11 am: 53°FCloudy

1 pm: 55°FMostly Cloudy

3 pm: 56°FMostly Cloudy

5 pm: 53°FMostly Cloudy

More Weather

0212 mardigras 42

Children scream for beads and trinkets during the Krewe of Mid-City Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans, Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Gallery: Mardi Gras celebration

Feb. 12, 2013 @ 03:27 PM

New Orleans and other cities reveled on the last day before Ash Wednesday and the Lenten season with the traditional Mardi Gras parades and festivities.

(u'nobuy',)