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Mardi Gras 2008
Mystic Krewe of Aquarius "Fat Tuesday" Parade
by Jim and Lynda Guidry with additional photos by Juan Peña
Wednesday, February 06, 2008

Mardi Gras! Galveston concluded with the Mystic Krewe of Aquarius "Fat Tuesday" Parade in Downtown Galveston.  Listen: RealPlayer  MP3

Lynda covered the parade from Dan Braverman's Postoffice Street balcony.

Jim Guidry took photographs and documented the sounds of the event at street level on Postoffice Street.  Maureen Patton, executive director of The Grand 1894 Opera House, and Galveston Mayor Lyda Ann Thomas talked to Guidry about the renaissance of Galveston's Downtown. Listen: RealPlayer  MP3

 

 

 

These photos were taken by Galveston City Council Member Juan Peña, a GuidryNews.com contributor, before and during the Fat Tuesday Parade

 

For more sights of sounds of Mardi Gras! 2008 in Galveston, Kemah, Bolivar, Beaumont and Port Arthur Click Here






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