Carnival Time: Preparations underway for Krewe of Elks Ball

Staff Writer
Donaldsonville Chief
Front row left to right : Ty Ruben Theriot, Kohen David Folse and Hudson John Riche. Back row left to right: Evelyn Louise Landry, Charli Elizabeth Dugas, Hollyn Reece Truxillo and Bella Katherine Crochet.

Preparations are underway for the 84th annual Donaldsonville Krewe of Elks Mardi Gras Ball. This event will take place on Saturday, Feb. 18 at the Assumption Parish Community Center beginning at 7 p.m.

This year’s ball chairmen, Jessica and Stephen Folse, promise an evening filled with merriment and pageantry as they present “Under the Big Top.”

Pages and Heralds for this year’s ball are Bella Katherine Crochet, daughter of Past Exalted Ruler Micah and Tammy Crochet; Charli Elizabeth Dugas, daughter of Neal and Marcel Dugas; Evelyn Louise Landry, daughter of Peter and Lauren Landry; Hollyn Reece Truxillo, daughter of Josh and Kimberly Truxillo; Kohen David Folse, son of Stephen and Jessica Folse; Hudson John Riche, son of Exalted Ruler Niles and Ashley Beck Riche, Queen of Elks 1996 and Ty Ruben Theriot, son of Brandon and Tiffani Theriot.

Junior Maids are Stacey Gabrielle Allee, daughter of King Jolly Goodfellow LXXII Stacy and Wendi Allee; Brooke Marie Gautreau, daughter of Past Exalted Ruler Kevin and Jill Gautreau; Devyn Yvonne Hambrick, daughter of David and Lydia Hambrick; Miranda Michelle Landry, daughter of Todd and Cristel Landry; Madison Elizabeth Tripode, daughter of Brian and Amy Tripode; and Taylor Noel Walker, daughter of King Jolly Goodfellow LXXXII Robert “Robby” and Aimee Walker.

For ticket information, contact any member of the Donaldsonville Elks Lodge #1153 or Jennifer Delatte at La Petite Retreat located at 419 Railroad Ave., in Donaldsonville.