Krewe of Okeanos


The Krewe of Okeanos invites you to join us for our 2011 Parade “Getaways” on Sunday Feb 10urary 10, at 11:00 am on the extended Uptown Route, with over 250 riders, 50 Units and 19 Floats, depicting the theme of this year’s precession.  Mr. Garth G. Gilpin reigns as Okeanos LXII accompanied on The Kings Float by  his Royal Pages, the parade will feature our 2010 Queen, Miss Martha Elizabeth Dart on the Queens Float accompanied by the 2011 Ladies in Waiting.  Leading our procession again this year will be the Archbishop Rummel Raiders  Marching Band. Other bands and units will include Prime Time Brass from New York, Brusley Marching Band, Several Dixie Land Marching Groups, Several Dance Groups, Several Shrine Units including The  Forhad Grotto Jester’s and Klowns, The Jerusalem Temple Dune Buggie and Motorcycle Escort Units.  The Krewe of Okeanos is also proud to announce Vince Vance, The Newest Member of the Louisiana Music Hall of Fame as the Honorary Grand Marshall of the this years parade, and you can ride with Vince on his float. To take advantage of this exciting opportunity email for an application and more information.