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On this day (Feb. 27) in history – 1827 New Orleanians take to the streets for Mardi Gras

Posted on February 27, 2017 at 12:25 pm

On this day in 1827, a group of masked and costumed students dance through the streets of New Orleans, Louisiana, marking the beginning of the city’s famous Mardi Gras celebrations. The celebration of Carnival–or the weeks between Twelfth Night on January 6 and Ash Wednesday, the beginning of...
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