The Mardi Gras is a festival filled with fun, laughter and glamourous costumes.
OMG Facts however has compiled a series of images showcasing some of the most creepy pictures ever taken at the festival.
We're not sure what went though the minds of these participants when they decided to don the costumes.
What's more surprising is the fact that they were not banned from the festival.
Yes this may sound extreme, but you might change you mind after seeing the eerie pictures in the gallery below.