ST. LOUIS - St. Louis is gearing up for a big Mardi Gras weekend. The grand parade starts Saturday at 11:00 a.m., but first the Annual Mayor's Ball is tonight at City Hall, benefitting the Mardi Gras Foundation.
This black-tie gala features food, cocktails, dancing, and spectacular entertainment. The funds raised by the Mayor`s Ball have enabled more than $500,000 in community grants in Soulard and downtown.
This is the second celebration for Mayor Lyda Krewson.
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