Chasing the Mardi Gras chickens in Mamou

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Posted 5:13 PM 2/12/2013 : Revelers get soaked chasing chickens, traditions

MAMOU - Mardi Gras revelers in Evangeline Parish ditched big floats and sidewalks for muddy fields and horses today, part of a tradition that's as old as Cajun country itself.

The costumed riders traveled around the area to people's homes before ending at the site of the annual chicken... Read More

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