Woonsocket lets the good times roll - Mardi Gras 2014

Woonsocket lets the good times roll - Mardi Gras 2014

(Valley Breeze photos by Bill Murphy)

Lynn and Roger Croteau, of North Smithfield, dance at the Woonsocket Mardi Gras Festival on Feb. 22. The event was held at the St. Ann Arts & Cultural Center. The couple's daughter, Brittney Croteau, was a Mardi Gras Princess. in Woonsocket.

Mardi Gras Queen Sheylon Lawson, left, of Providence, and King Jace, better known as state Rep. Robert D. Phillips, of Woonsocket, dance at the Woonsocket Mardi Gras Festival.
Lillian Brouillette, 5, from Woonsocket, above, dances at the Woonsocket Children's Mardi Gras Festival on Feb. 22 at the Father Marot CYO Center.
Mardi Gras party-goers take to the dance floor at St. Ann Arts & Cultural Center. Among those dancing are Jackie Boudreau, left, of North Smithfield, Tina Clarke, center, of Woonsocket and Nancy Fafard, right, of Woonsocket.
Former Mardi Gras Queens Nancy Beauregard, left, of Woonsocket, and Jackie Boudreau, right, of North Smithfield, dance at this year's Woonsocket Mardi Gras Festival at the St. Ann Arts & Cultural Center. Beauregard was queen in 2000 and Boudreau was queen in 2012.
Kyleigh Arenas, 8, from Cumberland, claps along to a song at the Woonsocket Children's Mardi Gras Festival.