Mystic Krewe of Hermes throws: from faux pearls to plush pillows

The Mystic Krewe of Hermes will host its annual parade on Friday (Feb. 24) at 6 p.m. Uptown. This year's theme, "A Hermes Miscellany," will feature all things related to the Greek messenger god for whom the krewe is named. 

Parade attendees might take away plush pillows, faux pearl necklaces and bracelets, koozies, frisbees, cups, Hermes medallions and light-up necklaces galore.