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Mardi Gras 2016: Week 2
Sunday, Feb. 7 

Okeanos
11 a.m.
Location: Uptown
Theme: Okeanos Puts on a Fright
Floats: 20
Queen: Allison Rose Junca
King: James A. Maxwell
Throws: krewe crawfish trays, beach pails with shovels, bracelets, visors and doubloons
Okeanos' parade of horrors featues floats bearing Chucky, Tiffany (The Bride of Chucky), Frankenstein's monster, Maleficent, the Werewolf, a black cat and a Ouiji board. Marching guests include Skinz N Bonez, Amelia Earhawts and SOS Show Girls. Several floats offer special doubloons, and there is a pink breast cancer awareness doubloon.

Mid-City
11:45 a.m.
Location: Uptown
Theme: Champagne Kisses and Foil-Wrapped Wishes
Floats: 18
Queen: Angela Mistretta Gibbs
King: Erling P. Rabe Jr.
Throws: plush stars and monkeys, stress reliever dolls, bags of potato chips, T-shirts, sunglasses, footballs, koozies, cups and doubloons
The krewe toasts popular songs including "A Taste of Honey," "When You Wish Upon a Star" and "Crazy Little Thing Called Love." The krewe decorates its floats with foil, and the lineup includes its signature float "A Tribute to City Park."

Thoth
Noon
Location: Uptown
Theme: Things with Wings
Floats: 37
Queen: Shane Olivia Fitzpatrick
King: David Mercer
Throws: fedoras, theme medallion beads, throwing discs, footballs, koozies, doubloons
Thoth celebrates winged creatures and objects, and floats depict Batman, owls, the Blue Angels and rubber ducks. Theme floats offer medallion beads matching their icon, and other theme throws include angel and butterfly wings, halos, capes and butterfly sunglasses. Rockin' Dopsie Jr. serves as grand marshal.

Bacchus
5:15 p.m.
Location: Uptown
Theme: Flights of Delight
Floats: 31
Bacchus: Anthony Mackie
Throws: lighted scepters and crests, stress relief dolls, footballs, many krewe emblem items and doubloons
Bacchus revels in the wonders of flight, and floats depict eagles, hot air balloons and more. Signature floats include the Bacchagator, Baccawhoppa, Bacchasaurus, Bacchatality and the Kong family trio of unmanned floats. The procession features more than 30 bands including Talladega College and Southern University's Human Jukebox marching band.




PARADE PREVIEWS
Wednesday, Feb. 3 | Thursday, Feb. 4 | Friday, Feb. 5
Saturday, Feb. 6 | Sunday, Feb. 7
Monday, Feb. 8 | Tuesday, Feb. 9

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