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OPINION | Unmasking Mardi Gras: Carnival of hate

OPINION | Unmasking Mardi Gras: Carnival of hate

Zachary Schultz, Staff Writer March 3, 2021

The summit of New Orleans’ social calendar is an annual celebration replete with lavish galas, masquerade balls, bead-throwing, intricate costumes, rampant alcohol consumption and the occasional...

To end the parade, floats in the Krewe of Bacchus enter the Ball, which takes place in the New Orleans Morial Convention Center the Sunday prior to Mardi Gras day.

Ball ’til you fall: Krewes throw exclusive, extravagant Mardi Gras Balls

Burke Joslin, Staff Reporter February 7, 2018

For most Tulane students, the return of Mardi Gras means one thing: the arrival of parade season. From the extravagant floats to the off-the-wall costumes and copious beads, it's a time of year that's...

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