Beauregard Town Mardi Gras event set for Tuesday

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Residents and business owners in Baton Rouge's Beauregard Town are inviting the public to a Mardi Gras celebration Tuesday.

The event, called "Swamp'd in Beauregard", will take place at Beauregard Gallery & Bistro, 715 Europe Street, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

P'Maw Causey, star of the new Animal Planet reality show "Swamp'd", will be in attendance.   Causey's artwork will also be on display.

The event, featuring live music and jambalaya, will take the place of Beauregard's annual walking parade.   

Organizers are asking those who attend to bring non-perishable food items to be donated to the Baton Rouge Food Bank.

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