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ETX Mardi Gras Celebration

ETX Mardi Gras Celebration

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JEFFERSON (KYTX) -East Texas kicked off it's Mardi Gras Celebration today. 


A celebration in Jefferson is expected to bring in 30,000 visitors into East Texas. The Marion County Chamber of Commerce says it's the biggest event in Jefferson, and many businesses rely on the money it brings.
Parades, food, and fun for the all ages.  Commerce Director Kaynn Holomon says rain or sunshine the events will go on. 

"it's just something people don't want to miss. They want to see the parades and all of the events." 

The celebration lasts until Sunday.  

For a complete list of events - click here

 

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