Carnival in New Orleans (12 images)

Updated: March 7, 2011 at 6:53 AM
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A rider tosses beads from a float during the Mid-City parade on St. Charles Avenue in Uptown New Orleans March 6, 2011. Carnival season is under way in New Orleans with parades every day until Mardi Gras, or Fat Tuesday, March 8. (UPI Photo/A.J. Sisco)
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