If you're heading out to the Krewe of Centaur Mardi Gras Parade in Shreveport, LA this Saturday, we've got you covered with this year's start time, tips, and rules from the Shreveport Police Department.
I'm no baker or food expert, but it seems like some creative type could come up with an edible alternative to the plastic baby, that would be able to be baked in, or at least placed inside the cake before packaging, so the surprise tradition could be kept alive!
Last year, in a move that confused a lot of people from Louisiana, Softsoap came out with a limited edition Mardi Gras scent. No surprise here, but they aren't offering it for sale this year. However, we did a little sleuthing on the internet and we found it for our Mardi Gras-loving friends on several resale sites.