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Get Your Motorboat Out of the Gutter: Mid-Summer Mardi Gras Photos

Hurricane Isaac definitely drowned out several of New Orleans’ events last week, but its impending threat didn’t stop the Krewe of O.A.K. from motorboating down Carrollton Avenue on Saturday, August 25. OffBeat photographer Kim Welsh was on hand for the Mid-Summer Mardi Gras and captured a hearty helping of the D.I.Y. parade / costumed carnival [...]

Krewe of OAK Mid-Summer Mardi Gras: Photos

Hard facts of life: The tooth fairy isn’t real. We all die. Mardi Gras comes only once a year. That third one’s the most difficult to reconcile, which is why the Krewe of OAK hosts the Mid-Summer Mardi Gras at the end of Summer every year. It might not be the real thing, but it [...]