2016 Washington DC Mardi Gras

The 80th Louisiana Shrimp and Petroleum Festival Queen, Miss Anna Washburn began her trek to Washington D.C. for the annual Mystick Krewe of Louisianians Mardi Gras celebration on Wednesday, January 20th. While in DC, a snowstorm hit, delaying her return home to Monday, January 25th. While in Washington D.C., Anna attended Louisiana ALIVE, the Chairman's Dinner Dance and the Mardi Gras Ball.  Anna on her trip: "This week has been one of the most amazing experiences! I'm so thankful for my festival for giving me the opportunity to represent Morgan City and the Shrimp and Petroleum Festival in our nation's capital. I've had so much fun and made many lifelong memories." Below are a few pictures from Anna's trip.