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Twelfth Night in New Orleans

 

Krewe de Jeanne d'Arc's birthday parade
Krewe de Jeanne d’Arc’s birthday parade

Twelfth Night may mark end of Christmas, but January 6 is also the birthday of the Maid of Orleans and in New Orleans that portends the revelries of Mardi Gras in just a few short weeks.

Joan of Arc's birthday King Cake
Joan of Arc’s birthday King Cake
Krewe de Jeanne d'Arc's birthday parade
Krewe de Jeanne d’Arc’s birthday parade

Part medieval morality play, part New Orleans street festival, the Krewe de Jeanne d’Arc’s birthday parade has grown in popular favor since its inception in 2008.  The populace are encouraged to join in the pageantry.

 

Krewe de Jeanne d'Arc's birthday parade
Krewe de Jeanne d’Arc’s birthday parade

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New Orleans throws Joan of Arc a birthday bash

 

Staff member of Morning Call Coffee Stand playing the flute during break, City Park, New Orleans
Staff member of Morning Call Coffee Stand playing the flute during break, City Park, New Orleans
City Park, New Orleans
City Park, New Orleans

At over 150 years-old the venerable 1,300 acre City Park could not look better 75% through its nearly 20 year rejuvenation master plan.

 

City Park, New Orleans
City Park, New Orleans

 

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