Rex arrives on Lundi Gras

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The King of Carnival

NEW ORLEANS – It’s a tradition that’s been going on since 1872.

The Rex Organization has a rich history when it comes to Mardi Gras.

Rex is the King of Carnival.

He arrives by train.

He’s ready to rule.

WGNO News with a Twist features guy Wild Bill Wood is in Spanish Plaza where the king gets the keys to the city of New Orleans.

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