Royal flags mark opening of Mardi Gras season


2013 Krewe of Town Revelers Mardi Gras Royalty, King Cimmer LVIII Greg Alan Jones and his Queen, Katie Shelton Chiasson, marked the opening of this year’s Mardi Gras season by hanging their official royal Mardi Gras flags. Similar flags, indicating past Kings and Queens of the Krewe of Town Revelers, can be seen hanging throughout Crowley, Rayne and Acadia Parish. The monarchs ruled over last year’s Mardi Gras Ball, themed “Carnivalesque du Cirque.” This year’s Mardi Gras Ball will be held on Saturday, March 1, at the Rice Festival Building. Tickets will be handled through an online ticket system and will go on sale in mid-January. Information may be obtained from members of the Crowley Town Club or by calling 783-1410.

Acadia Parish Today

Crowley Post-Signal
P.O. Box 1589, Crowley, LA 70527
Phone: 337-783-3450
Fax: 337-788-0949

Rayne-Acadian Tribune
P.O. Box 260, Rayne, LA 70578
Phone: 337-334-3186
Fax: 337-334-8474

Church Point News
315 N. Main St., Church Point, LA 70525
Phone: 337-684-5711
Fax: 337-684-5793

Follow Us