Franklin, TN (Vocus) February 19, 2009
While Mardi Gras's origins lie in religion, today the holiday is widely celebrated and known as a time for rowdy merrymaking. New Orleans is the most well-known location in the U.S. for Mardi Gras celebrations, which include parades, masquerade balls and public street parties.
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An important part of the tradition of Mardi Gras is the rich flavors of the food.
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