‘Mardi Gras in Natchitoches’ program set for Feb. 13

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King and Queen Corwyn and Katie Aldredge at the 2020 Tableau and Ball

The Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame and Northwest History Museum, 800 Front St., will host a February Mardi Gras program, “Mardi Gras in Natchitoches: the Mystic Krewe de St. Denis,” Saturday, Feb. 13 from 2-3 p.m.

The program will feature Dr. Ben Barron, one of the founding members of the Mystic Krewe de St. Denis, as he discusses the history of the Krewe from its founding in 1976, the Tableau and Balls and traditions. The program is in conjunction with a temporary museum exhibition of several Mystic Krewe de St. Denis kings and queens costumes.

This free and open to the public program has regulations regarding masks and physical distancing will be followed. Visit LouisianaStateMuseum.org or call (318) 357-2492 for more information.