• Mardi Gras 2013 Parade In Photos

    Biggest Float Ever, Kelly Clarkson Show Mark Mardi Gras

    Thousands of revelers thronged the colorful and exuberant parades in New Orleans, amid the countdown for the Mardi Gras 2013 carnival. Mardi Gras (French name for Fat Tuesday) this year will be observed Feb. 12, a day before the Ash Wednesday that marks the beginning of the lent season.