OK, it's here. Beads, king cake, parades, balls, carnival rides, more beads...Mardi Gras time in Acadiana! Despite some threatening weather, most of the area events are still on. Our friends at the Lafayette Convention and Visitors Commission have provided a run down on what's going on, and where. Check out the complete schedule HERE, and Happy Mardi Gras from 97.3 the DAWG!