Tag Archive for Parade

Mobile Mardi Gras 2014: Joe Cain Day Parade

oopi3

Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share…MOBILE, Ala. — The Order Of Pi Krewe, led by Queen Stephanie VanArsdale, went off on Joe Cain Day in Mobile, Alabama on Saturday. Joseph Stillwell Cain, Jr. “Joe Cain” (October 10, 1832 – April 17, 1904) is largely credited with the rebirth of Mardi Gras celebrations…

Mobile Mardi Gras 2014 Mystics of Time

dragon1a

Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share…MOBILE, Ala. — One of Mobile’s most popular parades, the Mystics of Time, comes out on the Saturday before Mardi Gras and unleashes smoke-breathing dragons on the streets of the city. The krewe was formed in 1948 and first paraded the next year. As the story goes,…