Trow Me Sometin Mistah

It’s carnival time in NOLA and parading began in earnest this weekend.  

KREWE OF PONCHARTRAIN PARADEFriday was Oshun, then Ponchartrian on Saturday afternoon followed by the Saturday evening back to back treat of Sparta and Pygmalion. 

Pygmalion Parades 2011 

This afternoon we’ll see Carollton and King Arthur as well as the immensely popular Krewe of Barkus in the Quarter.

Mystic-Krewe-of-Barkus-Mardi-Gras-2010-French-Quarter-4882

This weeks events will start on Wednesday evening with Druids and you can see a full list here so come on out.  It’s carnival in New Orleans: the magnolia blossoms fill the air and you ain’t been ta heaven till ya been down here.


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