Southeast Texas Mardi Gras
Mark M. Hancock / © The Beaumont Enterprise
It's time for Mardi Gras with a Texas twist. The 2006 event is particularly important because it's a break from the year of hurricanes. Southeast Texans can celebrate their survival and reconstruction.
The following links show my images of the 2006 Southeast Texas Mardi Gras activities. Or choose the Mardi Gras label to see the last 20 entries (including more recent images) about Mardi Gras on this site.
The Mardi Gras Store 2/17/2006
Aurora Ball dress rehearsal 2/17/2006
Orange Mardi Gras parade 2/18/2006
Aurora Ball 2/18/2006
Courir Parade 2/23/2006
Krewe of Krewes Parade 2/24/2006
Krewe of Aurora Grand Parade 2/25/2006
Munchkin Parade 2/26/2006
Award Winner:   3rd Place, Photo Package, Hearst Honors for a combination of six images from several days.
To learn more about Mardi Gras please visit the Southeast Texas Mardi Gras official site.
Please also see Fayrouz's shots from Sunday.