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Classic Cars and College Cheerleaders Parade

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - Mardi Gras in Alexandria kicked off Friday evening.

The Hixson Autoplex Classic Cars and College Cheerleaders Parade rolled through the streets of downtown Alexandria.

Vintage autos were on display along the route.

Cheerleaders from colleges and universities throughout the state were also on-hand.

The event ushers in a weekend full of fun here in Central Louisiana.

"It brings in so many people from other areas which makes it nice, because everybody gets to party. It's time for Mardi Gras!" said parade attendee Alicia Sterne.

 

 

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