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Kevin McNamara: Marathon, Sox, Bruins make Patriots' Day Boston's Mardi Gras

The Providence Journal - Apr 18, 2017
“This is all Boston, all day,” said Elizabeth Murdock, a Seekonk resident in town with her three children to watch a friend run the marathon. No other city in America celebrates sports like Boston does on Patriots' Day. This is Boston's Mardi Gras, an ...

Mobile Alabama home of America's oldest Mardi Gras celebration

KCBX - Apr 17, 2017
Mobile, Alabama celebrated its first Mardi Gras carnival back in 1703, years before New Orleans. Today the two-week annual affair generates more than 12,000 year round jobs supporting the Carnival, from hair dressers to float builders. Carnival is such ...

KSLA Investigates: BPPJ spent $15k on Washington Mardi Gras

KSLA-TV - Apr 13, 2017
Bossier Parish taxpayers paid thousands to send five people to the annual Washington Mardi Gras this year. One political watchdog doesn't think the public should be footing the bill for the public officials to go to parties. On the other hand, parish ...

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Mardi Gras books

The Moviegoer

by: Walker Percy
Winner of the 1961 National Book Award

The dazzling novel that established Walker Percy as one of the major voices in Southern literature is now available for the first time in Vintage paperback.

The Moviegoer is Binx Bolling, a young New Orleans stockbroker who surveys the world with the detached gaze of a Bourbon Street dandy even as he yearns for a spiritual redemption he cannot bring himself to believe in. On the eve of his thirtieth birthday, he occupies himself dallying with his secretaries and going to movies, which provide him with the "treasurable moments" absent from his real life.
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Fodor's New Orleans 2016

by: Fodor's Travel Guides
Written by locals, Fodor's travel guides have been offering expert advice for all tastes and budgets for 80 years.

New Orleans is a remarkable, vibrant, bursting-at-the-seams, melting pot of a city. Whether travelers are visiting for the music or food, to get to know people or party all night long, or all of the above, Fodor's New Orleans is the guidebook that makes every trip the trip of a lifetime.

This travel guide includes:
· Dozens of full-color maps 
· Hundreds of hotel and restaurant recommendations, with Fodor's Choice designating our top picks.
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Christmas Masquerade

by: Debbie Macomber
Jo Marie first met Andrew, her dream man, in the crush of a Mardi Gras parade. But by Christmas, he was introduced to her as someone else's fiancé.

Yet Jo Marie noticed that Andrew and his intended didn't always act like a loving couple. In fact, in the whirl of Christmas parties and festivities they constantly seemed to be changing partners. During one dance Jo Marie even found herself in Andrew's arms, sharing a tender moment.
Had she gone crazy? In the harsh light of reality, her dream man was going to marry another woman.
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The Vagabrothers explore New Orleans, Louisiana during the biggest party in America - Mardi Gras. EPIC TIMES! When they weren't chugging beers and ...

Pros and Cons: Going to Mardi Gras

Jimmy weighs the good and the bad of heading to New Orleans for Mardi Gras. Subscribe NOW to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: ...

Mardi Gras 2016 - New Orleans, LA

Mardi Gras 2016 from Bourbon Street in New Orleans, Louisiana. Clips from the parade and parties on Bourbon Street. Fat Tuesday in the French Quarter.

Dancing Dolls of Southern University - 2017 Mardi Gras Parade

Southern University Human Jukebox Marching Band and Fabulous Dancing Dolls 2017 Mardi Gras Parade Kentwood, LA Official Site - http://www.

Mardi Gras ParadeCam 2017: Rex

Watch Rex, the king of Mardi Gras and Carnival roll down St. Charles Avenue in New Orleans.