Mardi Gras at Stetson East

Stu­dents enjoyed the 12th annual Mardi Gras Cel­e­bra­tion in Levine Mar­ket­place, which fea­tured spe­cial dishes, a photo booth, a car­i­ca­ture artist, the Hot Tamales Brass Band, and con­tests in pan­cake stacking and cereal eating.

Photos by Brooks Canaday

  • The Hot Tamales Brass Band performs at the 12th Annual Mardi Gras Celebration.

  • First-year student Meghan Gannon (in blue) tries to toss a pancake onto a plate in a timed contest.

  • Contestants in a pancake-stacking competition react as time runs out.

  • From left, second-year College of Science students Gagan Singh, Khushi Chhangani, Aisha Sajjad, and Meera Shah pose in a photo booth.

  • A student reacts as she tries to eat 10 bowls of cereal.

  • Alfred Kyrollos, College of Science '15, competes in a 10-bowl cereal eating contest. It was Kyrollos' third year competing, and he won second place.

  • Stacey Anderson, Class of 2017, wears a masquerade mask.

  • College of Science first-year students Jack Corry and Ola Jakobsze are drawn in caricature.

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