Mardi Gras 2018 in photos: Superb photographs from New Orleans competition
Tue, February 13, 2018
View the highlights from the Mardi Gras celebrations in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
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A member of the marching crew The Pussyfooters dances within the streets with the The Krewe of Thoth parade all the way through Mardi Gras celebrations in New Orleans, Louisiana
International locations together with India and the US mark Mardi Gras with a carnival, whilst the United Kingdom generally marks the instance with making and consuming pancakes.
Mardi Gras, or "Fats Tuesday," is the remaining day of the Carnival season because it all the time falls the day ahead of Ash Wednesday, the primary day of Lent.
View the highlights in photos from the Mardi Gras celebrations in New Orleans, Louisiana.