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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- The Krewe of Yazoo parade their lawn mowers down Spanish Town Road during the 2014 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday in Baton Rouge.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- The Krewe of Damifineaux float makes its way down 4th Street during the 2014 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday in Baton Rouge.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- The Krewe of Bassackwards makes its way through a throng of parade goers during the 2014 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday in Baton Rouge.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RYAN BROUSSARD -- Spanish Town crowd parties on Sixth Street.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- Members of the Italian American Marchers make their way down Spanish Town Road during the 2014 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday in Baton Rouge.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- Dressed as a crawfish to attract beads, Lily Justice of Denham Springs shouts to a float during the 2014 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday in Baton Rouge.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- Members of the The Crewe of Celtic Whore Dogs looks for worthy parade goers to throw to during the 2014 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday in Baton Rouge.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade judges Whitney Vann, second from left, and Phil Cangelosi share a laugh as they review floats prior to the start of the parade on Saturday in Baton Rouge.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade judge Phil Cangelosi, top, sings the Italian folk dance Tarentella as judges Whitney Vann, center, and Elizabeth Vowell, second from right, dance in front of the Italian-American Marchers float prior to the start of the parade on Saturday in Baton Rouge.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade judge Tom Waite, left, laughs as fellow judge Whitney Vann, puts panties on his head on Saturday in Baton Rouge.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- Parade goers catch throws as a float makes its way down 4th Street during the 2014 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday in Baton Rouge.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- Parade goers catch throws as a float makes its way down 4th Street during the 2014 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday in Baton Rouge.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- Lt. Gov. Jay Dardenne, top, stands with judges for the 2014 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade prior to festivities on Saturday in Baton Rouge. From left, Phil Cangelosi, Whitney Vann, Ian Perkins, Tom Waite and Elizabeth Vowell.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- Parade goers rejoice as they catch beads during the 2014 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday in Baton Rouge.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- Parade goers catch throws as a float makes its way down 4th Street during the 2014 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday in Baton Rouge.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade judge Phil Cangelosi, center, and Lt. Gov. Jay Dardenne sing atop the Italian-American Marchers float prior to the start of the 2014 parade on Saturday in Baton Rouge.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- Meagen Guillory, left, reaches out from her tree-top perch to catch beads during the 2014 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday in Baton Rouge.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- Baton Rouge Mayor-President Kip Holden reaches out to greet a parade goer during the 2014 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday in Baton Rouge.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- Lanette Olivier with the Krewe of Yazoo kicks up her heels as she makes her way with her lawn mower through downtown Baton Rouge during the 2014 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- Members of the Babycakes strut their stuff down Spanish Town Road during the 2014 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday in Baton Rouge.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- Members of the Babycakes strut their stuff down Spanish Town Road during the 2014 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday in Baton Rouge.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- Robert Stevens with the Sunrise Brass Band of Baton Rouge marches during the 2014 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday in Baton Rouge.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- Parade goers wait for throws during the 2014 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday in Baton Rouge.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- Parade goers reach out for beads during the 2014 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday in downtown Baton Rouge.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- Beads fly through the air during the 2014 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday downtown in Baton Rouge.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- A fight breaks out along Spanish Town Road at the start of the 2014 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday in Baton Rouge.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- Members of the Sunrise Brass Band march during the 2014 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday in Baton Rouge.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- The Krewe of Morning Wood makes their way down 4th Street during the 2014 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday in downtown Baton Rouge.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- A member of the Crewe of Celtic Whore Dogs tosses a throw during the 2014 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday in Baton Rouge.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- Natalie Beasley of New Orleans, top, catches a handful of beads during the 2014 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday in Baton Rouge.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- The Krewe of Sleaziana makes its way down Spanish Town Road during the 2014 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday in Baton Rouge.

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  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- Members of the Krewe of Yazoo march their way down Spanish Town Road during the 2014 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday in Baton Rouge.

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