Krewes of Carrollton, King Arthur, Alla and Femme Fatale roll Uptown

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The Krewe of Carrollton's "The Masked Ball" float rolls on Magazine Street. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Krewe of Carrollton’s “The Masked Ball” float rolls on Magazine Street. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A spectator catches beads during the Krewe of King Arthur parade. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A spectator catches beads during the Krewe of King Arthur parade. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

Four parades — the krewes of Carrollton, King Arthur, Alla and Femme Fatale — rolled on the Uptown route Sunday afternoon.

Riders strike a pose on the Krewe of Alla "Women at War" float on Magazine Street. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

Riders strike a pose on the Krewe of Alla “Women at War” float on Magazine Street. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A dancer from Samuel J. Green Charter School marches in the Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatales parade. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A dancer from Samuel J. Green Charter School marches in the Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatales parade. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

Krewe of Carrollton

The 25 floats of the Krewe of Carrollton played with the theme of “Night at the Opera.”

Carrollton's King, Mark Scott Terral, rolls on Magazine Street. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

Carrollton’s King, Mark Scott Terral, rolls on Magazine Street. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A rider on the Carrollton Junior Maids float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A rider on the Carrollton Junior Maids float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

Carrollton's queen, Kathleen Garrity White. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

Carrollton’s queen, Kathleen Garrity White. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Krewe of Carrollton's "Flying Dutchman" float on Magazine Street. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Krewe of Carrollton’s “Flying Dutchman” float on Magazine Street. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A maid in the Krewe of Carrollton. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A maid in the Krewe of Carrollton. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Krewe of Carrollton's "Tosca" float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Krewe of Carrollton’s “Tosca” float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

KIPP Central City Academy marches in the Krewe of Carrollton on Magazine Street. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

KIPP Central City Academy marches in the Krewe of Carrollton on Magazine Street. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Krewe of Carrollton "Rigoletto" float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Krewe of Carrollton “Rigoletto” float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Krewe of Carrollton's "Carmen float." (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Krewe of Carrollton’s “Carmen float.” (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

Krewe of King Arthur

The 27 floats of the Krewe of King Arthur rolled with the theme of “It’s in the Mail.”

Spud McConnell rides in the Krewe of King Arthur parade. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

Spud McConnell rides in the Krewe of King Arthur parade. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Krewe of King Arthur captain's float on Magazine Street. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Krewe of King Arthur captain’s float on Magazine Street. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

Thomas Bourgeois rides as king in the Krewe of King Arthur. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

Thomas Bourgeois rides as king in the Krewe of King Arthur. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

Bruce Pizzolatto rides as Merlin in the Krewe of King Arthur. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

Bruce Pizzolatto rides as Merlin in the Krewe of King Arthur. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Sophie B. Wright band marches on Magazine Street in the Krewe of King Arthur parade. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Sophie B. Wright band marches on Magazine Street in the Krewe of King Arthur parade. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

Riders on the Krewe of King Arthur title float, "It''s in the Mail." (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

Riders on the Krewe of King Arthur title float, “It”s in the Mail.” (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The title cards in the Krewe of King Arthur parade carried postcard-style jokes. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

0208 king arthur camelot title card The title cards in the Krewe of King Arthur parade carried postcard-style jokes. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Krewe of King Arthur Marine Corps Base float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Krewe of King Arthur Marine Corps Base float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Krewe of King Arthur "Crazy Horse Monument" float on Magazine Street. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Krewe of King Arthur “Crazy Horse Monument” float on Magazine Street. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A dancer in the Amelia Earhawts troupe greets a spectator during the Krewe of King Arthur parade. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A dancer in the Amelia Earhawts troupe greets a spectator during the Krewe of King Arthur parade. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

Riders in the Krewe of King Arthur parade. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

Riders in the Krewe of King Arthur parade. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A rider in the Krewe of King Arthur "Detroit Assembly Plant" parade. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A rider in the Krewe of King Arthur “Detroit Assembly Plant” parade. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Krewe of Alla

The Krewe of Alla chose the patriotic theme of “Land of the Free, Home of the Brave” for its roll through Uptown New Orleans.

The Krewe of Alla captain's float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Krewe of Alla captain’s float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The king of the Krewe of Alla. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The king of the Krewe of Alla. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Warren Easton band marches on Magazine Street near the beginning of the Krewe of Alla parade. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Warren Easton band marches on Magazine Street near the beginning of the Krewe of Alla parade. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Krewe of Alla title float, "Land of the Free, Home of the Brave." (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Krewe of Alla title float, “Land of the Free, Home of the Brave.” (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Krewe of Alla "Our Founding Fathers" float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Krewe of Alla “Our Founding Fathers” float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A girl scores a rubber chicken from a rider on the Krewe of Alla "U.S. Army" float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A girl scores a rubber chicken from a rider on the Krewe of Alla “U.S. Army” float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Krewe of Alla "Air Force" float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Krewe of Alla “Air Force” float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Krewe of Alla's signature "Allagator" makes its way up Magazine Street. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Krewe of Alla’s signature “Allagator” makes its way up Magazine Street. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

Beads fly from the Krewe of Alla "Women at War" float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

Beads fly from the Krewe of Alla “Women at War” float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A rider prepares to toss beads from the Krewe of Alla "Victory" float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A rider prepares to toss beads from the Krewe of Alla “Victory” float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatale

The Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatale made its debut on the Uptown route with 14 floats parading with the theme of “Hollywood Horror Classics.”

Gwen Rainey rides as Le Grande Femme Fatale in the Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatales. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

Gwen Rainey rides as Le Grande Femme Fatale in the Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatales. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Pussyfooters dance in the Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatales. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Pussyfooters dance in the Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatales. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A Mistress of the Robes rides in the Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatales. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A Mistress of the Robes rides in the Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatales. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

Judge Paula Brown and the Pin Stripes Brass Band ride in the Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatales. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

Judge Paula Brown and the Pin Stripes Brass Band ride in the Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatales. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A girl dances with a baton as the Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatale passes on Magazine Street. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A girl dances with a baton as the Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatale passes on Magazine Street. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatales' "Alien" float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatales’ “Alien” float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

St. Katherine Drexel Preparatory School marches in the Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatales. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

St. Katherine Drexel Preparatory School marches in the Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatales. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A rider on the Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatales' "Witches" float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A rider on the Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatales’ “Witches” float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A member of the Skinz and Bonez gang marches in the Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatales. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A member of the Skinz and Bonez gang marches in the Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatales. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A rider on the Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatales' "Octopussy" float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A rider on the Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatales’ “Octopussy” float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The James Singleton Dryades YMCA Charter School marches in the Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatales parade. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The James Singleton Dryades YMCA Charter School marches in the Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatales parade. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The "Dracula" float in the Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatales. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

The “Dracula” float in the Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatales. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A rider on the Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatales "Haunted Castles" float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A rider on the Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatales “Haunted Castles” float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A rider on the Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatales "Brides of Dracula" float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A rider on the Mystic Krewe of Femme Fatales “Brides of Dracula” float. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

See below for live coverage.

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