New Orleans Mayor Cancels Mardi Gras Parades In 2021

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Bourbon Street was a sea of humanity on Mardi Gras day in New Orleans in February. The city will not allow Mardi Gras parades in 2021.

"With COVID-19 cases increasing around the country, we will have to modify how to observe carnival season," the mayor said. She's asking for alternative ideas from the public.

(Image credit: Rusty Costanza/AP)