Mardi Gras conjures up images of large, raucous crowds and the decadence of Bourbon Street; but 130 miles away, in the heart of Cajun Country, rural Mardi Gras is wilder than anything in the French Quarter of New Orleans.
If you thought Bourbon St. was wild, check out rural, Cajun Mardi Gras.
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Primary filming was done during Mardi Gras, 2007 in Lafayette, Mamou, St. Martinville, Eunice and Scott, Louisiana. Most of the crew was made up of students at the University of Louisiana, Lafayette. See more