Good times roll at rural Mardi Gras - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Good times roll at rural Mardi Gras

JEFF DAVIS AND ACADIA PARISHES (KPLC) - Traditional chicken runs in Iowa and Iota make for good times on Mardi Gras.

It's been a tradition for years to make a run for gumbo ingredients, including the chicken.

It's all surrounded by a parade through town with Zydeco music, good food and good fun had by all.

Watch later editions of 7News and check kplctv.com for more on the day's Mardi Gras festivities.

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