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Phunny Phorty Phellows Herald in 2021 Mardi Gras- 40th Anniversary Street Car Ride-Uptown

January 3 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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“A little nonsense now and then is relished by the best of men.”
Celebrate the start of The 2021 Carnival Season
The Phunny Phorty Phellows
“The Heralds of Carnival” Celebrating the arrival of the Carnival Season, the costumed and masked krewe of the Phunny Phorty Phellows will assemble (socially distanced) on Twelfth Night, January 6, 2021 (Wednesday) in the Willow Street Car Barn.
At 7pm sharp, the Phunny Phorty Phellows will board the streetcar and begin their traditional ride to “Herarld the Arrival of Carnival” down the St. Charles Ave. Streetcar Line.
The public will not be allowed in the streetcar barn in keeping with RTA COVID-19 restrictions. BUT-ALL are invited to come see the PPP throughout the Uptown Streetcar!! Please be responsible as we encourage everyone to follow all the City guidelines in place (wearing a mask, socially distance from other groups, etc. Of course Storyville Stompers will be there with us.
The Phellows are an historic Mardi Gras organization that first took to the streets 1878 through 1898. They were known for their satirical parades and today¹s krewe members’ costumes often reflect topical themes. The group was revived in 1981.
One Carnival historian has referred to the organization as the “Dessert of Carnival.”


January 3
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Carollon Streetcar Barn
New Orleans, LA United States

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