Mardi Gras Across the South
New Orleans Party
"I have several Louisana friends that have moved to Mississippi due to Katrina. I love going back to their home town and visit."
Gone to the Dogs
"My poms, Poche & VooDoo, celebrating carnival on our stoop in the French Quarter."
In the King's Seat
"My wife just had to get between King and Queen."
Laissez Les Bon Temps Rouler
"Masquerade Party ~ The Winter's annual theme party."
I May Run Out of Beads!
"This is a picture of my sister, Mary Terry, getting ready to ride in a Mardi Gras Parade in Monroe, LA."
Spanish Town Ball
"This is how we party with best friends!!! Good food, good friends, great time!!!"
Girls Just Wanna Have Fun!
"Our book club celebrated "mardi gras" style this month -- cajun food and lots of bling!"
Mardi Gras Bridal Shower
"Mardi Gras Cupcake Tower and King Cakes - delicious and beautiful! Bridal Shower for Rebecca S. & Paul U."
Happy Mardi Gras!!
"Two friendly vendors"
Mudbugs & Me
Louisville Goes to Mardi Gras
"This is a party I gave in Baton Rouge, LA, for my friend's tennis team, visiting from Louisville, KY."
Mardi Gras-Themed Birthday Party
Murder at Mardi Gras
"Last year for Mardi Gras we hosted a Murder Mystery dinner party - Murder at Mardi Gras. Everyone came dressed in character along with their Mardi Gras garb. We had a great time!!!"
"On St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans, 2011. I chased the Mr. Big Stuff float 2 blocks for my coconut."
Krewe of Rio - Lafayette, LA
"Sugar Loaf Mountain Float - Krew of Rio - Members Rick L. and Margaret C."
Who Wouldn't Want to be Us?
"Mardi Gras New Orleans Style!!"
Mardi Gras Float
Mardi Gras Dinner
"Several members of our Literary Club hosted a Mardi Gras dinner to benefit our library."
Off to the Party!
"Golf cart parade on the way to the Mardi Gras party!"
"This is me in 1998 after my first New Orleans Mardi Gras parade when my family lived in Mandeville, Louisiana. I now live in Birmingham, and I would love to go back to celebrate in the Big Easy!"
Drunken German Polka Band Singing the Schnitzelbank
"This photo was taken during one of the funnest days of our lives - the last Mardi Gras before Katrina! Sadly, my husband and I no longer live in New Orleans since the storm, but we proudly display this photo in our home in reminder of all of our great friends in this fabulous city."
Mardi Gras Queens
"My friends, Melanie and Barbara C. with their friend Martha at my Mardi Gras party, 2009"
"After attending her first Mardi Gras parade, Eastin's beads weighed more than she did!"
Tro Me Sumphin Mista!
"Mardi Gras 2011 on St Charles - I'm with the feather boa - I have no idea who I am taking a picture with! Dat's N'Awlins!"
Laissez les Bon Temps Roulez
"It's party time with my Champagne Sistas"
Mardi Gras King Cake
"Classic King Cake with Cinnamon Cream Cheese filling in the center. Cream Cheese Frosting, decorated in the traditional Mardi Gras Colors. This is how I display the Cake for the Mardi Gras Parties we host every year"
Throw Me Something Mister!
"Krewe of Oberon Mardi Gras Ball"
Mardi Gras Beauties Get the Beads Everytime
"Shannon, Marie, Cathy and Rie dressed in their Fat Tuesday best"
Mardi Gras Mask
"Eunice, LA, Mardi Gras"
Mardi Gras at the Florida "Keyes"
"Mardi Gras Party I hosted with Linda Keyes"
King and Queen of Georgia Mardi Gras
"My husband and I at our annual Mardi Gras party in Statesboro, GA. We bring bon temps to our friends in the peach state every year!"
"Mama, Papa, Paige, Kennedy & Vinny (Italian Greyhound) at Barkus 2011"
Mardi Gras Parade
Spanish Town Mardi Gras Ball
"Anything Flamigo's and Pink Goes! Baton Rouge, LA"
Fat Tuesday on Canal Street
"My husband and I dress in costume every year. Here we are on Canal Street in the great city of New Orleans!"
The masks of Mardi Gras!
"Mardi Gras mask makes a party! Laissez les bons temps rouler!"
Big Cat Mardi Gras
"A photo of my daughter and I from the Mardi Gras party we threw last year in Tucker, Georgia."
Holy Ghost Rosary Society King Cake Party
"Ladies Rosary Society of Holy Ghost Catholic Church in Hammond, La holds its annual King Cake Parties every Wednesday during the Mardi Gras Season"