Hephaestus holds last ball of the season
The oldest-chartered Mardi Gras krewe, Hephaestus, in the Tri-City area will hold the last Carnival ball of the season on Saturday. Six parades will be held starting tonight with one held daily until Fat Tuesday when two parades are slated.
Krewe officials remind ball patrons that the event begins promptly as scheduled and all viewers should be seated prior to the published start time.
Krewe of Hephaestus
The Krewe of Hephaestus will hold the last coronation court in the Tri-City area at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Morgan City Municipal Auditorium. This invitation-only event has free balcony viewing for the public.
Making an appearance will be King and Queen Hephaestus LIII Kenneth Cefalu and Abigail Conrad.
Hephaestus will parade Fat Tuesday at 2 p.m. in Morgan City.
The parade will organize at the corner of Sixth and Sycamore streets in Morgan City, proceed down Sixth Street to Marguerite Street, Ninth Street, Clothilde Street, and Victor II Boulevard, ending at the auditorium.