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Everything You Need to Know to Enjoy Mardi Gras Parades in Metairie, LA

Mardi Gras Parades in Metairie (a city in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana) are known as “Family Gras” parades. They offer a unique and family-friendly twist on the traditional festivities of this iconic celebration. Located just outside of New Orleans, Jefferson Parish has become a must-visit destination for Mardi Gras enthusiasts of all ages.

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The 11 Top Symbols of Mardi Gras:  What You Need to Know and Their Meaning

Let’s explore the captivating symbols of Mardi Gras! Since you’re here, I imagine you appreciate American traditions like I do. So, let’s delve into the top 11 symbols of this festive celebration. From colorful masks to lively parades, Mardi Gras season is a cultural event filled with symbols that all have their own meanings.