Mardi Gras

New Orleans Mayor Would Have Canceled Mardi Gras Had the Feds Raised Any 'Red Flags'

Mayor Cantrell says she would have shutdown Mardi Gras has the Feds raised any red flags amid the coronavirus outbreak. “If we were given clear direction, we would not have had Mardi Gras, and I would have been the leader to cancel,” she said.
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Best Cities to Celebrate Mardi Gras in the U.S.

New Orleans isn’t the only place to celebrate Mardi Gras (but it is objectively the best place to do so). If you’re looking to celebrate Fat Tuesday elsewhere, here are the best cities in America for the holiday.
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Soulard Mardi Gras, Cajun Cook-Off St. Louis

Cajun Cook-Off is This Weekend in Soulard

Details on the Cajun Cook-Off in Soulard this weekend.
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 Purple green blue gold and white beads from New Orleans Mardi Gras celebration. View is level with the objects and perspective is moving away from camera. These are long strands of round beads.

Too many beads? Recycle your Mardi Gras beads in Soulard

Watch the video to see how it's done!
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Mardi Gras- Blues Alumni Experience

If you ever wanted to rub elbows with Blues legends at St. Louis’ biggest party, then we have exactly what you’re looking for. At the Blues Alumni Party Tent, your all-inclusive pass lets you hang out with some of the best to ever don the Blue Note in a climate-controlled tent right on the parade...
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Purina Pet Parade

Grab your furry friends and join the Krewe of Barkus for the world’s largest costumed pet parade – the 26th Purina Pet Parade! Watch or join in on February 24th as thousands of festively costumed animal friends strut their stuff through Soulard in style. $10 to register and FREE to watch! Featuring...
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Taste of Soulard

This self-guided tasting and pub crawl allows you to choose your own adventure through the many Cajun flavors that you will find throughout Soulard. Each purchase includes one drink voucher and six food vouchers that can be redeemed at any of the participating establishments. On Saturday, the world...
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Barclay St. Louis Blues Pup

Blues Puppy to Grand Marshal St. Louis' Mardi Gras Pet Parade

For the first time in the 26-year history of the annual Purina Pet Parade, a four-legged marshal will be leading the pack along the parade route through the streets of Soulard. Barclay, the future assistance dog being raised by the St. Louis Blues hockey club! “As an assistance dog in training,...
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