marching bands http://wrkf.org en High School Marching Bands Lay Down The Beat Of Mardi Gras http://wrkf.org/post/high-school-marching-bands-lay-down-beat-mardi-gras In less than an hour, the McDonogh 35 High School marching band — including the flag girls, the dance team, the majorettes, the color guard and the actual band — needs to be on the parade route five miles away. It's the peak of Carnival season in New Orleans, and high school marching bands form the backbeat of Mardi Gras.<p>But some kids can't find their uniforms. In the parking lot outside, the color guard is all out of sync. Sun, 10 Feb 2013 15:52:00 +0000 editor 5984 at http://wrkf.org High School Marching Bands Lay Down The Beat Of Mardi Gras