The annual Durham Mardi Gras Parade and After Party begins at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28, at CCB Plaza downtown. Above, hometown favorites the Bull City Strutters lead revelers down Rigsbee Avenue in a New Orleans-inspired Fat Tuesday celebration at a previous parade.
The annual Durham Mardi Gras Parade and After Party begins at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28, at CCB Plaza downtown. Above, hometown favorites the Bull City Strutters lead revelers down Rigsbee Avenue in a New Orleans-inspired Fat Tuesday celebration at a previous parade. Mark Schultz mschultz@newsobserver.com
The annual Durham Mardi Gras Parade and After Party begins at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28, at CCB Plaza downtown. Above, hometown favorites the Bull City Strutters lead revelers down Rigsbee Avenue in a New Orleans-inspired Fat Tuesday celebration at a previous parade. Mark Schultz mschultz@newsobserver.com

Daybook: Feb. 26-March 4

February 25, 2017 06:00 AM