Mardi Gras Pet Parade To Feature Bacon Brothers Band

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SOULARD (KTVI)-One of the biggest events of the Soulard Mardi Gras season is the Beggin’ Pet Parade. Who better to headline the event, sponsored by a bacon-flavored dog treat, than The Bacon Brothers. The band, which features well-known actor Kevin Bacon and his brother Michael Bacon, a TV and film composer, will reportedly be the Grand Marshals of the parade and then perform at 2:30pm.

Kevin Bacon is a Golden Globe winner and Emmy award nominated actor. He is making his prime time series debut in the new FOX drama, The Following, which debuts Jan. 21 on FOX 2.

The 19th annual Beggin’ Pet Parade will be held Feb. 3, 2013 and starts at 1:00pm at Menard and Allen streets.

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