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PICTURES: 2015 Mardi Gras Mayor’s Ball

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One of the year’s most anticipated social events, The Mayor’s Ball is hosted by Mayor Francis Slay and the Mardi Gras Foundation in the Rotunda of St. Louis City Hall. This black tie gala featured food, cocktails, dancing, and entertainment by That 80’s Band. Proceeds from the Ball benefit the Mardi Gras Foundation, which has made community grants to improve Soulard and downtown since 2003.