Chappy Hardy's Six Decades at Mardi Gras Filmmaker and New Orleans man-about-town Chappy Hardy has been celebrating Mardi Gras for 59 years. He tells the story behind the Mardi Gras parades, and his favorite Carnivale song.
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Chappy Hardy's Six Decades at Mardi Gras

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Chappy Hardy's Six Decades at Mardi Gras

Chappy Hardy's Six Decades at Mardi Gras

Chappy Hardy's Six Decades at Mardi Gras

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Filmmaker and New Orleans man-about-town Chappy Hardy has been celebrating Mardi Gras for 59 years. He tells the story behind the Mardi Gras parades, and his favorite Carnivale song.