New Orleans Mardi Gras

Krewe du Vieux and Krewe Delusion find comfort in the confusion and chaos of life with their 2015 Mardi Gras parades

David Lee Simmons, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

With its theme "Krewe du Vieux Begs for Change," the group pondered a city, state and nation wrestling with transitions everywhere. Watch video ... More »

New Orleans Mardi Gras

Krewe du Vieux parade 2015: Good dirty fun? Or, is it too predictable? (Poll)

David Lee Simmons, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

While acknowledging that vulgarity comes with the satirical territory with Krewe du Vieux, has some of that blue humor become too predictable? Or is it just a mat... More»


New Orleans Mardi Gras

Tommy and Berdie Mahan reign as king and queen of Krewe of Des Allemands Mardi Gras parade

Angel Thompson, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

The Mahans have been married for 55 years. Tommy and Berdie Mahan will reign as king and queen of the Krewe of Des Allemands Mardi ... More»


New Orleans Mardi Gras

Linda Brien and Barbara Matherne are grand marshals of Des Allemands Mardi Gras parade

Angel Thompson, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

Brien and Matherne enjoy traveling, especially going on cruises. Sisters Linda Brien and Barbara Matherne have been named the grand... More»


New Orleans Mardi Gras

Risk of showers, thunderstorms on Sunday greatest in afternoon, evening

Mark Schleifstein, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

A chance of showers is likely to add a bit of moisture to Little Rascals, Lions and Perseus at midday Sunday (Feb. 1), with a slight chance of thunderstorms during the af... More»


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Krewe of Mona Lisa and Moon Pie's Mardi Gras parade marches through old Slidell

Lisa Frazier Page, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

One of the north shore's most unique Mardi Gras parades hit the streets Saturday night (Jan. 31), as members of the Krewe of Mona Lisa and Moon Pie marched through Olde T... More»


New Orleans Mardi Gras

Krewe du Vieux 2015: Share your (mild mannered) pictures and videos

Grace Wilson, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

"With its theme 'Krewe du Vieux Begs for Change,' the group pondered a city, state and nation wrestling with transitions everywhere," writes David Lee Simmons. "What it f... More»


New Orleans Mardi Gras

Krewe du Vieux, Krewe Delusion add satiric touch to Mardi Gras 2015

NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

The parades are known for humor of the R-rated variety. Mardi Gras revelers crowded the streets of the French Quarter and CBD in New... More»


New Orleans Mardi Gras

Krewe of Bilge's annual Mardi Gras boat parade floats down Eden Isles waterways

Lisa Frazier Page, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

The Krewe of Bilge celebrated "Fairy Tales and Myths" in its annual Mardi Gras boat parade Saturday (Jan. 31) at noon along the canals of Eden Isles in Slidell. More than... More»


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Mardi Gras 2015: Zulu Social Aid and Pleasure Club hosts exhibit at Lakeside mall

NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

Exhibit of costumes and other artifacts is open during mall hours and continues through Feb. 19. Visitors to Lakeside Shopping Cente... More»


New Orleans Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras 2015: Krewe of Iris throws a party to celebrate throwing a party

NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

The krewe's 2015 ball introduced the theme 'Iris Loves to Party,' which will be depicted on 36 floats when Iris takes to the Uptown route on Feb. 14. ... More»





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