Well, it's almost that time...Mardi Gras 2012 in New Orleans!
Mardi Gras falls on February 21, 2012 - but that actually marks the end to all the "serious" partying. Carnival begins on January 6th and the parades start in full force on February 10th!
Mardi Gras 2012 will feature parade routes throughout uptown and downtown New Orleans, Metairie, Slidell, Mandeville, Covington, Madisonville, St. Bernard, Chalmette, and on the West Bank.
Click below for the full parade schedule:
Mardi Gras 2012 Parade Schedule
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