The Rex Carnival ball took place at the Sheraton Hotel with Stephen Hales as Rex and Anna Huger as the queen of Carnival. The Comus Ball took place at the Marriott Hotel with Avery Rowan as queen. Both courts met to hail the end of Carnival.
Sunday, February 26, 2017
Former queens of Carnival, consorts of Rex, gathered Wednesday for their annual luncheon at Antoine’s Restaurant. They included Adelaide Wisdom Benjamin (Mrs. Edward B. Benjamin Jr.), who reigned in 1953; Miss Adelaide Dabezies Goodyear, the 2016 …
Saturday, February 25, 2017
The Zulu Social Aid and Pleasure Club held its coronation ball at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center and hailed as king and queen Adonis C. Expose and Donna M. Glapion.
Friday, February 24, 2017
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Monday, February 20, 2017
The National Council Gulf Coast Region Auditions for the Metropolitan Opera took place on the campus of Loyola University, followed by a reception in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Barry LeBlanc.
Sunday, February 19, 2017
Saturday, February 18, 2017
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Monday, February 13, 2017
The 92nd bal masque of the Children's Carnival Club took place in The Marriott Hotel and honored as king and queen Mr. Miles Salmen Michell and Miss Kristina Schwing Bickham.
Sunday, February 12, 2017
The Krewe of Athenians held its annual Carnival ball at the Orpheum Theater and honored Miss Erin Curry Reily as queen.
Saturday, February 11, 2017
The Achaeans' annual masked ball was held in the Grand Ballroom of the Sheraton New Orleans with Miss Emily Dickson Ellis as queen.
Tuesday, February 07, 2017
Sunday, February 05, 2017
Young Men Illinois Club queen-elect Candace Nia Smith was honored at a debutante party at the Westin Canal Place given by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Clinton Tracy Smith Jr.
Saturday, February 04, 2017
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Monday, January 30, 2017
Sunday, January 29, 2017
The Caliphs of Cairo held their annual masked ball in the Royal Tent on the grounds of the New Orleans Country Club and honored debutante Miss Emily Catherine Busse as queen.
Saturday, January 28, 2017
Friday, January 27, 2017
The French Quarter Business Association Board Installation & Awards Dinner took place in the Grand Ballroom of the Royal Sonesta Hotel.
Thursday, January 26, 2017
At the 2017 YMCA of Greater New Orleans annual meeting on the campus of Delgado Community College, Lee Alexius received the C. Allen Favrot Humanitarian of the Year award and John Espenan, the Mildred Wild Volunteer of the Year award.