Annual Balls

55 Gay Mardi Gras Balls and counting!

This is one of the things we do best

Every year, without fail, The Mystic Krewe of Amon-Ra has held an annual ball since it’s inception.

This is how we ball.

“Nothing compares to being on that stage and transforming reality into a realm of fantasy, even if it is only for one night.

– Jerry Gilley, Krewe of Amon-Ra

INVITATION ONLY

Our annual ball is by invitation only. Each Krewe member is given a table of ten seats. To be invited is quite the honor.

FORMAL ATTIRE

Our ball is a formal event. Tuexedos and dresses are required,

RICH TRADITIONS

Founded in 1965, our Krewe is rich in the history of Gay Mardi Gras.

“The Aviary Ball”

Ball LV – February 1, 2020

Captain: Bill McCarthy


Queen: Stuart Nettles
King: John East

Sponsor the Krewe

“The Boomer Ball”

Ball LIV – February 9, 2019

Captain: John East


Queen: Gabriel Mitchell 
King: Matt Easley 

Dedicated to Kenny Walker

Sponsor the Krewe

“Express Yourself”

Ball LIII – January 20, 2018

Captain: Errol Rizzuto (John East)


Queen LIII: Ron Issler
King LIII: Jeremy Weinberg


Dedicated to Errol Rizzuto.

Sponsor the Krewe

“A Night at the Opera…ahh..Opry”

Ball LII – 2017

Captain: Leonard Williams


Queen: Regina Adams
King: Ronnie White

Sponsor the Krewe

“Everything That Glitters Isn’t Gold”

Ball LI – 2016

Captain: Leonard Williams


Queen LI: Mina Hernandez
King LI: Chris Arthur

Sponsor the Krewe

“Weighing of the Heart – Final Judgment”

50th Anniversay

Ball L – 2015

Captain: John S. Zeringue III


Queen L: Mike Moreau
King L: Darwin Reed

Sponsor the Krewe

“A Year in the Eye of Amon-Ra”

Ball XLIX – 2014

Captain: John S. Zeringue III


King XLIX: David Richerson 

Sponsor the Krewe

“Dreams and Fantasies”

Ball XLVIII – 2013

Captain: Mike Moreau


Queen XLVIII: Leonard Williams
King XLVIII: John S. Zeringue III

Sponsor the Krewe

“Carnivale – Twilight in the Jungle” 

Ball XLVII – 2012

Captain: John S. Zeringue III


Queen XLVII: Barry Rutherford

King XLVII: David Forth