People from all around the local area dressed up and got down as the Mardi Gras party rolled through the streets of Atmore Saturday afternoon.

Atmore celebrates Mardi Gras

Published 8:47pm Saturday, February 9, 2013

MoonPies and beads fell like rain in downtown Atmore Saturday afternoon as the annual Ladies of Essence Mardi Gras parade took to the streets en route from Atmore City Hall to Houston Avery Park.

Horses, motorcycles and even a live DJ were all part of the festivities that kept kids and adults alike filling bags with goodies all afternoon.

For the complete story and more pictures from Saturday’s parade, be sure to pick up a copy of the Wednesday, Feb. 13 edition of The Atmore Advance.

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