The Krewe of Xanadu celebrated its 28th year with a ball themed "Xanadu Grand Prix 2018" on Feb. 9 at the Cajundome Convention Center.

King Xanadu XXVIII Elmo Donald Lasseigne and Queen Xanadu XXVIII Diana Kay Foreman reigned over the festivities with ball Captain Tina D. Derouen.

Muses and their heroes were: Head Muse Amy Brunet as “Cheyenne the Black Mustang,” escorted by Paul Brunet; Shelley Johnson as “Alexis the Dodge Charger,” escorted by Calvin Johnson; Kim Thibodeaux as “Skylar the Pontiac Firebird, escorted by Andrew Bellard; Julie Isenberg as “Crystal the Chevy Camero,” escorted by Bruce Isenberg; Joy Scallan as “Rharon the Shelby Cobra,” escorted by Joel Scallan; Angela Reid as “Adriana the Plymouth Barracuda,” escorted by Colin Reid; Aileen Dauterive as “Stella the Ford Galaxie,” escorted by Kansas Hernandez; Christine Mire as “Scarlet the Red Corvette,” escorted by Daniel Raggette, and Emily Goodman as “Sophia the Chevy El Camino,” escorted by Jacob Winters.