Keesler AFB hosts kids Mardi Gras parade

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The 81st Training Wing is hosting a children’s Mardi Gras parade to start the day’s celebrations Feb. 28, at 9:30 a.m. in front of the Child Development Center here.

The children, infants to 5-year olds, will march in the parade past spectators who will throw them candy and beads while wearing themed costumes. 

Media interested in covering the event should contact the Public Affairs office no later than 9 a.m. Monday, Feb. 27, at (228) 377-2783 or via e-mail at to RSVP.