Donaldsonville Elks Carnival Krewe announces 87th Annual Mardi Gras Ball

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

Donaldsonville Elks Carnival Krewe has announced its 87th Annual Mardi Gras Ball, "When in Rome" to be held on February 15, 2020 at the Assumption Parish Community Center beginning at 6 p.m.

Serving as the lodge's first-ever female Ball Captain will be Kathryn "KK" Hebert with Lee E. Melancon, III serving as Ball Chairman.

Royal couples for the ball were: Lloyd "Rocky" and Kim Capello, Jr., Past King Jolly Goodfellow LXXXIII Daniel and Sandy Mattingly, Danny and Launa Zeringue, and Mark and Valerie Landry.

Other members of the royal court were: Duchesses Brooke Delatte Daughter of the late Lloyd Joseph Delatte and John and Gina Richard, Elaine Michelle Landry, daughter of Pierre and Holly Landry, Lauren Elizabeth Landry, daughter of James "Jimbo" and Nobie Landry, Meredith Cecile Medine, daughter of Mike and Renee Medine, Jr., Catherine Anne Villa Daughter of Keith and Audra Villa; Junior Maid Savannah Claire Katz, Daughter of Reagan Katz and Amanda Maloy; Grand Duke, John Lucien Mire, son of Past King Jolly Goodfellow LXXXI, Pegram and Karen Mire, Alex Charles Gros, son of Marvin and Jill Gros, Jr., Michael Joseph "Trey" Medine, III son of Mike and Renee Medine Jr.; Junior Duke Brennon Frank Tripode, son of Brian Tripode and Amy Bonadona Tripode; and Page and Herald Claire Elizabeth Scallan and Charles Bennet Scallan daughter and son of Jeff Scallan and Carrie Iddins and sponsored by Greg Fischer.

Entertainment will be provided by the band, Stormy. The Krewe anxiously awaits the announcement of King Jolly Goodfellow LXXXVII and his Queen. Tables and tickets are available by calling 225-445-1383.

Contributed by Donaldsonville Elks Lodge #1153