Mardi Gras season
THE POST-SIGNAL / Saja Hoffpauir
Krewe of Town Revelers 2018 Mardi Gras royalty, King Cimmer LXIII John Larry Dubose and his Queen, Tina Istre Reaux, marked 12th Night and the opening of this year’s Mardi Gras season by preparing to hang their official royal Mardi Gras flags. Similar flags, indicating past kings and queens of the Krewe of Town Revelers, can be seen hanging throughout Crowley and Acadia Parish. This year’s Mardi Gras Ball will be held at 7 p.m. on Saturday, March 2, at the Rice Festival Building. Tickets must be purchased in advance and will go on sale on Jan. 17 at the Crowley Town Club and through the official website: www.ktrcarnivalball.ticketleap.com/64th. Information may also be obtained by calling the Crowley Town Club at 783-1432.