ...

Mardi Gras History | Mardi Gras New Orleans

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By the 1730s, Mardi Gras was celebrated openly in New Orleans, but not with the parades we know today. In the early 1740s, Louisiana's governor, the Marquis ...

Mardi Gras - Holidays - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Mardi Gras, including videos, interesting articles, ... Also known as Carnival, it is celebrated in many countries around the ...

16 Tips for Celebrating Mardi Gras in New Orleans - Southern Living

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Mardi Gras is just around the corner! If you're headed to the Big Easy, follow these tips to make the most of your celebration.

Mardi Gras Season in New Orleans

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Mardi Gras Season in New Orleans A Local Legacy Do you celebrate Fat Tuesday? If you live in New Orleans, Louisiana, or any place else along the coast of ...

What does Mardi Gras celebrate? - How Mardi Gras Works ...

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Considering the raucous nature of Mardi Gras, you might be surprised to learn that the festival has religious roots. Festivities start in New Orleans each year on ...

Mardi Gras History And Facts: The Real Meaning Behind These 5 ...

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Mar 2, 2014 ... Masks are an integral part of Mardi Gras culture. During early Mardi Gras celebrations hundreds of years ago, masks were a way for their ...

The Traditions Of Mardi Gras

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The history of a Mardi Gras celebration existed many years before Europeans came to the New World. Some time in the Second Century, during mid-February ...