Those watching the first Mardi Gras parades in Biloxi in 1891 and 1892 could not have guessed how the celebration would grow, and the crowds would overflow every street and the beach. This pre-Hurricane Katrina aerial postcard printed by Dynacolor Graphics of Miami shows one small section of the parade route on Beach Boulevard.
Those watching the first Mardi Gras parades in Biloxi in 1891 and 1892 could not have guessed how the celebration would grow, and the crowds would overflow every street and the beach. This pre-Hurricane Katrina aerial postcard printed by Dynacolor Graphics of Miami shows one small section of the parade route on Beach Boulevard. Southern Possum Tales Collection
Those watching the first Mardi Gras parades in Biloxi in 1891 and 1892 could not have guessed how the celebration would grow, and the crowds would overflow every street and the beach. This pre-Hurricane Katrina aerial postcard printed by Dynacolor Graphics of Miami shows one small section of the parade route on Beach Boulevard. Southern Possum Tales Collection

Our Coast happily claims a piece of the Mardi Gras cake

February 12, 2018 10:59 AM