Queen and King LV.

Queen Nancy Jean Peters and King John East.

Non-Profit & 501(c)3

We are a 501(c)(3) organization and a Lousiana non-profit corporation. Click the icon to learn more.

Ball 56 – Jan 2021

By invitation only. Our 56th annual ball will be held at the Frederick Sigur Civic Center on January 2021 @ 7:00 PM.


We are a gay social Mardi Gras krewe. We host functions to support our ball as well as to just have a good time.

Attend our ball! Tickets on sale now.

Our Sponsors

Sponsors are the life blood of our Krewe and we are very greateful for the support and genrosity they show the Krewe. (Click each icon to learn more about our sponsors.)

Platinum Sponsors

$2,000 +

+ Gerard Scavo, Kenneth Walker, and James Hochadel

Gold Sponsors


+ Consider becoming a Gold Sponor!

Silver Sponsors


+Bank of Lousiana
+ The Corner Pocket
+ The Double Play
+ Wood Enterprises 

Bronze Sponsors


+ Grand Pre’s
+ Lousiana Pizza Kitchen Uptown 
+ Voodo Lounge
+ Nick Mosca & Andy Parent

Patron Sponsors


+ Larry & Steven Engwall

In-Kind Sponsors


+ Ambush Magazine
+  Quarter Master Deli
+ St. Anna’s Episcopal Church
+ Richard Weinberg, FSM Capital Management

Latest News

Keep up with the Krewe here. We’ll post information about our events, good news, and more here. Our last three posts will always be visible here, but if you want to see more, click the “See All Posts” button below.

The Krewe of Amon-Ra is Officially a 501(c)(3)!

As of February 19th, the Krewe of Amon-Ra is officially a exempt from federal income taxes with the effective date of our exemption dated back to December 16, 2016! Thanks[…]

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Photos from Ball LIV are ready to view!

Photos from our 54th Annual Ball are ready to view! We hope you had a wonderful time at The Boomer Ball presented by Ball Captain John East and can relive[…]

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Check Out the Latest Issue of Ambush

Take a look at our Queen and King on the cover of Ambush! Ambush Magazine serves both locals and travelers as the definitive LGBTQ news source for the Gulf South.[…]

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About the Krewe of Amon-Ra

Founded in 1965, we are the only Krewe with 54 consecutive balls and counting …

The Krewe of Amon-Ra has a rich history.

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Board Members

Meet the Board of Amon-Ra elected annually by the Krewe membership. 

Ron Issler


Roger Hartline

Vice President

Gabriel Mitchell


Bill McCarthy 

Ball Captain

Jeremy Weinberg

Function Lieutenant

Matt Easley

Ball Lieutenant

Stuart Nettles


John East


Contact us

If you are interested in joing the Krewe, becoming a sponor of the Krewe, or just want say hellow, please use the form below to send us an email.