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‘There’s no place else in the world like it’: Mardi Gras comes to close in New Orleans

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Some revellers dressed up as Marie Antoinette, glamorous vampires and Donald Trump during the annual party.

The aftermath: Mardi Gras trash at 620 tons and counting

NOLA.com

Public Works chief hails bead-blocking "gutter buddies" as a success

Mardi Gras: New Orleans throws big bash of parades, partying

The Seattle Times

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Tens of thousands of revelers thronged Mardi Gras festivities, many yelling “throw me something, Mister!” in the universal call to float riders who tossed them coveted beads and trinkets on Tuesday’s raucous finale to…

Costumes, beads and music: Mardi Gras comes to a close

Stltoday.com / News

Families camped out from early morning to catch beads and stuffed animals thrown from float riders. Revelers took to the streets in elaborate or funny costumes evoking Marie Antoinette, President Donald Trump and glamorous vampires. And…

The Latest: Mardis Gras is coming to an end as Lent begins

SFGate / News

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on Mardi Gras (all times local):; 11:10 p.m. The party is ending in New Orleans as Mardi Gras is coming to a close.

The Latest: Mardis Gras is coming to an end as Lent begins

Daily American / News

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on Mardi Gras (all times local):

Cleaning krewe: Recycling effort targets Mardi Gras trash

Times Union / News

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Mardi Gras produces days of merriment, indulgence, a few hangovers — and a lot of garbage. Once the parades have passed and the beads have been thrown, the cleanup begins.

Costumes, beads and music: Mardi Gras comes to a close

Daily American / News

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Families camped out from early morning to catch beads and stuffed animals thrown from float riders. Revelers took to the streets in elaborate or funny costumes evoking Marie Antoinette, President Donald Trump and…

Costumes, beads and music: Mardi Gras comes to a close

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Families camped out from early morning to catch beads and stuffed animals thrown from float riders. Revelers took to the streets in elaborate or funny costumes evoking Marie Antoinette, President Donald Trump and…

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Feb 15

The aftermath: Mardi Gras trash at 620 tons and counting

Public Works chief hails bead-blocking "gutter buddies" as a success

Feb 14

Suspect named in fatal shooting on Mardi Gras parade route

NOLA.com open event

New Orleans Police have named Eddie Dingle, 21, as a suspect in Tuesday afternoon's (Feb. 13) fatal shooting on St. Charles Avenue

Feb 14

Cleaning krewe: Recycling effort targets Mardi Gras trash

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Mardi Gras produces days of merriment, indulgence, a few hangovers — and a lot of garbage. Once the parades have passed and the beads have been thrown, the cleanup begins.

Feb 14

The Latest: Mardis Gras has come to an end as Lent begins

SFGate / News open event

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on Mardi Gras (all times local):; 12:10 a.m. The party is over in New Orleans as Mardi Gras comes to a close.

Feb 14

‘There’s no place else in the world like it’: Mardi Gras comes to close in New Orleans

Some revellers dressed up as Marie Antoinette, glamorous vampires and Donald Trump during the annual party.

Feb 13

Mardi Gras costumes of New Orleans TV personalities: What did they wear on the air?

NOLA.com open event

The city's broadcasters show off their Carnival spirit.

Feb 13

Krewe of Proteus rolls Uptown on Lundi Gras: See photos from the parade

NOLA.com open event

The Krewe of Proteus rolled on the Uptown New Orleans parade route Monday, Feb. 12, Lundi Gras. According to its website, "Proteus is the second oldest parade at New Orleans Mardi Gras. Founded in 1882, Proteus, is the shepherd of the...

Feb 11

Rex 2018, Poco Sloss, will greet his subjects on Mardi Gras

NOLA.com open event

"This rude and intolerant world needs more Pocos because he treats everyone with dignity and respect."

Feb 10

New Orleans airport throws its own Mardi Gras season parade for travelers: Fox 8

In addition to visitors flying in, locals fly out for ski trips, Disney vacations

Feb 9

Mardi Gras parades will roll 'rain or shine' in Jefferson Parish, officials say

NOLA.com open event

The parades will roll with no changes to scheduled routes and time.

Feb 8

Mardi Gras in New Orleans: Here are the early forecasts for Fat Tuesday

NOLA.com open event

See what various weather sites are forecasting for Mardi Gras, Feb. 13.

Feb 3

Caesar's Mardi Gras season parade postponed; New Orleans krewes rolling earlier

Metairie's biggest Carnival procession to start Sunday at 5:30 p.m.