Carnival 2012 should be a ball | WWL

A float carrying members of the Krewe of Bacchus Mardi Gras parade rolls down St. Charles Avenue in New Orleans, Sunday, March 6, 2011. Mardi Gras season ends with an all-day celebration on Tuesday, March 8th.
(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Carnival 2012 is poised to be as big if not bigger than the celebration last year which, by all accounts, was nothing short of phenomenal for the city.

Celebrities will bring attention, not to mention they will be a fun draw for locals who of course are really what the celebration is all about. Hit comedian Will Ferrell should prove to be a popular Bacchus monarch...

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