... and masks are seldom publicly worn by non-Krewe members ... than at parties)
, but are frequently worn on Mardi Gras.
Nov 7, 2013 ... Masks have been worn by different societies for centuries. Some groups wear
them for rituals, some for celebrations, and still others for the ...
People wear masks during Mardi Gras to add excitement to their festivities.
According to the International Business Times, Mardi Gras is an opportunity for ...
Mar 2, 2014 ... Since its early days in New Orleans, Mardi Gras has grown to colossal ... Masks
worn during Mardi Gras allow Carnival attendees to be ...
During Mardi Gras festivities in New Orleans, the excitement is enhanced by the
various masks that can be seen throughout the thick crowds of people.
Today, Mardi Gras masks are worn by "Krewes" (the term for party organizers) to
protect the identity of Krewe members, and by revelers and ball attendees.
Wherever Mardi Gras is celebrated, the mask is key. .... “When folks were first
wearing these masks back in France,” explains Miller, “they didn't want to be ...
We offer Mardi Gras Masks, colorful feather Masks, elaborate carnival masks, and
Venetian masks. Enjoy the fantasy of being someone else by wearing a mask.
The wearing of masks is not a universal practice at Mardi Gras, and masks
certainly are not the central point of the occasion. Nonetheless, masks are of ...
Feb 12, 2013 ... A few years later, French soldiers and settlers feasted and wore masks as part of
Mardi Gras festivities in the newly founded city of Mobile ...