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It's time for the Purple, Green and Gold to shine.  Barricades start lining the streets of New Orleans and Lafayette this week.  King Cakes, Costumes, Royalty & Krewes, Courier de Mardi Gras, Lundi Gras, Fat Tuesday Festivities, Parades and Beads, Beads and More Beads!!!!!

For Mardi Gras Parades and festivities in Acadiana click here:  http://goacadiana.com/MardiGras2011.aspx