From the George P. Mitchell Award presentation to the parade named in the late Mr. Mitchell to the Uptown Umbrella Brigade, Mardi Gras Galveston got off to a fun start.

Our friends at Firefox Pictures and Chris Swanson will be providing video updates throughout Mardi Gras that they have agreed to let us use.

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