Queen Hephaestus LV Elizabeth Hover and her parents, Mr. and Mrs. John B. Hover, opened the Mardi Gras season for the Krewe of Hephaestus with a Twelfth Night party. From left are Hephaestus Captain Richard Romaire Jr., Lynn Romaire, Tracie Hover, Elizabeth Hover, John B. Hover, Judith Manfre and King Hephaestus LV Luke Manfre .
--Brocato Journalism photos