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Photo feature: Good times throw

Krewe of Heart and Soul Mardi Gras king Willie Wesley throws beads to the crowd gathered on Main Street for the Krewe of Phoenix parade. (Sam Gause / The Natchez Democrat)

Krewe of Heart and Soul Mardi Gras king Willie Wesley throws beads to the crowd gathered on Main Street for the Krewe of Phoenix parade. (Sam Gause / The Natchez Democrat)

 

People watching the parade await beads thrown into the crowd during parade. (Sam Gause / The Natchez Democrat)

People watching the parade await beads thrown into the crowd during parade. (Sam Gause / The Natchez Democrat)

 

Tristan Fondren, left, and Owen Jordan, right, hold out their arms to catch beads during the Krewe of Phoenix Mardi Gras parade. (Sam Gause / The Natchez Democrat)

Tristan Fondren, left, and Owen Jordan, right, hold out their arms to catch beads during the Krewe of Phoenix Mardi Gras parade. (Sam Gause / The Natchez Democrat)