Mardi Gras is one huge party. We drink, we eat, we enjoy beads. Tons and tons of beads. But what do we do when the parties over?
In the early to mid-1800s, the original Mardi Gras floats were simply horse-drawn carriages with simple decorations. As time went by, Mardi Gras Krewes got bigger, floats got bigger, and the decorations more elaborate. At the larger parades, big semi-trucks with huge trailers are used. Big wooden frames and fanciful sculptures adorned with everything from […]