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Ann Glynn • 2 years ago

You know about Mardi Gras, but do you know about the Mardi Gras Indians? Mardi Gras Indians are African-American Carnival revelers in New Orleans who dress up for Mardi Gras in suits influenced by Native American ceremonial apparel. Collectively, their organizations are called "tribes". Many of the tribes also parade on the Sunday nearest to Saint Joseph's Day on March 19 ("Super Sunday") and sometimes at the annual New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. Read More about them here: www.mardigrasindi...