Fat Tuesday in New Orleans (20 images)

Thousands of Mardi Gras revelers crowded downtown New Orleans on Fat Tuesday, February 9, 2016.
Updated: Feb. 9, 2016 at 11:46 PM
Members of The Zulu Social Aid and Pleasure Club parade down Canal Street in downtowm New Orleans on Fat Tuesday, February 9, 2016. Photo by AJ Sisco/UPI
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Costumed revelers crowd Jackson Square in New Orleans on Fat Tuesday, February 9, 2016. The group's costumes refer to a controversy in New Orleans about removing Confederate monuments. Photo by AJ Sisco/UPI
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Thousands of Mardi Gras revelers crowd downtown New Orleans on Fat Tuesday, February 9, 2016 , to watch Rex parade down Canal Street. Photo by AJ Sisco/UPI
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A members of The Zulu Social Aid and Pleasure Club parades down St Charles Ave. in downtowm New Orleans on Fat Tuesday, February 9, 2016. Photo by AJ Sisco/UPI
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Rex parades down St. Charles Ave. in downtown New Orleans on Mardi Gras day, February 9, 2016. Fat Tuesday ends the Carnival season in New Orleans. Photo by AJ Sisco/UPI Photo by AJ Sisco/UPI
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The Rex parade rolls down St Charles Ave. in downtown New Orleans on Mardi Gras Day, February 9, 2016. Photo by AJ Sisco/UPI.
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Thousands of Mardi Gras revelers crowd downtowm New Orleans on Fat Tuesday, February 9, 2016 , to watch The Zulu Social Aid and Pleasure Club parade down Canal Street. Photo by AJ Sisco/UPI
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