The History of Mardi Gras: One of the Greatest Southern Debates

By Jessica Azar What do you think of when someone says “Mardi Gras?” Images of bedecked costume revelers, parties, and parades filled with purple, green, and gold come to mind for most folks.  And outside of the South, most automatically think of New Orleans. Did you know that New Orleans isn’t the only Mardi Gras … Continue reading The History of Mardi Gras: One of the Greatest Southern Debates