No Mystique, no Artemis, no Orion — no parades are rolling for Mardi Gras this year.

But if you want to see what some very creative people in Spanish Town and Mid City have done to their houses, you can roll past these "house floats."


Location list: Baton Rouge house 'floats' bring the Mardi Gras spirit


Think of it, as the Mid City Gras folks call it, a reverse parade: People come by while the "floats" — people's houses — are stationary. 

Take a look at some of the house floats below.