City hosts annual Southern Decadence Parade

Advocate staff photo by ELIOT KAMENITZ-- Performer Gia Givonni does her fallen and get get back up routine before the annual Labor Day weekend  Southern Decadence parade in the French Quarter on Sunday, September 1, 2013. The 2013 theme is
Advocate staff photo by ELIOT KAMENITZ-- Performer Gia Givonni does her fallen and get get back up routine before the annual Labor Day weekend Southern Decadence parade in the French Quarter on Sunday, September 1, 2013. The 2013 theme is "Live, Laugh and Love" and the official colors for 2013 are fuchsia pink, tangerine orange, and gold. And Belle Reve is the official charity for Southern Decadence 2013. Belle Reve provides permanent and transitional housing along with full support services to adults and families living with AIDS or HIV-related illnesses. The Grand Marshals where Tami Tarmac and Venus Santiago.