Mardi Gras Parade King LaMarr Jones leads the way for the Dogtown Dance Theatre’
s 10th Annual Mardi Gras RVA parade last Saturday along Bainbridge Street in South Side. People wearing colorful costumes and Mardi Gras beads fell in behind him. The dancing, singing and entertainment went on for 10 blocks, followed by a variety of dance performances inside Dogtown Dance Theatre, ranging from belly dancing to Latin and salsa, hip-hop, African and modern dance. The event attracted people of all ages who enjoyed New Orleans-style food, beverages, face painting, balloon art and other activities.