Krewe of You

Create Your Own Mardi Gras Krewe with New Orleans Artists and Carnival Experts
Tuesdays, January 12th – February 9th, 2021 | 4:30-5:30pm CT

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Krewe of You Virtual Art Class Series
Tuesdays, January 12th – February 9th, 2021 | 4:30-5:30pm CT

Mardi Gras in New Orleans will look a little different this year. Our favorite walking, dancing, marching, and rolling parades will be missed, but the opportunity to make Mardi Gras magic lives on. Revelers near and far are invited to an interactive activity series exploring the music, movement, and art that brings Carnival to life.

Krewe of You participants will learn from New Orleans’ most acclaimed Carnival krewe members and culture bearers to create all the elements of their own krewe. The series was created for students (ages 7+), families, and educators – but open to all! Click here to register!

Krewe of You Activity Schedule:

Date Theme + Activity Carnival Experts
Tuesday, January 12th Throws: Make Your Krewe Doubloons Rex Organization & Krewe of Muses
Tuesday, January 19th Music: Create your Krewe’s Song and Rhythm Gregory Davis of the Dirty Dozen Brass Band
Tuesday, January 26th Floats: Design Your Krewe’s Floats Krewe of King Arthur
Tuesday, February 2nd Dance: Choreograph Your Krewe’s Dance Camel Toe Lady Steppers
Tuesday, February 9th Costumes: Craft your Krewe’s Masks Krewe of Red Beans

No need to attend the whole series – sign up for as many as you’d like! Registration is pay-what-you-can and all donations will go toward KID smART arts education programs in New Orleans public schools.


Thank you to our sponsor, WWNO 89.9FM, and all participating krewes!