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Mardi Gras season kicks-off with winter carnival

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ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – Mardi Gras season kicked off Saturday with the “Soulard Mardi Gras Family Winter Carnival” at the historic Soulard market park.

The family friendly event included bounce houses, a petting zoo and fun interactive displays provided by local artists and organizations.

It was capped off with the children`s parade through the Soulard neighborhood.

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