Mardi Gras

Discussion in 'General OFF TOPIC' started by gator508, Feb 3, 2018.

  1. gator508

    gator508 Well-Known Member

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    It's Mardi Gras time along the Gulf Coast and just in case you didn't know there is a Bikers Ball and ride sponsored by the Abba Shrine in Mobile. We are planning on going to the ball and ride if the weather is good. The Ball is Feb 10 and the ride is Feb 11. I'll try to get pictures id we ride.:)
     
  2. Jeff Klarich

    Jeff Klarich Experienced Member Contributor

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    Sounds fun, have a great time. Riding here has been great, been in the 80's.
     
  3. jamesearl

    jamesearl Senior Member

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    Excellent!
     
  4. Joyflyin

    Joyflyin Experienced Member Staff Member Moderator

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    Someday...I will experience Mardi Gra in No'leans.
     
  5. gator508

    gator508 Well-Known Member

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    That's exactly what MG in Nawlens is, an experience. It's toned down in Mobile and I think better organized. BTW, Mobile is the birthplace of MG in North America, first parade 1703
     
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  6. Joyflyin

    Joyflyin Experienced Member Staff Member Moderator

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    Well, it looks like I will have to go to both and experience each event. :) Someday...
     
  7. STEVE07

    STEVE07 Well-Known Member Staff Member Super Moderators

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    Love New Orleans. I have been there for Halloween, but have never been to Mardi Gras :(
     
  8. Bodeen

    Bodeen Well-Known Member Staff Member Moderator Contributor

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    THE Mardi Gras is in Mobile. Much to New Orleans dismay....
     
  9. gator508

    gator508 Well-Known Member

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    IMO- it's gotten out of hand over the years and not exactly the safest place on the streets.