Run for the Beads kicks off big Mardi Gras weekend

Posted on: 7:06 pm, February 22, 2014, by

ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – It was a busy weekend of Mardi Gras events. Runners from all over the country gathered in Soulard Saturday morning to get the weekend rolling with the annual “Run for the Beads.” The run featured screaming fans and lots of outrageous costumes.