Flambeau, a multi-flame torch traditionally carried in night parades during New
Orleans Mardi Gras (Louisiana, U.S.); generally the plural flambeaux is used.
Feb 13, 2015 ... The spectacle continues today as many krewes hire flambeaux carriers to keep
the tradition alive. The torches have been replaced with metal ...
The term "flambeau" (plural "flambeaux") refers to the torches used to illuminate a
Mardi Gras parade and sometimes to the people that carry the devices.
The tradition of “flambeaux” is a true Louisiana creation. The original term “
flambeau” is an ancient French word describing a flame or torch used in a
Flambeaux (plural for flambeau, or a flaming torch) comes from the French word
flambe, meaning “flame.” The first official Mardi Gras flambeaux debuted with ...
Mar 3, 2003 ... Joanne Monroe, 44, one of the few women to ever carry a flambeau, badly
burned her wrist with a torch in a parade when she was 17. As she ...
Torches to light nighttime processions were a necessity back in the 19th century
when there was little street lighting, but New Orleans flambeaux – using the ...
Feb 16, 2015 ... Enslaved and free men of color lit the spectacles with torches. They were called
the flambeaux. Eventually, they became a spectacle in ...
The entrance to your venue or your marquee is transformed by our authentic,
period style gas powered flambeaux torches.
Les torches et flambeaux sont le plus des descentes à ski, des défilés nocturnes,
des commémorations, des spectacles en extérieurs... Les occasions ne ...