Monday, Dec 9, 2013
Pinckneyville Celebrates Mardi Gras in the Streets
PINCKNEYVILLE -- Pinckneyville wrapped up another successful Mardi Gras celebration Saturday, as the town closed its 91-year-old tradition with a parade through the streets.
Local marching bands took part in it, as well as childrens' groups and local businesses. Many of them sporting glow-in-the-dark costumes and light up floats. Kids were eager to get candy and the festive mardi gras beads.
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