History of Mardi Gras

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The illustrated booklet called How To Mardi Gras has 36 pages, 36 illustrations. This guide’s cool for students, adults, anyone who needs a quick study on the seasonal madness.

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Hey, ya’ll: laisser les bon temps rouler!

Marching in the Krewe of Highland Parade