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8th Annual Tee-Mamou Celebration

MAMOU, LA (WAFB) -

Just north of Lafayette, the folks in Mamou celebrated Fat Tuesday

Tuesday was the 8th Annual Tee-Mamou Mardi Gras celebration. These carnival traditions date back hundreds of years to European, pre-Lent celebration.

Participants wear colorful costumes as they roll through town performing for neighbors, sometimes chasing chickens and enjoying Mardi Gras day!

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