Young spectators shout for beads and throws Sunday during the 10th Annaul Mardi Gras Dog Parade held at Sandestin Resort's Village at Baytowne Wharf in Destin, Fla. Feb. 10, 2013. Hundreds of spectators lined the streets to see the well dressed canines and catch throws ranging from beads to dog biscuits in the annual parade, which is a fundraiser for the Alaqua Animal Refuge. (AP Photo/Northwest Florida Daily, Devon Ravine)
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.