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Mardi Gras 2018: parades for Wednesday, Feb. 7 

Druids and Nyx

click to enlarge The L.B. Landry-O. Perry Walker College and Career Preparatory High School marching band performed in the Krewe of Nyx’s parade.

Photo by Cheryl Gerber

The L.B. Landry-O. Perry Walker College and Career Preparatory High School marching band performed in the Krewe of Nyx’s parade.

Druids
6:15 p.m.
Uptown
Theme: announced day of parade
Floats: 18
Arch Druid: secret
Throws: Druids flags, wizard hats, wands, doubloons and medallion beads
The secretive Ancient Druids marks its 20th parade. It often chooses witty themes and pokes fun at topical local subjects and other krewes.

Nyx
6:45 p.m.
Uptown
Theme: announced day of parade
Floats: 44
Goddess Nyx: Karen Boudrie Greig
Throws: hand-decorated purses, fidget spinners, hot pink riding crops, purse-shaped clappers and purse-shaped and theme doubloons
Amanda Shaw serves as grand marshal for Carnival's fastest-growing krewe, which has climbed to nearly 3,350 riders for its seventh parade. The procession includes the krewe's dance team, the Nola Nyxettes, as well as the 610 Stompers, Pussyfooters and Southern University's marching band.



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Druids and Nyx

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