Mardi Gras 2012 unfolds in Lake Arthur

Lake Arthur's Mardi Gras Parade

LAKE ARTHUR, LA (KPLC) - The city of Lake Arthur's kicked off its 13th annual Lake Arthur Mardi Gras Run and Parade.

The event included horseback riders and costumed revelers.

Onlookers watched as dozens of floats took to the street where crowds waited eagerly to catch tiny treasures of beads, cups, candy and toys from partygoers.

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