How well do you know Mardi Gras trivia?

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BRYAN, Tex. (KBTX) - There's a lot of history with Mardi Gras. It takes place every year the Tuesday before Ash Wednesday when the church season of Lent begins.

Most people think New Orleans when it comes to the big party on Fat Tuesday. But was that where celebrations originally began?

Check out the video above for more fun trivia, including just how many beads get thrown around during the celebrations.