This year's pictures from the Iota Folklife Festival were taken after a heavy rain shower.
The skies cleared in time for the Tee-Mamou Courir to roll down the street a little before
One Mardi Gras showed off his prize
catch of the day, and others begged for coins from the crowd.
Earlier, when the rain got too heavy, dancers cleared off
the main stage, but soon the music resumed, and dancers of all ages crowded back onto the
As usual, this page features a picture of LSUE's Anita
Dupre, keeping dry under the Catholic Daughters of America tent, where she sold beignets
and other treats.