Mardi Gras 2013 Photo Recap

Super Bowl XLVII may have put a pause in Mardi Gras season, but it surely didn’t slow down the celebration, as the second half of Mardi Gras 2013 picked up right where the first left off. Thankfully neither did photographer Kim Welsh whose steady trigger finger never missed a beat. Dig this enormous photoset below featuring highlights from Mardi Gras day as well as the Krewe of Muses, ‘tit Rex, Chewbacchus, Chaos, Box of Wine and Barkus parades.

Peter Mayhew, Chewbacca, Krewe of Chewbacchus, Mardi Gras 2013, Kim Welsh, photo

Peter Mayhew (the actor behind Star Wars' Chewbacca), the King of Chewbacchus (photo: Kim Welsh)