PhotosNew Orleans celebrates Mardi Gras

New Orleans celebrates Mardi Gras

The Kraken house float, on Memphis St., in Lakeview, is one of thousands in the New Orleans area decorated in celebration of Mardi Gras in Louisiana, U.S., February 7, 2021. Picture taken February 7, 2021. Residents have been encouraged to view the homes while practicing social distancing to prevent the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).