Mardi Gras. Jaden Nichols. Mardi Gras. Mardi Gras translates to “Fat Tuesday” in English. The name originates from the ancient custom of a fat ox is paraded through Paris on this day. Accessories. On Mardi Gras, French people like to wear many different things for the celebration.
On Mardi Gras, French people like to wear many different things for the celebration.
Mardi Gras is a very famous holiday. It is celebrated all over the country with bright colors, hats, masks, beads, and all different kinds of decorations.
Everyone likes to dress up on Mardi Gras! Big, flamboyant, colorful designs on masks, costumes, and clothes are very popular.
Purple symbolizes justice.
(gold) symbolizes power.
Green symbolizes faith.