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Fasching parade makes its way through Helen
Fasching tubing
Fasching tubing

Participants in the Fasching River Parade and Party ride tubes down the Chattahoochee River in Helen, Georgia on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019. The Fasching celebration is a Bavarian version of Mardi Gras.

by Austin Steele
Fasching drum
Fasching drum

Walter Snyder leads the Fasching River Parade and Party in Helen, Georgia with the beat of his drum on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019. The Fasching celebration is a Bavarian version of Mardi Gras.

by Austin Steele
Fasching
Fasching

Participants in the parade make their way through town in Mardi Gras garb during the Fasching River Parade and Party in Helen, Georgia on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019. The Fasching celebration is a Bavarian version of Mardi Gras.

by Austin Steele
Fasching parade
Fasching parade

Participants in the parade make their way through town in Mardi Gras garb during the Fasching River Parade and Party in Helen, Georgia on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019. The Fasching celebration is a Bavarian version of Mardi Gras.

by Austin Steele
Fasching parade
Fasching parade

Jason Dubois, left, and Gene Walter, make noise while parading through Helen, Georgia during the Fasching River Parade and Party on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019. The Fasching celebration is a Bavarian version of Mardi Gras.

by Austin Steele
Fasching parade
Fasching parade

Kathy Coder, left, and Gayle Webb hand out shots of liquor to participants in the Fasching River Parade and Party in Helen, Georgia on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019. The Fasching celebration is a Bavarian version of Mardi Gras.

by Austin Steele
Fasching parade
Fasching parade

Participants in the Fasching River Parade and Party make their way through Helen, Georgia on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019. The Fasching celebration is a Bavarian version of Mardi Gras.

by Austin Steele
Fasching parade
Fasching parade

Ed Parmer falls out of his tube while riding down the Chattahoochee River during the Fasching River Parade and Party in Helen, Georgia on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019. The Fasching celebration is a Bavarian version of Mardi Gras.

by Austin Steele
Fasching tubing
Fasching tubing

Participants ride tubes down the Chattahoochee River during the Fasching River Parade and Party in Helen, Georgia on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019. The Fasching celebration is a Bavarian version of Mardi Gras.

by Austin Steele
Fasching parade
Fasching parade

Participants in the Fasching River Parade and Party walk through Helen, Georgia on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019. The Fasching celebration is a Bavarian version of Mardi Gras.

by Austin Steele
Fasching parade
Fasching parade

Participants in the Fasching River Parade and Party make their way through Helen, Georgia on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019. The Fasching celebration is a Bavarian version of Mardi Gras.

by Austin Steele