Last Call for this weekend’s PARADE!

Sunday, SUNday, SUNDAY! Additional details about this weekend’s chance to exercise your Kingly (or Queenly, or Mafioso) privilege and ROLL! 1. The parade is a 2.1 mile loop, twice.  This means it begins and ends near the parking lot (at the convention center) where we’ll be staging, AND we have permission to park in this lot.  I’m not sure we’ve ever had parking this convenient for a parade. 2. There …

Parade on Sunday, June 21st – 5:30PM

Parade on Sunday, June 21st – 5:30PM A “mini” parade is a perfect way to end Father’s Day, right?! The National Charter School Association Conference is being held in New Orleans this year, and they are organizing a little “Welcome to New Orleans” parade for the 5000+ attendees.  They’ve asked us to get involved to to share the awesomeness that is NOLA, parading, and the Elvi. The organization has secured …

BERG

BERG  Let’s spend Saturday evening with the ladies from BERG as they take on the ladies from Cincinnati and Rocket City (Houston).  The action begins at 5pm.  Our show time is 4:45pm.  Beer and candy provided. Please reply to Lil Joe at joseph.m.valdivia@gmail.com if you can  represent. Thanks, Lil Joe

Election Results 

The Krewe has spoken!  We know that your time is valuable, so a big thankyouverymuch to all of you who took the time to participate in this year’s elections.  Congratulations to your newly elected (and returning!) board members: Ed Carlson Mark Duros* Ryan Glass* Brian Moore Joe Valdivia Sheri Winter* * indicates returning board member Full election results can be seen here. Again, congratulations to all, and a sincere thanks …

Elections are happening NOW!

Members of the greatest Krewe around… Check your inboxes for a link to VOTE!  The email will have come from elections@electionbuddy.com, and has a subject of “Vote Now! — 2015 BoD Elections.” It went out at noon on June 1st, so if you haven’t seen it, check your junk/spam/promotions folders to ensure that you are able to cast your vote. We will be sending out a reminder email to those of …

Krewe registration NOW OPEN!

Please check your email for the registration announcement and links.  The announcement was sent out on 7/2. A note about Krewe emails: As has been previously noted, emails from the Krewe will henceforth be sent exclusively in the HTML format.  For those of you using gmail, it is possible these emails are being directed to your “Promotions” tab.  Please take a moment to check it (see example below) and move …

Calling ALL ELVIDORES!

San Fermin is almost upon us! Here are the details for the event we have come to know and love: 2014 SAN FERMIN IN NUEVA ORLEANS: THE RUNNING OF THE BULLS IN NEW ORLEANS! The Encierro is set under the following schedule: WHAT: 8th Annual Running of the Bulls in New Orleans WHERE: The Sugar Mill . 1021 Convention Center Boulevard WHEN: Saturday, July 12th, 2014 7:15 am Procession of San Fermin …